Morning Star gets a $13.1m  boost in revenue in its first quarter after Pitchbooks’ acquisition

Despite the increasing flow of capital in the global private capital market in recent decades, finding comprehensive information on private companies has gotten more difficult. Only a decade old, PitchBook is considered one of the 4 major information providers of VC and PE performance. The company offers a subscription-based database of a wide array of…

Gig economy leader Freelancer.com, sees its stock price soar by 155% since IPO

With the help of technology, talented professionals across the globe are revolutionizing the concept of work through the pursuit of project-based careers in lieu of traditional employments, creating what is now commonly known as the gig-economy. In less than a decade since inception, Freelancer.com has quickly become the go-to marketplace for the participants of the…

Only 8.6% companies encrypt their cloud data! Skyhigh wants to fix this with its latest update

As the movement of all things tech-related to the cloud continues to grow at an exponential rate, massive loads of sensitive data are being migrated to, and stored in the cloud. Currently, it is estimated that the average company uses more than 1,400 cloud-based applications. Surprisingly, a very small number of the cloud service providers…

Snapdeal: From Unicorn to ‘White’ Elephant

The last decade has seen the most remarkable growth in the startup ecosystem in India. Most of these technology-based start ups have focused on innovation to disrupt existing business models. The founders of these startups have been high on energy and motivation to make an impact on a variety of industries, such as e-commerce, healthcare delivery, transportation, education,…