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Mumbai Becomes Asia's Billionaire Capital; Mukesh Ambani Tops India's List

Hurun India reported on March 26 that 94 new Indians have joined the global billionaires list, bringing the total number of billionaires in the nation to 271 with a combined USD 1 trillion worth.

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Alternative Credit Platform BlackSoil NBFC Secures INR 100 Cr from Existing Investors

The Mumbai-based firm plans to use the equity infusion to improve BlackSoil NBFC's credit profile and increase its borrowing capabilities.

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GetVantage Launches INR 100 Cr Rise-Up Fund for Women Entrepreneurs

Along with other NBFCs and AIFs, Mumbai-based GetVantage intends to disburse funds through its partnership with Varanium's Debt Fund and NBFC GetGrowth Capital.

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abCoffee Secures USD 3.4 Mn in Series A Led by Nexus Venture Partners and Tanglin Venture Partners

The Mumbai-based startup plans to use the raised money to speed up its supply chain and technological infrastructure in order to provide cheaper, faster-to-market on-demand coffee drinks.

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ID Verification Startup IDfy Secures USD 27 Mn from Elev8 Venture and Others

The Mumbai-based startup aims to deploy the raised funds to strengthen its standing as the top integrated identity platform in Asia and further expansion across the continent.

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Lighthouse Invests INR 229 Cr in Luggage and Travel Accessories Brand Safari Industries

This is the Lighthouse's second investment from the new fund, following an INR 284 crore investment in Series B in the fashion jewellery brand Kushal's.

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Meet Mumbai's Corporate Bus Service Provider

Cityflo operates a fleet of Mercedes Benz buses that have ergonomic, reclining seats and are equipped with air-suspension for comfortable ride

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RentRoomi To Enter New York, London, and Hong Kong

Currently, the start-up allows people to list a room or an entire property on the platform and only charges once tenants have moved in

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Kerala Tops Start-up Destinations of the Country: Report

The prospering ecosystem of Kerala has 2200 startups, surpassing its neighbouring states-Hyderabad and Chennai


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