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Exchanges, crypto startups hold their breath ahead of Supreme Court hearing

It was December 2017, and there was a mad rush for Bitcoins. Prices of the cryptocurrency touched a high of $20,000 in the global market, and Indian crypto…

PE firms emerge as source of capital for late-stage start-ups

PE firms provide an important alternative to late-stage investors such as SoftBank, Tencent and Alibaba. Photo: iStock Mumbai: Private equity (PE) firms are emerging as an important source of capital…

Fintech insurance start-ups grabbing attention of private equity, VC firms

Fintech start-ups working on the insurance domain are fast grabbing the attention of private equity and venture capital firms as innovative product offerings, digital experience coupled with lower…

Most Indian Startups Create Jobs, Clone Western Ideas and Close Down Due to Lack of Funds

New Delhi: The Indian startup space is a throbbing job-generator, however, mere replication of Western ideas and lack of technical innovation is forcing venture capitalists to restrict funding ,…

Bhamashah Techno Fund: Meet The 7 Startups Funded By Rajasthan’s Bhamashah Techno Fund

“I firmly believe that to build a successful and perfect startup ecosystem, the factors required are government policies and regulations, capital resource, knowledge resource, human resource, infrastructure, and…

Fintech, SaaS, AI help B2B startups gain momentum in India

B2B startups have come into the reckoning with a growing number of investors keen on putting their money in these companies, in a great boost to the ecosystem …

Zone Startups India launches Next Big Idea contest to help startups enter Canada

Zone Startups India is set to launch the sixth edition of the Next BIG Idea Contest, a flagship program of the tech accelerator. This contest, first started in…

Check out the top VC investments in tech startups this week

Several tech startups had a reason to celebrate this week as they managed to attract venture capital investments. These included bus aggregator Shuttl getting a big cheque from online…

Amazon spurs delivery startups with shot at $300,000 profit

Amazon is also offering qualifying military veterans $10,000 in reimbursements to get their own delivery business started. Amazon.com Inc.’s ever-expanding retail empire is going to need more workers…

Indian startups at war against humanity’s greatest enemy – ‘Bullet’ against superbugs on target

Bugworks became the first company in Asia to receive investment from CARB-X, the U.S. government’s main funding vehicle for the fight against superbugs Anand Anandkumar’s father was a…