MEDIANAMA - Apr 7 - Matrimony.com has bought Bangalore based Matchify, a dating app that especially focuses on women with features like verified profiles, secure chat, profile visibility, abuse reporting and blocking. Matrimony.com was founded by Murugavel Janakiraman in 2008, and received venture funding worth $11.75 M from Yahoo! and Canaan Partners. Matrimony.com runs BharatMatrimony.com, a flagship matchmatching network. Earlier this year, BharatMatrimony’s competitor Shaadi.com had invested an undisclosed amount in dating app Thrill.
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