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PoshVine is a fintech startup that was founded in 2011, and offers payments-linked loyalty and engagement solutions to banks, payment networks, and businesses. Shashank Kumar, the Founder and Managing Director of Razorpay, spoke about what this acquisition means for the company, and the road ahead.
Kuku FM fundraise
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The venture raised $19.5 million in March, led by Krafton INC. Startup Street spoke to Kuku FM’s Co-Founder and CEO, Lal Chand Bisu, about its digital-first, tech-led approach, its focus on the 'Bharat' audience and the audio content boom in India.
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