The Securities and ExchangeBoard of India (Sebi) has relaxed two norms governing overseas investments of Indian private equity (PE) and venture capital (VC) funds, thus expanding the scope of the capital that can be invested abroad ...Till now, PE or VC funds under Sebi’s ...
Debt funds-Stop playing defensiveAlso Read ... Also read StrideVentures closes $200-m second fund to aid startups ... “If a founder gets admitted into Y Combinator, that means they are most probably going to raise VC funding after graduation ... The firm is currently in talks with multiple accelerators and VC funds in India and abroad to expand its footprint.
Web3 venture studio SuperLayer has announced a new $25 million fund led by anchor investor and strategic partner Polygon, an Ethereum scaling solution ... The studio operates differently from a traditional VC firm by co-founding the projects with entrepreneurs and providing them with seed funding to develop the concept internally.
“So, when I got a job with the Khalifa Fund, my decision to give up a thriving career in management consulting to enter the sector, perplexed many ... Overall, the funding ecosystem continues to grow, and these gaps will be plugged with the entry of international venture capital (VC) firms such as US-based Sequoia Capital.”.
Fintech startup Jar, which offers gold-backed micro-savings, has raised $22.6 million in a Series B funding round at over $300-million valuation, making it one of the few fintech companies to raise a multi-million dollar round during a funding slowdown. The startup was valued at $200 million in its previous funding round in February.
She has more than 10 years of experience serving clients in the financial services sector with a focus on private equity, venture capital, fund of funds and hedge funds ... She has more than 10 years of experience in serving broker-dealers, VC and PE funds, RIAs, technology and life science companies, and commercial entities.
Yet that is what happened when Marc Andreessen, a cofounder of the vaunted VC fund Andreessen Horowitz, announced a massive investment in Flow, a new real-estate company from Adam Neumann ... staggering investment, which is the single largest check A16z has cut for a funding round.
Early-stage VC fund PrimeVentures told FE that it plans to give out average cheque sizes between $500,000 to $3 million this year ...Shashank Randev, co-founder of early-stage VC fund 100X.VC said the fund also increased its average cheque size from Rs 20-25 lakh when it first started out in 2019, to Rs 1-1.25 core per round in 2022.
The funding round was led by Lightspeed, with all existing institutional investors such as YourNest VC, 3one4 Capital & AdvantEdge VC also participating ... The funding comes just after Exponent raised undisclosed funding from the family office of Pawan Munjal, chairman & CEO of Hero MotoCorp.
Indian EV startup ExponentEnergy, which claims to have developed a battery that gets powered from zero to 100 per cent in just 15-minutes, on Wednesday raised $13 million funds led by top VC firm Lightspeed... All existing institutional investors, YourNest VC, 3one4 Capital and AdvantEdge VC, also participated in the latest funding round.
EV Rapid Charging startup ExponentEnergy said that it has raised $13 million in a Series A funding round led by Lightspeed. Existing investors YourNest VC, 3one4 Capital & AdvantEdge VC also participated in the round ... This funding now allows us to execute even faster and make 15-min rapid charging the new normal,” he adds.
Stage 2 Capital kicks off its oversubscribed $150M Fund III to continue its mission of supporting the next generation of entrepreneurs with both capital and go-to-market expertise ... With Fund III, the firm expanded to its third pod, pairing Liz (Cain) Christo, former NetSuite GTM executive and VC at OpenView, with Dan Heck, former VC at OpenView.
"As crypto-focused VC's continue to raise massive billion dollar plus funds, we identified a pocket of opportunity to support Web3 founders with their first institutional checks that are considered too small for other Tier 1 investors," said Gao, Founder and Managing Partner of ShimaCapital.