Edtech startup Creative Galileo raised USD 2.5 million in Seed round

Creative Galileo, an Edtech startup, raised USD 2.5 million in a Seed funding round led by Kalaari Capital on 12 October 2021. Investors: Kalaari Capital led the latest round of funding with participation from eminent angels such as Jinesh Patel, Harish Bahl, Shashin Shah, Atul Nishar, Ashwin Puri and Giridhar Malpani. The Objectives behind the funding: The company plans to deploy...

Global Venture Capital Firm Antler partners Bernie Li to join its Canada Office

Antler, a Global early-stage venture capital firm, has named Bernie Li as a partner in its Toronto office. He will be posted in Toronto and join the company's senior management team, bringing twenty years of experience as an investor and company founder to the support of Antler's rising entrepreneurs. About Bernie Li: Before joining Antler, Bernie co-founded Pure Energies, a prominent...

India based Edtech startup ForeignAdmits raises USD 458K in Seed round

ForeignAdmits, an Indian technology-enabled Mentorship based platform, ForeignAdmits raised USD 458k (INR 3.5 crore) in a seed finance round led by Unicorn India Ventures on 11 October 2021. Investors: Unicorn India Ventures led the latest round of funding with participation from eminent angel investors, namely RiDiK Technology from Singapore, Manoranjan Mohapatra, Kumar Siddhartha (CEO, Greytrix), Chandra Shekhar Sharma (HoD, Physics,...

Insuretech – Making Insurance personal

Insuretech where insurance is now leveraging the advantages of technology is making insurance more personal rather than the old cohort-centric model. Insurance even today is complex for a retail individual to grasp its language, complex offerings, and disclaimers. Buying policies needs the help of advisors, and the credibility of these advisors tends to be low. New technology has the...

Top 10 Healthcare Startups in Germany

The global healthcare market is expected to reach USD 11,908.9 billion by 2022, growing at a CAGR of 8.9%. Germany stands as the 3rd largest market for healthcare and medical products and is No. 1 in Europe, and the country's healthcare industry is growing at the rate of 5% per annum. The German medical device market is one of...

Airbase Partners with Silicon Valley Bank to extend its Comprehensive Spend Management software to SVB Business Cardholders

US-based Airbase, the only comprehensive spend management platform available for small and mid-market companies, has announced a strategic partnership with the bank of the world's most innovative companies and their investors, Silicon Valley Bank, on 6 October 2021. Airbase and SVB Partnership will lead to: SVB's business cards can now be managed with Airbase's spend management platform, which automates accounting and spends...

World’s first fully robotic pasta restaurant startup Cala raises Euro 6.5 million in pre-seed round

Cala, a French pasta restaurant using advanced robotics to make "high-quality" meals accessible to everybody, raised Euro 5.5 million in a Seed funding round led by BACKED VC on 6 October 2021. Investors: BACKED VC led the latest round of funding with participation from Possible Ventures, Kima Ventures, Quiet Ventures, and Acequia Capital. The Objectives behind the funding: The company plans...

India-based cryptocurrency startup CoinSwitch Kuber raises USD 260 million in Series C round

CoinSwitch Kuber, a Karnataka-based crypto trading platform, raised over USD 260 million co-led by Coinbase Ventures and Andreessen Horowitz (a16z) on 6 October 2021. The startup has turned unicorn with this latest funding round. Investors: New investors Coinbase Ventures and top Silicon Valley fund Andreessen Horowitz (a16z) co-led the latest funding round with contribution from existing investors Tiger Global, Sequoia...

Singapore based Fintech startup Qapita raises USD 15 million in Series A round

Qapita, a Singapore based equity management SaaS platform, raised USD 15 million in a Series A funding round co-led by East Ventures (Growth Fund) and Vulcan Capital on 6 October 2021. Investors: East Ventures (Growth Fund) and Vulcan Capital co-led the latest round of funding with participation from NYCA. In addition, existing investors, including MassMutual Ventures, Endiya Partners, Alto Partners,...

India-based proptech startup hBits raises an undisclosed amount in seed round

hBits, a Maharashtra-based proptech startup, raises an undisclosed amount in a seed funding round from several eminent angel investors and others on 5 October 2021. Investors: Several prominent angel investors contributed to the latest round of funding namely Ambit founder Ashok Wadhwa Family Office, Patni Family Office, Managing Director of an International Property Consultant, Tushar Mehendale, Amith Agarwal, Haptik co-founder...