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Sebi tweaks investment norms | Mint

Live Mint 18 Aug 2022
The Securities and Exchange Board 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 ...

8vdX helps early-stage founders raise venture debt using marketplace model

Financial Express 18 Aug 2022
Debt funds-Stop playing defensiveAlso Read ... Also read Stride Ventures 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.

Polygon leads investment in venture studio SuperLayer’s $25 million fund

The Block 18 Aug 2022
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.

Emirati CEO helps entrepreneurs realise their dreams, in the UAE

Gulf News 18 Aug 2022
“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’s valuation surges by $100 m in latest fundraise

Financial Express 18 Aug 2022
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.


Longview News-Journal 18 Aug 2022
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.

'If you f--k up in the biggest ways, you can be redeemed': Silicon Valley just ...

Business Insider 18 Aug 2022
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.

Funding winter bypasses early & seed stage dealmakers

Financial Express 17 Aug 2022
Early-stage VC fund Prime Ventures 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.

Exponent Energy raises $13 million in Series A funding

The Times of India 17 Aug 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 startup to scale 15-min rapid EV charging with $13 mn funding

The Siasat Daily 17 Aug 2022
Indian EV startup Exponent Energy, 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.

Exponent Energy raises Series A round of $13 million led by Lightspeed

Your Story 17 Aug 2022
EV Rapid Charging startup Exponent Energy 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.

Backed by 300+ Senior Go-To-Market Executives, Stage 2 Capital Announces $150M Fund III

Victoria Advocate 17 Aug 2022
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.

EV charging startup Exponent Energy raises $13 million in Series A round

Business Line 17 Aug 2022
... (EV) charging infrastructure startup has raised $13 million in a Series A funding round.

Shima Capital Debuts with $200 Million to Support Web3 Founders through "Crypto Bear Market"

Victoria Advocate 17 Aug 2022
"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 Shima Capital.

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