Tuesday, Nov 30, 2021


Funding Alert: CoreStack Raises $30 Million, Park+ Bags $25 Million, And More

Nov 24, 2021 Outlook Business Team

The funding will help CoreStack continue its rapid pace of growth and innovation with its AI-powered continuous and autonomous cloud governance at scale, while also making strategic headway with expansion into new markets.

Purplle Raises $75 Million In Funding Round Led By Kedaara, Sequoia Capital India, Others

Oct 31, 2021 Aditya Rangroo

The Mumbai-based company said in a statement it plans to use the funding to augment the company’s goal to deliver 6-8X growth in the next 5 years.

Healthtech Startup Cloudphysician Bags $4 Million In Pre-Series A Round From Elevar Equity

The company said in a press release that it will use the funds to expand its global footprint and invest in commercial, medical, technology and data science talent.

Insurance Provider Acko Raises $255 Million In Fresh Funding, Reaches $1.1 Billion In Valuation

Oct 28, 2021 Outlook Business Team

The startup said it plans to use the fresh funds to expand its healthcare offerings and hire more talent across technology, product and data science roles.

Porter Raises Rs 750 Crore In Series E Funding From Tiger Global, Vitruvian Partners

In a press statement on Monday, the company said that it would leverage the proceeds to consolidate its position by acquiring further talent and expand into the top thirty-five Indian cities by 2023.

21 October, 2021

Funding Alerts: IDfy Bags Rs 86 Crore From TransUnion, Blume Ventures; Questt Raises $6.75 Million From Celesta Capital, Premji Invest

Outlook Business Team

Ashok Hariharan, founder and CEO at IDfy, said a billion more people globally are expected to enter the formal economy over the next 5 years.

21 October, 2021

Skyber Raises Rs 40 Lakhs Through Encubay Angel Network

Aditya Rangroo

The investment will provide Skybar access to the additional services of the Encubay network that include $2 billion worth of business credits and discounts.

20 October, 2021

EV Energy Firm Sùn Mobility Nets $50 Million In Funding From Vitol

Outlook Business Team

Sun Mobility said in a statement this strategic investment will enable significant acceleration and expansion of the company’s services across India and select global markets.

20 October, 2021

Fintech Firm CredAble Bags $30 Million In Series B Funding From Oaks Asset Management, Others

Outlook Business Team

The Mumbai-based company said in a statement it will use the funds to enhance its platform to innovate and penetrate deeper into the ecosystem in order to provide working capital solutions.

19 October, 2021

Funding Alert: Agritech Startup Onato Bags $2.2 Million From Vertex Ventures, Omnivore, Others

Outlook Business Team

Vedant Katiyar, cofounder at Onato, said more than 60 per cent population of India is dependent on agriculture and yet tech penetration in the agri-supply chain is quite low.

Photo Gallery

A dog swims through the floodwaters following heavy rains at Periyar Nagar near Chennai.

PTI Photo

The newly appointed Naval Chief Admiral R Hari Kumar inspects the Guard of Honour during a ceremony at South Block, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Kamal Kishore

The newly appointed Naval Chief Admiral R Hari Kumar (R) being welcomed by the outgoing Naval Chief Admiral Karambir Singh at South Block, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Kamal Kishore

In this image provided by Twitter, Parag Agrawal poses for a picture. Newly named Twitter CEO Agrawal has emerged from behind the scenes to take over one of Silicon Valley's highest-profile and politically volatile jobs.

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PSG player Lionel Messi reacts after winning the 2021 Ballon d'Or trophy during the 65th Ballon d'Or ceremony at Theatre du Chatelet, in Paris. Messi won the Ballon d'Or for seventh time.

AP Photo/Christophe Ena

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