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Tiger Global reportedly pours more than $1B into SoftBank, saying its shares are “undervalued”

Tiger Global has poured more than $1 billion into SoftBank Group, according to the Financial Times. The newspaper reports that the firm told investors SoftBank’s shares are “meaningfully undervalu

China’s SenseTime, the world’s highest-valued AI startup, closes $620M follow-on round

SenseTime, the world’s highest-valued AI company with a valuation of over $4.5 billion, is back in the money again. The company raised $600 million in an Alibaba-led financing round announced la

After buying Flipkart, Walmart seeks allies to join its fight against Amazon in India

The rumors are true: Walmart has bought a controlling stake in India’s Flipkart. This isn’t a straight-up acquisition, however, because, rather than going it alone, the U.S. retailer is e

The future of e-commerce in India increasingly looks like an all-American affair

India’s technology industry is bracing itself for the next era of e-commerce warfare, which looks set to be waged and bankrolled by two gigantic corporations located halfway across the world: Am

Global tech firms and investors are reshaping Latin America’s startup environment

Julie Ruvolo Contributor Julie Ruvolo, a former writer for TechCrunch, is the head of editorial content for the Latin American Private Equity and Venture Capital Association. More posts by this contri

India’s Razorpay nabs $20M led by Tiger Global for its Stripe-like payment gateway

E-commerce remains among the biggest tech opportunities in India, one of the world’s most populated countries whose economy continues to rapidly evolve and now has over 500 million people connec

Iroko launches IrokoX online network to showcase Africa’s creative talent

Jake Bright Contributor Jake Bright is a writer and author in New York City. He is co-author of The Next Africa. More posts by this contributor EV startups Alta, Energica, and Zero could reboot the mo

India’s Quikr snaps up Hiree to grow its recruitment service

Indian classifieds startup Quikr has made an undisclosed acquisition to grow its recruitment business.

SoftBank Confirms OYO Rooms Is Buying Rival Budget Hotel Network ZO Rooms

It's official -- kinda -- OYO Rooms, the India-based budget hotel network that has raised $125 million from investors, is buying rival ZO Rooms.

Tiger Global Closes $2.5 Billion More To Continue Its Startup Investment Spree

November looks to be an auspicious month for power investor firm Tiger Global. The New York hedge fund raised $2.5 billion for new deals back in November 2014, and now, after a spending spree that has

Australian Financial Tech Company Tyro Payments Raises $72M Led By Tiger Global

Australian financial tech company Tyro Payments plans to challenge the country’s leading retail banks after scoring AUD $100 million (about $72 million) in funding from Tiger Global, TDM Asset Manag

SentinelOne Raises $25 Million To Attack Security Threats At The Kernel

SentinelOne, a startup security software provider that attacks security threats at the kernel of devices, has raised $25 million in a new round of funding to tackle the problem of endpoint protection

Fashion Discovery Site Roposo Nabs $15M From Tiger Global

Roposo, a discovery platform for fashion products, has scooped up $15 million in fresh funding from returning investor Tiger Global. Based in Gurgaon, Roposo lets users save items from different websi

Tiger Global Leads $30M Investment In E-Commerce Robotics Firm GreyOrange

Robotics is the latest area of interest in India for Tiger Global, after the New York-based hedge fund led a $30 million investment in GreyOrange, a company that automates e-commerce and logistics pro

Indian Media Startup News In Shorts Lands $20M Series B From Tiger Global

News In Shorts, the startup behind an India-focused mobile news app, has raised a $20 million Series B round from existing investor Tiger Global.

Indian Music Streaming Firm Saavn Raises $100M, Plans Expansion Into Video

Music streaming is the topic of the moment after Apple finally unleashed Apple Music. Good timing, then, for Saavn -- one of a handful of popular streaming services in India -- to announced a $100 mil

Stationary Bike Startup Peloton Expands Production And Distribution With $30M In New Funding

Peloton, the stationary bike startup with a built-in tablet for live streaming cycling classes, has raised $30 million in Series C funding in order to expand brick-and-mortar retail locations and a

Ola, Uber’s Big Rival In India, Raises $400M To Grow To 200 Cities This Year

Ola, the largest rival to Uber in India, has announced that it has raised a $400 million Series E round to fuel further expansion in India.

LimeRoad, A Fashion Scrapbooking Site Based In India, Scoops Up $30M Series C

LimeRoad, a New Delhi-based site that lets users create and share collages of fashion product, announced today that it has raised a $30 million series C led by Tiger Global, with participation from Li

Subscription Billing Startup ChargeBee Raises $5M Series B Led By Tiger Global

ChargeBee, a Chennai-based startup that helps companies manage their billing and subscription needs, is the latest investment for Tiger Global in India.
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