funding Archive

World-first virtual pregnancy wins top funding

An international project to create a world-first virtual pregnant uterus has won the University of Auckland’s Bioengineering Institute major New Zealand funding. Bioengineer Dr Alys Clark and biomedical scientist Dr Jo James have been awarded $954,000 from New Zealand’s prestigious Marsden Fund over three years to research the anatomy and physiology of the blood vessels

SpherePay, Singapore’s Homegrown Mobile Payment App Raises Over USD 10 Million in Funding

On track to become Southeast Asia’s Biggest Mobile Payment Platform  Funding and affirmation of strategic partnership with oBike    Acquired over 5 million users in Southeast Asia   SINGAPORE – Media OutReach – 30 January 2018 – SpherePay, Singapore’s homegrown mobile payment app, announced today that it has completed its fundraising exercise which saw the

Investoo Group Secures £7.5 Million in Funding For Further Acquisitions

The seven-figure credit line follows several acquisitions this year, including Invezz.com, RoboAdvisors.com and SocialTradingGuru.com. Leading financial trading affiliate firm Investoo Group is pleased to announce a £7.5 million (7,500,000 GBP) credit line that will fund further acquisitions in the trading industry, as well as expansion into new areas within finance. The London-based affiliates firm seeks

Arts organisations win funding to take Welsh culture to India

Eleven Welsh arts projects will bring Welsh culture to India as part of the UK-India 2017 cultural season. Mumbai, 9th February 2017: During the year Welsh and Indian creative professionals will travel to each other’s countries to work together and develop, produce and perform new work. The projects have been designed by arts organisations and

StartupKafe launches WomenWave Program to Support Women Entrepreneurs with Funding & Mentorship Opportunities

1000 Women Entrepreneurs from across the country will be mentored to nurture their business ideas and realize their goals.  Pune, October 25, 2016 — After the beginning of the Startup India crusade on 16 January 2016, the startup community in India has been getting the genuinely necessary help. The crusade was initially declared by Prime

Faircent gets $1.5 million funding from BCCL’s Brand Capital

Gurgaon, August 11, 2016: Faircent.com, India’s largest peer to peer lending platform catering to retail and business loans has raised USD 1.5 million funding from Brand Capital, the ad-for-equity investment arm of conglomerate, Bennett Coleman and Co (BCCL). Commenting on the development, Mr. Rajat Gandhi, Founder and CEO said, “The investment proves and strengthens our

Imarticus Learning CLOSES funding

Mumbai, March 2, 2016: Imarticus Learning is pleased to announce the completion of its primary funding process to fulfill its vision in becoming India’s leading player in Finance and Analytics professional education.  Existing investors like Amit Nanavati, Investor and entrepreneur (IIMA Alumni), and new investors like Tashwinder Singh, Director– KKR, Anil Gudibande – 1 Crowd

Megawatt electricity storage system for the transition to renewables: Research project into redox flow batteries receives funding from Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy

New production process allows industrial use and power outputs in the two- to three-digit megawatt range / German Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) provides 3.9 million euros funding for “extruded plate” project as cross-sector collaboration between industry and research With demand for energy storage solutions rising rapidly in connection with the transition to

PlanMyMedicalTrip.com receives funding worth Rs. 1.25 crores from Angel Investors

Aims to strengthen presence, boost the digital experience and venture into newer geographies with the raised capital Mumbai, January 6, 2016: PlanMyMedicalTrip.com, a platform that offers international patients access to medical care at competitive prices, recently announced the news of its 1.25 crore funding from three angel investors – Bhanu Vikram Parsotam, Rohan Desai and Paras

Edutainment start-up ConveGenius raises INR 2 Cr. in a fresh round of funding via Enablers

New Delhi, November 17, 2015: Noida and Singapore based Ed-tech start-up, ConveGenius, has raised INR 2 Cr. in a fresh round of funding aided by ‘Enablers’(www.enablersinvestment.com), a web-based platform, connecting and facilitating fundraising transactions between investors and startups. The investment comes as a pre-Series A round while the company prepares for the larger Series A