Category: Investments

Being passionate is important for an entrepreneur; an investor must be objective, says Great Learning founder

Mohan Lakhamraju, among India &#x 2019; s most prominent educationists, now runs a leading management school and an e-learning platform where working specialists can update their abilities. &#xA 0; He started his journey at IIT-Bombay and went on to pursue a master &#x 2019; s degree in computer technology at the University of California, Berkeley. A […]

[Startup Bharat] Sambalpur-based hyperlocal startup Homvery aims to be the Urban Company of Odisha

The need for hyperlocal shipment is increasing … and increasing. Increased web penetration and using mobile phones have actually increased the need for online services, and start-ups such as Dunzo, Urban Company, and Genie are tapping the chance. Hyperlocal shipment services usually include online buying and shipment of products and services from mom-and-pop shops. According […]

What Is an Infopreneur: How to Ace the Modern Day Side Hustle

Over the course of the previous 20 years, the increase of the infopreneur has actually been rapid. Infopreneurship is an important method to make passive earnings for anybody who is extremely educated in one location. The very best part is that anybody can be an infopreneur —– although it won’’ t occur overnight. It may […]

Prosus SICA: Make technology universal, not assistive

As the world'’s second-most populated nation adapts to a brand-new truth, a large minority browses a much harsher one: 63 million Indians with loss of sight or low vision are in addition denied of human contact as social distancing continues in India. Paradoxically, Dipendra Manocha, who is aesthetically impaired and a veteran supporter for digital […]

Airbnb nears IPO as Asana and Palantir land their direct listings

Editor’’ s note: Get this complimentary weekly wrap-up of TechCrunch news that any start-up can utilize by e-mail every Saturday early morning (7 a.m. PT). Subscribe here . The going has actually not constantly been simple however the tech IPOs keep coming. Airbnb itself is nearly here, in what is most likely to be the […]

Key takeaways from UNDP India’s session on Accelerating Opportunities for Women Climate Entrepreneurs

According to information from the Department for the Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT), since February 1, 2020, there were 27,916 start-ups in India, making it the fastest-growing start-up community on the planet. In terms of gender parity and equivalent chance, the Index of Women Entrepreneurs 2019 ranked India 52 out of the 57 […]

[Funding alert] SaaS startup CustomFit.ai raises investment from Java Capital

No Code SAAS personalisation platform CustomFit.ai has actually raised a concealed quantity of financing in its pre-seed round, led by Java Capital. The round likewise saw involvement from financiers consisting of Upsparks, FirstCheque, and LetsVenture. Launched in May 2019 by Ashwin Kumar and Shoaib Mohammed, CustomFit.ai offers a hyper-personalised site by evaluating the insights from […]

Early-stage investing in India

Early-stage investing in India removed in the late 1990s throughout the innovation boom. All stakeholders in the start-up community, consisting of business owners and financiers, were trying to– in the Indian context– understand entrepreneurship, scale and development. Offered the crisis of the innovation investing area in 2001, the boom was brief. A number of years […]

[Funding alert] Silver Lake to pick up 1.75 pc stake in Reliance Retail for Rs 7,500 Cr

Private equity business Silver Lake Partners will invest Rs 7,500 crore in Reliance Retail for a 1.75 percent stake, the Mukesh Ambani-led business revealed on Wednesday. Earlier this year, Silver Lake had actually invested $1.35 billion in Reliance Jio. The PE giant'’s retail buy comes weeks after Reliance purchased a stake in Future Group, led […]