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    Sajan Pillai to set up US $75 million VC fund for startups

    Thiruvananthapuram: Sajan Pillai, former CEO of Kerala-based IT major UST Global, has announced plans to set up a $75 million venture capital fund to help startups. Pillai, who retired from the company early this year, said he will utilise his time now to help startups, with special focus on Kerala. “Startups here are faced with issues of […]

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    BookMyShow seeks to elevate $75 million

    BookMyShow’s current buyers—SAIF companions, Accel companions and Network18 Media and Investments Ltd—may also take part within the present day spherical. Mumbai: Bigtree amusement Pvt. Ltd, which owns on line leisure ticketing platform BookMyShow.com (BMS), is in superior talks to raise around $75 million (round Rs.500 crore) in its largest spherical of fund-raising yet, according to […]

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    Byju’s raises $75 million from Sequoia, Sofina

    Byju’s founder Byju Raveendran says most of the funding will be deployed towards product development. Mumbai: Education technology start-up Byju’s has raised $75 million (approximately Rs.500 crore) from venture capital firm Sequoia Capital and Belgian investment firm Sofina. This is the largest fund-raising in the education start-up segment in India. Founded by Byju Raveendran in […]