The top venture capital deals that created a buzz in the tech startup community according to VCC edge, which is the data and research platform of News Corp VC circle. At least 12 venture investments were made in tech startups during the week so here we go from the smallest to the biggest deals of the week.
First, we have the fundraising by the online marketplace for wedding management "WedMe Good" the company raised 2.6 million dollars in a series around funding from orchid Asia group. The company which was founded in 2014 by the husband-wife duo on and Shahani and Mahuta honey helps prospective couples to plan everything related to their wedding. The company claims to have more than 30,000 vendors across 18 categories that include wedding venues for the grass's, planners, cards and videography.
Next, we have little black book raising five billion dollars in a series. A round of funding that buy-in Ventus. India and fund Japanese investors dream incubator and Akatsuki entertainment Technology Fund also contributed as did existing investors including bloom ventures and charity ventures founded by suit Rita Selwyn and through mater in 2013 little black book started out as an online discovery platform for food, events, lifestyle, culture, trip, and shopping.
The service focuses on curated and recommended listings in the city. On the third spot, we have the fundraising by launch area Taylor's Eve army led by existing investors odious. Technology Fund the company has raised around eight point six million dollars. As part of this bridge round of funding suvamay which was founded in 2011 by rich Arkell deals in lingerie loungewear swimwear nightwear and allied categories it recently A added categories like fashion, apparel to its offerings.
Next, we have digital payments for Part B, raising 15 point 5 million dollars in a series around funding new investor insight partners and existing investors. Sequoia Capital and B next participated in this funding round parate was founded by Cheniere Grover and Josh both Nick Ronnie in April 2018. Offline retailers can use piratebay zap to make digital payments using QR codes via UPI merchants can sign up instantly and can start receiving funds in their bank accounts.
Finally, we have the fundraising buy oil from Airbnb as part of the budget hospitality chains series. A round of funding the companies did not disclose the financial details but media reports have pegged the deal at 150 to 200 million dollars or you had in February raised 100 million dollars from Dede choosing as part of its 1 billion dollar announcing the round in September last year who has been on an expansion spree and is currently present in 500 cities across eight countries oh yo which was founded by Rita Shaw Agarwal in 2013 currently operates over 13,000 franchised or leased hotels and over 6,000 homes as part of its chain.
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