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A deeper look into Reebonz, the online luxury retailer

04 October 2018

Prada. Givenchy. Louis Vuitton. Most people would consider such luxury brands to be inaccessible – at best, to be bought once in a lifetime. To some, even the mere thought of entering one of these boutique stores might be a frightening prospect. It was a desire to make the world of luxury more accessible through […]

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Take a peak into the Indian startup ecosystem with Ben Mathias

01 October 2018

2014 was a watershed year for India’s startup ecosystem. Led by the mega funding rounds of ecommerce giants Flipkart and Snapdeal, who raised $1.91 billion and $861 million respectively, Indian startup funding multiplied many times over to hit $6.2 billion by the end of that year. The following year saw the Indian startup scene on […]

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Licious raises $25 million to revolutionize meat in India

26 September 2018

While farm to fork may remain elusive to many, it’s becoming a reality for Licious, which operates the entire supply chain for meat in India, from knowing precisely which farm the meat was from, to managing the process of converting it to pre-packed Licious branded meat products. It’s a whole new frontier for India’s growing food market, which […]

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Kissht raises Series C to consumer finance the future of India

12 September 2018

We’re please to announce our recent investment in Kissht. We led a US$30 million Series C round into the Mumbai based company alongside Russia’s Sistema Asia Fund. The company is redefining how Indians purchased consumer goods with a proprietary self-learning algorithm, which assesses their credit profile using over 2,000 digital footprints.

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Validus raises SGD 100 million for local SMEs

The alternative lending market is massive in Southeast Asia, but caution has to be taken in identifying credible borrowers, we are proud to share that within two years of our investment, Validus has facilitated more than SGD100M of loans to small and medium sized businesses in Southeast Asia. It’s a powerful validation of the growing […]

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Hansel raises USD$4 million Series A to streamline workflows for ProductOps

10 September 2018

Hansel completed a USD 4 million Series A funding round to spearhead its growth and expansion in international markets and increase its hiring efforts. Hansel.io has the penicillin for the pain felt by ProductOps teams in every company that develops apps. What was once a massive technology task involving long timeline and hair tearing experiences, […]

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