India: 1Crowd marks first close of its maiden venture fund at $3.5m Photo: Reuters Ishita Russell March 7, 2018 PremiumEarly-stage investment firm 1Crowd on Wednesday announced the first close of its maiden venture capital fund at Rs 23 crore ($3.5 million). Continue reading this story with a subscription to DealStreetAsia. Subscribe Already a subscriber? Log in Should your colleagues be reading this article too? Contact us for corporate subscriptions at firstname.lastname@example.org.