• CapitalG leads $21.5M investment in Aye Finance, its first deal in India

    13 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    India is a major part of Google's global focus. The company launched a new product in India last week as its program to bring free WiFi to the public registered its 400th railway station. Now, the U.S. tech giant is continuing to deepen its focus after CapitalG - its venture arm formerly known as Google Capital - made its first investment in India by backing micro-loan startup Aye Finance.
    CapitalG led the $21.5 million Series C round which also included participation from existing investors SAIF Partners and LGT, who were part of a $10.5 million investment in 2016. Since that round, Aye...
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  • With U.S. Withdrawal From The Iran Deal, Expect India-Iran Oil Trade To Take A Hit

    13 days ago - By Forbes

    With new sanctions set to take effect in Iran November, what does President Trump's withdrawal from the Iran deal mean for India and Indian companies conducting business with Iran?
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