Here is the snapshot of all the Funding, Mergers & Acquisition deals happened in India for the week starting 12th December. We also somehow missed to cover the funding deals prior week to last, so we will cover it in this edition itself.
Funding, M&A Deals of the Week [Nov12th 2011 to Dec 25th 2011]
|Funded Company / Acquired Company||Deal Type||Who Funded /
|pepperfry.com||Series A||Norwest Venture Partners||USD 5 Million||To scale up its Lifestyle Ecommerce platform.|
|Transmart India||Acquisition||Future Group||Not Disclosed||For its infrastructure in warehousing & real estate|
|Innovis Telecom Services Pvt Ltd||Series A||Nokia Growth Partners||Not Disclosed||To help expand wireless and broadband telecom networks in India|
|Waterlife India Pvt Ltd||Private Equity||Matrix Partners||Rs. 22 Crore||to expand its scale in potable water space|
|Ariose Software Pvt Ltd||Acquisition||MobileWave Group plc||Rs. 6 crore||To expand its footprint|
|ShopClues.com||Angel Funding||international angel investors (unnamed)||> USD 2 Million||To expand its horizontal yet-to-be-launched Ecommerce platform|
|Sports Nest Retail (India) Pvt Ltd||Angel Funding||Blume Ventures||Not Disclosed||To scale up its ecommerce sports focused website|
|Vortex Engg. pvt. Ltd.||Private Equity||Tata Capital, Aavishkaar Venture Management, Bamboo Finance and Venture East||Rs. 37 Crore||N/A|
|Freecultr.com||Series A||Sequoia Capital||USD 4 Million||to develop & market their e-commerce platform|
|Mytrah Energy India Ltd||Private Equity||PTC India Financial Services||Rs. 100 crore||N/A|
|Trivone Digital Services Pvt Ltd||Series A||Accel Partners||Not Disclosed||More here|
|Kidloo.com||Series A||N/A||Rs. 32 Crore||News|
|Teach for India||Series A||Omdiyar Networks||USD 2.5 million||to cover new schools and expand its operations|
|Mygola.com||Seed Funding||Dave McLure, Blumberg Capital, Lewis Cheng, Mac Harman, Sandeep Bapna, Priyavrat Bhartia, Aldo Monteforte and Alvaro Gutierrez||USD 1 Million||To scale up travel operations of Mygola.com|
|Fetise.com||Series A||Seedfund||USD 5 Million||to scale up & market their invitation only e-commerce platform|
|Endurance Technologies Ltd||Private Equity||Actis||USD 71 million||For general expansion|
|Biochem Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd||Acquisition||Cadila Healthcare Ltd||Not Disclosed||To strengthen ops in the Indian pharma market|
|ScaleArc||Series A||Trinity Ventures, Nexus Venture Partners||USD 5.3 Million||to scale up operations in the US market & resource hiring|
You can check out coverage of all the previous Weekly Funding & M&A deals round-up here.
Note: Even though we try our best to bring you all the funding / M&A deals of the week, there are always ones which go un-reported. Most of the deals which we put up here are published on multiple websites, and we do refer them to provide the accuracy of deal in question. If you know of the any that we have not covered, please let us know and we will be more than happy to add it to the list!