Short-Video app Mitron closes USD 5M series A funding 

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Indian one month old short-form video start-up, Mitron announced on 17th Aug, 2020, that it has raised USD 5M in series A funding from Nexus Ventures Partners. Other participants of the funding round include 3one4 Capital and Lets Venture syndicate led by an angel investor named Arun Tadanki. The start-up previously raised USD 20M in a seed round. The latest...

Omaze raises USD 30M in Series B funding to fuel international expansion 

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Los Angeles-CA, US based leading online fundraising Platform as a Service (PaaS), Omaze announced on 13th August, 2020, that it has raised USD 30M funds in series B. The investment round was led by FirstMark Capital. The other investors include Inherent Group, Causeway Media Partners, Penni Throw's of Copper, BDMI, Gaingels, Tusk Ventures and Guy Oseary. Managing Director of FirstMark...

Teachmint bags funding from Better Capital 

Teachmint bags funding from Better Capital

Bangalore-based EdTech startup Teachmint has announced its first round of funding in August 2020, led by Better Capital and joined by Titan Capital (a venture firm started by Snapdeal co-founders Kunal Bahl and Rohit Bansal). The amount of funding was not disclosed. Proceeds from the round will be used for product development, ensuring customer satisfaction and onboarding maximum tutors from...

Agritech start-up BigHaat raises USD 2.2M in pre-series A round from Rockstud Capital 

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Bengaluru based, AgriTech PaaS (Platform as a Service), BigHaat has announced on 11th August, 2020, that it has secured USD 2.2 in its pre-series A funding round. The investment was led by Japanese investor Rockstud Capital and Beyond Next Ventures. Existing investor Ankur Capital and angel investors also participated in the round. The new funding brings the total capital...

AgriTech startup Aruna secures US$ 5.5M in funding 

AgriTech startup Aruna secures US$ 5.5M in funding

Indonesia-based AgriTech startup Aruna has secured US$ 5.5M in funding in August 2020, from existing investors East Ventures, AC Ventures and SMDV. Capital raised in the funding round will be used by Aruna to develop its fisherman community network by expanding to more coastal parts and augment its operations into new domestic and export B2B markets. The startup runs an online...

Terra.do bags US$ 1.4M in seed funding 

Terra.do bags US$ 1.4M in seed funding

Online climate school Terra.do has raised US$ 1.4M in seed funding in August 2020, from Stanford Angels and Entrepreneurs (India), BEENEXT Emerging Asia, Zerodha-backed Rainmatter Capital, and renowned angels from India and the USA. The California-headquartered startup runs online learning programs and has a group that assists individuals across the globe hone their skills into working on tough climate change...

Thirty Madison raises US$ 47M in funding 

Thirty Madison raises US$ 47M in funding

New York-based healthcare startup Thirty Madison has raised US$ 47M in a new funding round held in August 2020, led by Polaris Partners and existing investors Maveron and Northzone. Johnson & Johnson Innovation- JJDC, Inc. also joined the funding round as a new investor. Thirty Madison has raised a total of US$ 70M to date. Amy Schulman, a partner with Polaris...

US based Impossible Food secures another USD 200M 

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Redwood City, California, US based startup, Impossible Food announced on 14th August, 2020 that it has bagged a funding of USD 200M from technology sector hedge fund Coatue. The start-up claims to deploy the new investment to fuel its research & development, increase its retail presence in the international market, commercialize new products like Impossible Pork, steak, milk etc. and...

SaaS platform Anchanto raises USD 12.1M in series C round 

Anchanto

Singapore based SaaS (Software as a Service) startup, Anchanto, which is specialized in eCommerce announced on 14th August 2020, that it has raised USD 12.1M in series C funding. The participants of the funding round include a joint venture between state run Swiss Post and French national post La Poste, Telkon Indonesia's corporate venture arm MDI Ventures and Asendia. As...

FinTech startup Clik bags US$ 3.7M in seed funding

FinTech startup Clik bags US$ 3.7M in seed funding

Cambodia-based FinTech startup Clik has bagged US$ 3.7M in a seed funding round held in August 2020, led by Openway and Poems Pte Ltd. along with numerous angel investors, a third of which are based in Cambodia. Capital raised will be used to enhance its product engineering and customer service teams as it advances towards its official launch in Cambodia...