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Startups see RBI’s fintech sandbox as a positive but wary of some clauses

Mumbai: Startups have welcomed RBI’s proposal to start the so-called regulatory sandboxes where they can test out new financial products in realtime with limited regulations, but are wary of some of…

Sequoia picks 8 Indian startups in first cohort for ‘Surge’ accelerator program

Three months after announcing its first early-stage accelerator program Surge, the venture capital firm Sequoia India has finally picked up the first cohort of startups. Eight Indian startups,…

Meet The 8 Indian Startups From First Cohort Of Sequoia Surge

The Venture capital firm Sequoia Capital, after two months of announcing its startup accelerator and incubation programme Surge, has released the list of 17 startups selected in the first cohort,…

Eight Roads arm invests $4.5 million in wealth management startup Kuvera

Mumbai: The strategic fintech investment team of Eight Roads, the proprietary investment arm of Fidelity International, has made its first investment in India, putting in $4.5 million in Kuvera,…

What the BJP and Congress have to offer startups in their 2019 election manifesto

The first phase of General Elections in the country has kickstarted. And as people vote to decide the fate of the country – both the ruling party Bharatiya…

Startups get angel tax breather: 277 startups secure all-clear from Income Tax department

New Delhi: As many as 277 startups have got an all clear certificate from income tax department, shielding them from the what has been popularly dubbed as the angel…

Pulse42: The Most Happening Startup Party Comes To Bengaluru – Are You Game?

It’s been six years, we have been working tirelessly to foster the startup ecosystem and help entrepreneurs succeed, while, constantly adapting to the needs of our readers and…

Purposeful innovation: How startups are solving challenges plaguing Indian healthcare

India is poised to be the world’s third largest economy by 2030, according to Economic Affairs Secretary Subhash Chandra Garg. While India has witnessed strong economic growth in recent years,…

Two startups use new-age tech to  help connect artists with enthusiasts

We profile two tech startups that are using technology to solve very different problems. Bounce:urban mobility solutions As a technology-focused startup, Bounce is a smart dock-less urban mobility…

When is a company considered a startup and what is angel tax?

Recently, the government relaxed several rules related to startups and levy of angel tax on funds raised by startups. According to the new rules, an entity will be considered a startup up…