PlumHQ, a Bengaluru, India-based based group health insurance startup, raised INR 7 crores in seed funding.
Global venture capital firm Sequoia Capital closed two funds focused on India and Southeast Asia.
Amid climate change and soaring pollution rates, a growing number of countries reject fossil fuels and foster the adoption of reusable energy sources. India is one of the fastest developing nations on earth, whilst being the second most populous one.
Apexx Global, a London, UK and Pune, India-based global payments platform, raised $8m in Series A funding.
Iron Pillar, a venture growth investor specializing in mid-stage technology investments in India, closed a strategic partnership with and an investment from Nitya Capital.
Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Byte Prophecy, an automated insights and big data analytics company based in Ahmedabad, India.
Indusface, a Bengaluru, India-based application security SaaS startup protecting web and mobile apps, secured $5m in funding.
Jio Platforms Limited, an Indian large mobile operator, received a $5.7 billion (INR 43,574 crore) investment from Facebook (Nasdaq: FB) .
NoBroker, a Bangalore, India-based apartment rental marketplace, raised $30m in additional Series D funding.
FarEye, a New Delhi, India-based SaaS logistics platform, raised $25m in Series D funding.
Juspay, an Indian payment company, raised USD$21.6m in Series B funding.
Unacademy, a Bengaluru, India-based learning platform provider, raised a Series E round of funding of $110M.
Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) are teaming to help deepen the reach of entrepreneurs and startups that are focused on social impact and sustainability.
RTP Global, a global venture capital firm focused on early-stage technology investments, is launching a $650M fund.
Accenture (NYSE: ACN) opened its third Innovation Hub in India, expanding its innovation capabilities for clients.