Matrimony.com leading matrimony sites has recently acquired Bangalore-based dating app, Machify.
Matchify is a dating app specially designed for women that helps find likeminded people looking for serious and meaningful relationships together. The app comes with some special features like verified profiles, secure chat women can initiate with men directly, control over profile and pictures uploaded and abuse/block. Matchify is currently available on Google Play store and has inbuilt features like mobile verification, photo screening, relationship status check, etc.
Matrimony.com, also known for its Bharatmatrimony.com website was founded in the year 1997. The company in its initial days got backed up by Draper International which still holds stakes in the company. Canaan Partners, Mayfield and Bessemer Venture Partners are some other investors of the firm.
Major rival for Matrimony.com is Shaadi.com that recently bought about 25 per cent stake in Delhi-based dating applications maker Thrill in a deal valued at close to $1 million.