Indian venture capital firm Lok Capital has led a $3.5 million Series A round for Ummeed Housing Finance, a Delhi-based low-income property finance company.
Duane Park, an Indian trading firm, also participated in the round; Lok's Vishal Mehta and Duane Park's Anurag Bhargava will join Ummeed's board. The company will use the new capital to support its expansion...
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