Funding in the first half of 2020 was led by $500 million raised by Byju’s from Tiger Global and General Atlantic (in two separate deals) and $300 million secured by FirstCry from SoftBank. Zomato, Swiggy, Unacademy and Bou
All startups are born on the back of a powerful idea and the passion to see the idea become a reality. Startups live through all kinds of challenges in their normal days, which are a rare occurrence for large organisations
'Some large corporates believe that they can create entrepreneurs and entrepreneur labs. This is good but the reality is that it's really the startup founder coming in, who has a different way of looking at a problem and solv
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VCs are currently focusing more on managing their existing portfolio of startups instead of making investments. The focus for startups is on conserving cash as most of the expenses are being diverted towards managing Covid-19
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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman had exempted DPIIT-registered startups from the 30 per cent tax levied on receiving investment against the issuance of shares “which exceeds the Fair Market Value of such shares."