SaaS platform Hasura picks up USD 25M in series B funding round

San Francisco and Bengaluru headquartered startup Hasura, which is based on developer focused tooling products has announced on 9th September, 2020, that it has secured USD 25 million in series B funding round. The round was led by Lightspeed Venture Partners. The round was led by Lightspeed Venture Partners. Existing investors including Nexus Venture Partners, Vertex Ventures, SAP.iObFund and Strive...

Raising Series-B Funding

It is believed that seed is raised on vision, Series-A is raised on hope and Series B is raised on pure facts and figures. This is the third funding round of a start-up. The starts-ups are not generally referred to as ‘Start-ups’ in this stage, rather they are referred to as “Businesses” or “Companies”. Some businesses can be classified as...

Series A Funding and How To Get It

As a founder, you may have secured capital for the first time as seed fund which was invested by a VC or an Angel Investor. The funds served their purpose in helping you with operations, salaries of your team, proof-of concept, R&D and testing. After having achieved the development milestones and proof-of-concept at the early stage of a startup,...

English learning app OckyPocky raises US$ 400K in seed funding 

English learning app OckyPocky raises US$ 400K in seedfunding

Gurugram-based English learning app for children OckyPocky announced in September 2020 that it has raised US$ 400K in a seed funding round, led by Lead Angels Network. Proceeds from the funding round will be used to expand sales competences and develop its technology to meet the surging demand. Amit Agrawal, Former Youtube India head and IIM Bangalore alumnus founded the startup...

Brüush raises 6.5M CAD in Series A funding 

Brüush raises 6.5M CAD in Series A funding

Vancouver-based D2C e-commerce startup that sells electric brushes, Brüush has raised 6.5M CAD in a Series A funding round held in September 2020. The startup has not disclosed the names of the investors who took part in the funding round. Brüush claims this round was oversubscribed, exceeding its original 4M CAD target. Capital raised will be used for enhancing tactical...

The Japan External Trade Organization to present 15 Japanese startups at Disrupt 2020 

Disrupt 2020

The Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) will be presenting 15 innovative Japanese startups at Disrupt 2020 that will be hosted virtually this year by TechCrunch. The event will take place from 14-16 September 2020. The startups will demonstrate their products and services from the Japan Innovation Showcase Virtual Pavilion during the conference. About Disrupt 2020 Disrupt 2020 is a five-day non-stop...

TOP 10 LegalTech Startups of the USA

TOP 10 LegalTech Startups of the USA

LegalTech Startups are one of the newest and emerging fields in the startup sector and ideally so because they offer everyone around them indispensable flexibility in carrying out their legal obligations. The LegalTech field is disrupting the traditional legal industry by giving clients easy access to legal services in consort with offering its employees to work in a fresh, less...

French startup reciTAL raises €3.5M in funding 

French startup reciTAL raises €3.5M in funding

Paris-based Document Intelligence Solutions startup, reciTAL has raised €3.5M in a funding round held in September 2020, led by Breega, a European VC firm. Capital raised will be used by the startup to enhance its development and become the go-to platform for automated data extraction. Gilles Moyse and Frédéric Allary founded reciTAL in 2017. They believe that the latest advancements in Natural...

Chile’s NotCo raises US$ 85M in Series C funding 

Chile’s NotCo Raises US$ 85M in Series C funding

Chilean FoodTech startup, NotCo has raised US$ 85M in a Series C funding round held in September 2020, led by Future Positive (the investment arm of Frederick Blackford and Biz Stone), L Catterton Partners (the largest global consumer-focused private equity firm), and General Catalyst. Existing investors such as Kaszek Ventures, The Craftory, Bezos Expedition, Endeavor Catalyst, Indie Bio, Humbolt...

Seattle based ThruWave secures US$ 6.4M Seed Financing 

Thruwave

Seattle based ThruWave, a 3D millimetre wave (mmWave) imaging for supply chain and logistics has raised US$ 6.4M in Seed funding round. Its total funding stands at US$ 7.2M. The funding round was led by E14 Fund and Ubiquity Ventures. Other participants in the round included WRF Capital, Root Ventures, Blue Sky Capital and Tsingyuan Ventures. In-Q-Tel, Inc., a not-for-profit...