Khosla Ventures is Raising USD 400M Fund for Seed investments


In order to back early-stage start-ups Khosla Ventures is raising a USD 400 million seed fund, according to an SEC filling with the US Security and Exchange Commission, on Wednesday. Vinod Khosla, Keith Rabois, Samir Kaul, and David Weiden are listed in the new filing.

Menlo Park, California-based Khosla Ventures was founded by Sun Microsystems cofounder Vinod Khosla in 2004. It recently made investments in DB Networks, Seeo, ToyTalk, Helium, Mesosphere, LanzaTech New Zealand, MetaMind, Instacart among others. Till date, the firm has made investment in 321 companies.

The other firm that invests in seed rounds include Andreessen Horowitz, Formation8, SV Angel, True Venture and so on.

Previously, the firm closed USD 300 million in Khosla Ventures Seed Fund, USD 1 billion in Khosla Ventures III Fund and USD 1.1 billion in its IV Fund. In June, it started to raise a USD 1 billion fund.

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    BSE , NSE listed Intrasoft technologies is another e-commerce company with low base and unknown look interesting but making some losses like flipkart and snapdeal in online shopping division. It is good only for long term and patience investor.Venture Capitalist Intel Capital is investor of Snapdeal . They have also invested (around 12% holding) in Intrasoft technologies and sees good future of their fast growing online retail shopping 123stores dot com in USA and likely to launch first in Canada then in India. Very soon like Intel some of the other Venture Capitalist investor of FlipKart and Snapdeal like Yuri Milner’s DST Global , Tiger Global, Naspers , Iconiq Capital , Accel Partners, Morgan Stanley Investment Management ,Singapore sovereign-wealth , Nexus Venture Partners , Indo-US Venture Partners ,Bessemer Venture Partners , Kalaari Capita and Qatar Investment Authority will have eye on Intrasoft technologies

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