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Fintech funding: The pathway to rewarding corporate success for startups

Friday, February 10, 2017 | More »

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Fintech is the coming together of disruptive finance and pioneering technology. Since the time it has made its presence felt on the technological startup scene, it has consistently added newer dimensions to money transfer methodologies, fundraising campaigns, mobile payments and an array of other fi...

Indian startups

10 Industries Indian startups are disrupting by doing away with traditional middlemen

In the past decade, India has seen a tremendous boom in innovative startup businesses. Largely targeting the rush of the millennial age, many startup companies are finding huge success by targeting their efforts directly to the consumer. In the age of instant digital transactions and information, it...

6 February, 2017 | More »

biotech

Why are VCs getting interested in biotech companies?

VCs are getting interested in biotech companies because of many reasons. The biotech sector is brimming with huge growth potential. Flying high on the innovation pedestal, it has the charisma to bring India on the global biotech radar, creating VCs interest to invest in such companies that can provi...

2 February, 2017 | More »

seed-funding

Are you looking for seed funding? 7 reasons you are just in time!

The year 2016 has been challenging for startups, with a massive fall in funding, the lowest since 2014.  But it’s not all bad news. Despite the $24.1 billion drop in funding globally, many predict a stabilisation of the seed funding market, which is giving more confidence to both investors and en...

30 January, 2017 | More »

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Rural problems that startups can solve

Villages in India are defined by poor access roads, a population that ranges anywhere between a few hundred to a thousand, and much lesser access to utilities. In reality, they are far away from civilisation, and from many developments that have transformed the way towns and cities operate. The prol...

24 January, 2017 | More »

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What will be the driving force for startups in 2017?

India is going through the second phase of growth in startups, now referred to as Startup 2.0. The growth will be in large numbers, and Nasscom predicted that there would be 10, 500 startups in India by 2020. “The number predicted is lower as I see many more startups coming in. The dimensions of I...

18 January, 2017 | More »

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Successful Women Entrepreneurs in India

India has indisputably positioned itself as a world leader in business and technology. The tech-savvy entrepreneurs who thrive in these industries are known for their startling innovation and vivid insight. It is a male-dominated profession, with women making up a small, but very vocal, minority. Th...

16 January, 2017 | More »

Venture Capital

Venture Capital – Is This the Answer to Your Funding Dilemma?

You worked hard on your product or service, and now you want to market it harder. How to go about it? Certainly, you will need to raise capital to get your business off the ground. You may not be willing or able to obtain bank loans or a debt offering. Essentially bankers will only provide […...

12 January, 2017 | More »

How can startup founders raise money

How can startup founders raise money?

With a predicted increase from 3,100 startups in 2014 to more than 11,500 in 2020, the Indian startup market is booming and proving to be far more than a flighty trend. But with five being launched every week and roughly only one of them surviving, what is the key to raising Startup funds to ensure ...

26 December, 2016 | More »

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Do Startup Hubs Matter?

Many startups are being founded in India every day. In 2014 alone, around 3100 new startups were born. Many startup hubs have also emerged, to facilitate collaboration among entrepreneurs. Startup hubs are a recent phenomenon in India. But it is undeniable that startup hubs have a positive effect on...

20 December, 2016 | More »

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