Mobile payment startup Ezetap secures $24M from Social+Capital, Helion, others

Mobile payments service provider Ezetap Mobile Solutions Pvt Ltd has raised Rs 150 crore ($24 million) in Series C funding from existing investors The Social+Capital Partnership, Helion Advisors, Berggruen Holdings, Horizons Ventures and other investors. Ezetap will use the money to expand its employee base and increase the number of Point of Sale (POS) devices deployed across [...] [...]

Mobile security startup Wegilant raises $500K in pre-series A funding

Mobile security app Wegilant has raises $500,000 in pre-series A funding from NASSCOM’s Ravi Gururaj, former Gupshup CTO Viswanath Ramachandran and other investors. Gaurav Sharma, Director  of Yahoo Inc; ,SINE-IIT Bombay Business Incubator; RippleWave and an unnamed IT security firm have also put money in the company, as per a press statement. The funds from [...] [...]

Ccube Angels and Frontline Strategy invest in backpacker portal Wetravelsolo

Ccube Angels, a Singapore based angel investors’ community and Mauritius-headquartered investment firm Frontline Strategy Ltd have acquired a minority stake in,  a online platform that organises special interest tours for solo travellers., which is run by Kulmin Trocializing India Pvt Ltd, did not disclose the size of the investment. “Wetravelsolo is a simple yet [...] [...]

Apparel renting portal Klozee raises seed funding from TracxnLabs, an online platform which rents out designer apparels, has secured an undisclosed amount in seed funding from startup incubator TracxnLabs and other unnamed angel investors. Bangalore-based Klozee will use the funds to venture into Mumbai and Delhi within a month. “We are enabling women to wear something new and fashionable every time they go out [...] [...]

Last minute hotel bookings app NightStay raises $500K in seed funding, a mobile-based marketplace for last-minute hotel bookings, has raised around $500,000 in seed funding led by Vivek Bihani of Bedrock Venture Management Pvt. Ltd. Rajesh Sawhney, founder of GSF, and Shailesh Vikram Singh, executive director of SeedFund, also participated in the funding, as per a press statement. NightStay Travels Pvt. Ltd, the company behind [...] [...]

Practo raises $90M from China’s Tencent, Sofina, Google Capital, Yuri Milner & others

Practo Technologies Pvt Ltd, a web-based clinic management software developer and medicare listings provider, has raised $90 million in Series C funding led by Chinese media and technology conglomerate Tencent Holdings Ltd. Marquee institutional investors such as Sofina, Sequoia India, Google Capital, Altimeter Capital, Matrix Partners, Sequoia Capital Global Equities and Russian investor Yuri Milner [...] [...]

Tech platform for property brokers Sunday Realty raises $785K

Sunday Realty Solutions, which operates a listings and customer relationship management platform for real estate agents, has raised Rs 5 crore ($785,000) in early stage funding from IPAL Fund Managers’ Ramesh Jogani and Shailesh Viswanathan. US-based investor Jay Srinivasan, former head of global strategy at Dell, also put money in this round. DoPoints Marketing Services [...] [...]