Groupe Fnac SA has announced its plans to raise €650m ($725m) through private placement of senior notes due 2023.

The company plans to use the funds for refinancing, as well as to pay certain fees and expenses.

Groupe Fnac is a culture, leisure, technology and consumer electronics retailer based in France.

"The Indian online furniture and home decor retailer plans to use the funds to expand its logistics and service network."

Depop has secured €7.4m ($8.25m) in funding through a group of venture capital firms.

A UK-based online buying and selling marketplace, Depop plans to use the funds to expand its presence in the US.

The venture capital firms involved in the transaction included Balderton Capital (UK), Holtzbrinck Ventures , Creandum , Red Circle Investments , and Lumar .

US-based online pre-owned car retailer Vroom (Vroom.com) has raised $50m in Series E funding round led by an existing investor, T Rowe Price Associates .

The company plans to use the funds to expand its operations into new markets.

Trendsutra Platform Services (trading as Pepperfry) has raised Rs2.1bn ($31.27m) in Series E round of funding from existing investors, including Goldman Sachs, Bertelsmann India Investments (BII), Norwest Venture Partners (NVP) and Zodius Technology Fund .

The Indian online furniture and home decor retailer plans to use the funds to expand its logistics and service network.