Monthly Archives: July 2016

How ‘Me-Too’ Startups Have Spammed The FoodTech Market In India

When industry veterans in the year 2015 debated on whether ‘hyper local’ will be able to replace ‘e-commerce’ in India, one segment that grabbed maximum investor attention was the FoodTech. The reasons were simple – touted to reach $78 Bn by 2018, growing … Continue reading

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CFO4SME – Financial Insights for Startups: Event Update 22.7.16

Many people have good idea about a new start up and wish to start the same but most of them are unable to execute the idea on ground and take it to a logical conclusion. Primary reason, many startup founders … Continue reading

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Startups Funding (18 July – 23 July)

Skrilo: mobile marketing & rewards platform Skrilo raised $1.5 Mn (about INR 10 Cr) in seed funding from angel investors including Anuj Srivastava and Arvind Tiku. The startup plans to use the raised capital for marketing its reward program to the … Continue reading

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News Roundup: Last Week (18 July – 23 July)

Commerce Ministry Launches Online Marketplace for Goods Procurement The Commerce Ministry launched a marketplace for online purchase of goods and services by various central government ministries and departments. The Directorate General of Supplies and Disposals (DGS&D) has developed the portal to bring … Continue reading

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Government planing to start rating MSMEs on 50 parameters

The government plans to soon start rating micro, small and medium enterprises on 50 parameters and classifying them into five categories as part of an initiative that is in sync with the Make in India program and Prime Minister Narendra … Continue reading

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4 Habits Every Indian Entrepreneur Must Inherit From The Silicon Valley!

Living an entrepreneur’s life over the past few years, I have constantly pushed myself to create a world class, global product and company. But I have always wondered why is it that very few Indian companies make it big globally. … Continue reading

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CFO4SME – Financial Insights for Startups Event 15.7.16, Noida

Fundraising is a critical task for every startup founder and it can become tedious if you do not have understanding of the finer metrics of the funding process like: What do investors look at before investing in businesses? How can … Continue reading

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