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Russian Deal Round-Up: Eruditor (Intel Capital, Runa), KupiVIP (MCI Management)

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Posted by: admin @ 03:43 [25. 10. 12]

Intel Capital and Runa Capital have invested $4 million in Eruditor, that operates several web-sites that help book specialist labour. Launched in 2006, Eruditor Group manages online work-for-hire labour marketplaces for doctors, beauty masters, tutors, and others. Eruditor was founded by CEO Egor Rudi and CTO Sergey Kuznetsov. The Central European private equity firm MCI [...]

Top 10 Russian Web Startups of 2011

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Posted by: admin @ 06:21 [22. 12. 11]

In September 2011, Russia became the largest Internet market in Europe with 51 million online users. Who are the top emerging internet companies that disrupt the Russian market. Find out below a list of top 10 Russian web startups of 2011. 1. Oktogo.ru Having raised $5 million in venture capital from European early-stage investors, Oktogo.ru [...]

Bessemer, Balderton and Russia Partners Invest $55 Million in KupiVIP.ru

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Posted by: admin @ 02:51 [14. 04. 11]

Bessemer Venture Partners, Balderton Capital and Russia Partners (Siguler Guff‘s Russian investment arm) have acquired a significant stake in the leading Russian online shopping club KupiVIP.ru. The private equity firms invested $55 million in Series C in KupiVIP. The existing investors Accel and Mangrove Capital also particiated in the round that included the acquisition of [...]

Russia Partners Close to Acquiring 20% of KupiVIP.ru for $40 Million

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Posted by: admin @ 01:47 [3. 03. 11]

Siguler Guff‘s Russian investment arm, Russia Partners is close to acquring a large stake in the leading Russian online shopping club KupiVIP.ru. The private equity firm Russia Partners is completing negotiations to purchase a 20 percent stake in KupiVIP for $40 million, according to newspaper RBC Daily, thus implying KupiVIP valuation of $200 million. The [...]

KupiVIP Launches Luxury Shopping Club KupiLUXE.ru

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Posted by: Quintura @ 14:18 [20. 04. 10]

Privat Trade, which operates the leading Russian online shopping club KupiVIP.ru, has launched luxury shopping club KupiLUXE.ru. KupiLUXE.ru sells luxury brands via special offers to its registered club members. The luxury brands include Bulgari, Chanel, Dior, Giorgio Armani, Dolce&Gabbana, Fendi, Mont Blanc, and the others. Launched in 2008, KupiVIP.ru has 1.5 million registered members. KupiVIP.ru [...]

Russia’s “Vente Privee” Are Taking Over Online Shopping in Russia

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Posted by: Quintura @ 12:32 [12. 10. 09]

The Russian online shopping clubs KupiVIP.ru, Collection-Privee, and others are taking over the local market when the tsar of online shopping clubs, Vente Privee is reportedly being circled by strategic buyers at a massive, $1.5 billion valuation. The online shopping club champion, KupiVIP.ru is approaching 1 million registered users. Founded in 2008, KupiVIP.ru is financed [...]

WomanJournal.ru Investor Direct Group Acquires Stake in KupiVIP.ru

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Posted by: Quintura @ 13:23 [22. 06. 09]

Direct Group, which recently sold its Russian mail order business Na Dom to Otto Group of Germany, has invested an undisclosed amount in exchange for a minority stake in online shopping club KupiVIP.ru, according to KupiVIP.ru CEO Oskar Hartmann. KupiVIP.ru investor Nikolay Mitushin of ABRT Fund confirmed the investment. As part of the deal, Direct [...]

Online Shopping Club KupiVIP.ru Raises Second Round

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Posted by: Quintura @ 03:34 [26. 03. 09]

The online shopping club KupiVIP.ru , which is operated by Privat Trade Ltd and organizes designer brand online sales in fashion and fashion accessories with discounts of up to 70% off boutique prices, has raised several million USD in the second round of funding from Mangrove Capital Partners, Arlan, and ABRT Fund. The company previously [...]

Mangrove Capital Invests In Russian Online Shopping Club

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Posted by: Quintura @ 11:58 [27. 10. 08]

When it comes to online shopping in Russia, the venture capital investors are looking for proven business models and projects that can generate revenues from the very beginning. The largest Russian online shop Ozon.ru, which often called ‘Russian Amazon’, has raised $18 million from Index Ventures and the others. I recently suggested that for an [...]