Unicorn Club

Razorpay Becomes Fifth Fintech Unicorn After Raising $100 Mn in Series D Funding

The company said it plans to deploy the new funds to strengthen RazorpayX, neo-banking platform and lending arm Razorpay Capital and hire about 500 employees by FY2021

Shipra Singh

· 3 min read

India Gets Its Second Edtech Unicorn As Unacademy Joins The Prestigious Club

Founded in 2015, Unacademy started as a YouTube channel before launching its own platform and a mobile app

Debarghya Sil

· 2 min read

Betting on the Small Guy: How Zilingo's Ankiti Bose Made It Big in the Fashion Tech Industry

In an interview with Entrepreneur Asia Pacific, Bose talks about how Zilingo got its start, and where the world is in terms of gender equality

Aparajita Saxena

· 5 min read

Bad Times for OYO May Pick up its Threads from Last Year

Hyderabad-based hospitality firm Conclave Infratech has filed a bankruptcy application against the hospitality unicorn

Shreya Ganguly

· 3 min read

The Unicorn Label Is Hurting Policybazaar. Here's Why

Yashish Dahiya, co-founder and CEO of Policybazaar Group of Companies gets candid about starting his business during the 2007 crisis, changing the insurance landscape in India and why he doesn't like talking about the unicorn status

Shipra Singh

· 7 min read

Indian Hospitality Unicorn OYO Hotels & Homes Widens Global Net Loss To $335 Million

Amid difficult times, OYO Hotels & Homes global consolidated revenue stood at $951 million for FY19

Shreya Ganguly

· 2 min read

First Cry Raises Rs 1,055 Crore In Series-E Round From Softbank

The firm raised $150 million from Softbank, last year in January, in the first tranche. The venture capital giant holds 46.6 per cent in the baby product retailer.

Prasannata Patwa

· 2 min read

Making of the Fastest Unicorn, Udaan

When the three co-founders left Flipkart, they had no 'concrete idea' but the resolve to work together

Prasannata Patwa

· 3 min read

Jessica Thomas

· 10 min read

This Edtech Unicorn Turned Profitable After Tripling Its Revenue in FY19

BYJU's recorded a revenue of INR 1,341 crore for fiscal year 2019

Shreya Ganguly

· 3 min read

Months after Clinching the Unicorn Status, Is This SaaS Startup Heading Towards an IPO?

According to a media report the year 2019 will be spent in readying the startup for an IPO

Bhavya Kaushal

· 2 min read