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Why SoftBank’s Flipkart bet demands a look into its India strategy

Why SoftBank’s Flipkart bet demands a look into its India strategy

Aman Malik and Keshav Sunkara 21 hours ago
Over the past two years, SoftBank Group Corp has not only emerged as an aggressive investor, globally, and in India, but has also readied a...
Exclusive: Trifecta, Kris Gopalakrishnan back Mukesh Bansal, Ankit Nagori’s CureFit

Exclusive: Trifecta, Kris Gopalakrishnan back Mukesh Bansal, Ankit Nagori’s CureFit

Bengaluru-based Cure Fit Healthcare Pvt. Ltd, which operates health and fitness platform CureFit, has raised fresh capital from venture debt firm Trifecta Capital Advisors LLP...
Indian e-commerce set to open up a new war front

Indian e-commerce set to open up a new war front

The events of the past few weeks could redefine e-commerce in India. While SoftBank led a record $4 billion round of investment in Flipkart, homegrown...
Flipkart's $2.4 bn fund-raise a shot in the arm, but it was the easy part

Flipkart’s $2.4 bn fund-raise a shot in the arm, but it was the easy part

For those who root for underdogs, India’s e-commerce market presented the perfect opportunity last week. Homegrown Flipkart, which claims to be the country’s top e-tailer...
Five things Flipkart must do to make most of SoftBank's dollars

Five things Flipkart must do to make most of SoftBank’s dollars

Six months, it appears, is a long time in the life of a consumer internet startup, enough for it to turn the corner. In the...
Exclusive: Accel Partners may sell part of Flipkart stake to SoftBank

Exclusive: Accel Partners may sell part of Flipkart stake to SoftBank

Manu P Toms 1 week ago
Flipkart’s earliest backer Accel Partners, along with key investor Tiger Global, may partially offload its holdings to Japan’s SoftBank Group Corp, which is investing $2.4...
Can SoftBank’s backing help Flipkart defeat Amazon?

Can SoftBank’s backing help Flipkart defeat Amazon?

TEAM VCC 1 week ago
Online retailer Flipkart has raised as much as $2.4 billion from Japanese telecom and Internet conglomerate SoftBank Group Corp. This investment will help Flipkart defend...
Flipkart raises $2.4 bn from SoftBank Vision Fund

Flipkart raises $2.4 bn from SoftBank Vision Fund

Binu Paul 1 week ago
In what is being dubbed as the biggest-ever private investment in an Indian technology company, Japan’s SoftBank Group Corp is learnt to have invested $2.4...
Exclusive: Amazon to pump in $63 mn to beef up logistics ahead of festive season

Exclusive: Amazon to pump in $63 mn to beef up logistics ahead of festive season

Amazon Transportation Services Pvt. Ltd, the logistics arm of e-commerce firm Amazon India, is set to receive Rs 400 crore ($62.75 million), filings with the...
Flipkart’s head of marketplace Anil Goteti to lead eBay India

Flipkart’s head of marketplace Anil Goteti to lead eBay India

Binu Paul 1 week ago
Flipkart has appointed its head of marketplace Anil Goteti to lead eBay India, which the homegrown ecommerce major acquired recently as part of a $1.4...
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