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Largest Challenge Continues To Be That Of Wrong Perception: Bala C Deshapande
“We still need to work on building organisational cultures that allow women to deliver to their fullest potential.” - Bala C DeshpandeRead More
Gender Equality, Fair Policies, And Fair Opportunities: Where Does India Stand?
BW Businessworld asked some questions to the female founders and investors to understand the current status and the roadblocks that lie ahead for women at large. Read below the insightful feedback we receivedRead More
Evaluating Startups: Valuation or Value Creation?
When it comes to evaluating a startup through the lens of an investor, valuation is a key metric. However, in the rat race of creating valuation, startups miss out on the fundamental thing, which is value creation. A startup cannot succeed unless and until it solves a real customer problem. In the article, the author shares interesting insights on the metrics to look at before evaluating a startupRead More
Union Budget 2023: Insights From Founders and Funders Lens
Experts share their demands and expectations, which include, but are not limited to, parity in the treatment of LTGC for listed and unlisted securities and employee-friendly ESOPs. Moreover, the article slightly touches upon the roadblocks in implementing the policies and initiativesRead More
Funding in 2023: The Year of ‘Cautious Optimism’
India-focused funds are well-capitalised. As per recent reports, India-focused funds are sitting over USD 12.9 billion corpus of unallocated funds. These investors are looking at the right businesses with vision and a clear path to profitabilityRead More
A Larger Domestic Capital Pool Is What India Needs
The corrections in 2022 were quite natural and required. However, it also led to the segregation of the mindsets of long-term value creation vs short-term valuationRead More
Ahead Of IPO, KFin Technologies Secures Rs 675 Cr From Anchor Book
The anchor investors included marquee domestic funds such as Goldman Sachs Funds; Nippon Life India Fund, IIFL Private Equity Fund, Canara Robeco MF, Axis MF, ICICI Prudential Life Insurance etc and foreign fundsRead More
Investors At Chargebee Plans To Sell Stakes: Report
The investors at fintech unicorn Chargebee is in talks to sell a portion of their shares, the transaction might lead to a low valuation of around $1.5 billionRead More
Funders And Founders: The Rise and Rise Of Indian Capital
Apart from traditional asset classes, second generation entrepreneurs, high net worth individuals, and multimillionaires are investing in homegrown startupsRead More
Why Women Entrepreneurs Are More Resilient?
While men and women both have their own strengths, the scales are tilted towards men in societal acceptance when it comes to being a founder. It's time to break these myths and bring some balanceRead More