NETHERLANDS > U.S. based Symmetry announced expansion of its cloud hosting platform in Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Symmetry Significantly extending its global infrastructure, Symmetry provides SAP application management; security; governance, risk and compliance (GRC); and hosting services in Amsterdam. The Amsterdam cloud platform integrates with four other global platform deployments of Symmetry that is deployed with a new Tier 3 green data center. It provides hosting clients with greater operational flexibility, geographic redundancy and cost effectiveness for their More …

INDIA > PolicyBazaar raises funds from Wellington Management, True North and IDG Ventures.

policy bazaar logo EtechAces Marketing and Consulting, owners and operators of online insurance policy aggregator PolicyBazaar, has raised funds from Wellington Management, private equity firm True North and IDG Ventures India. The Gurgaon based company is valued around $500 million was founded in 2008 by IIT Delhi and IIM Ahmedabad alum Yashish Dahiya and has raised about Rs 1000 crore($154.8 million) till date. More …

SCOTLAND > Dublin based Staycity Aparthotels is set to open its first premium Wilde Aparthotels in Scotland’s historic King’s Stables Road

staycity logo Dublin based Staycity Aparthotels is opening a premium Wilde Aparthotels in the site currently owned by the City of Edinburgh Council which has been vacant since 2009. This historic location in King’s Stables Road in Edinburgh, Scotland hotel will offer apartments together with lounge, café and gym facilities. Expected to start development at the end of 2017 and expected to More …