Mar 18, 2021 09:14 AM IST
GIFT City’s regulator IFSCA is considering the listing of Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs) on the exchange
- Nov 09, 2020 08:15 AM IST
One of the major complaints customers have against online retailers is the kind of packaging they use.
- Oct 08, 2020 09:41 AM IST
The boom in Edtech startups gives an impression that education is getting the priority it deserves, but the ground reality tells a different story
- Jun 10, 2020 03:23 PM IST
The exchange of information and best practices, as well as the provision of liquidity are the most crucial elements of startup support during this time
- Jun 08, 2020 03:56 PM IST
Jio Platforms is a tale of the triumph of chutzpah. When the rest of the world has been cowering, frantic about survival, Jio has put together one of the largest technology funding deals in history
- Feb 19, 2020 10:22 AM IST
Mounting losses, fast-paced expansion in almost everything, retrenchments, governance issues and inflated valuation metrics may emerge as speed breakers for Oyo
- Feb 05, 2020 04:15 PM IST
New initiatives will go a long way in making the new-age Indian startup entrepreneur a lot more confident.
- Jan 29, 2020 03:20 PM IST
As of 2019, India has more than 20,000 startups, about 9,000 of which are in the technology and Internet space.
- Oct 16, 2019 01:47 PM IST
From cab aggregation to food delivery, Uber has always seen fast growth in India. Online grocery may be no different if it manages to find the right operating model.
- Sep 26, 2019 02:46 PM IST
Softbank-invested WeWork’s IPO hit a bump due to valuations that seemed too high. A share buy-back by founder helped Oyo’s valuation jump three-fold within a year.
- Aug 19, 2019 03:54 PM IST
The ability to issue differential voting rights shares gives startup founders more room for raising funds without losing control.
- Aug 14, 2019 09:47 AM IST
Will relaxing angel tax rules encourage domestic capital inflows into startups? May not happen immediately but one more option is now on the table.
- Jul 23, 2019 09:47 AM IST
The famed startup story is showing cracks. Once a leader in unbranded products, ShopClues is an example of how lack of foresight and complacency can affect a business
- Jul 17, 2019 12:39 PM IST
Byju’s valuation is making news. The sheer size of India’s education market and growth prospects could be the key factor at play
- May 30, 2019 01:20 PM IST
The signature scheme is plagued by many bottlenecks. The government in its new avatar must summon courage to tackle the trouble spots
- May 01, 2019 12:40 PM IST
Ctrip buying into MakeMyTrip is the latest among Chinese firms nibbling at India’s new-age firms. This could set the alarm bells ringing elsewhere
- Mar 01, 2019 05:05 PM IST
Confidential IPO filings work, like it has in the US. But, the regulator must maintain confidentiality at its end as well.
- Feb 26, 2019 10:04 AM IST
The policy talks less about online commerce, more about data protection; declares data its ‘national asset’
- Feb 25, 2019 12:12 PM IST
Uber’s sole aim is to make its IPO successful and that is linked to how well it manages to sell the India growth story to the Street. A growing ride hailing business without the distractions of a food delivery business will allow it to do just that.
- Feb 22, 2019 06:08 PM IST
FreshMenu fits into Oyo’s core business, adding revenues and improving profitability. But the challenge is to reboot FreshMenu’s operations so that Oyo’s customers see value in its offering
- Feb 22, 2019 02:55 PM IST
The government has tried to address most of the concerns of the startup community.
- Feb 20, 2019 03:25 PM IST
The latest notification has kept most of the startups out of the angel tax net, but there are riders that could hurt the ecosystem.
- Feb 13, 2019 04:15 PM IST
In grocery delivery, Swiggy will have to fight it out with likes of Amazon, and Walmart backed Flipkart.
- Feb 06, 2019 02:50 PM IST
Angel tax is on the difference of fair market value and face value, but methods of determining fair market value is flawed.
- Jan 18, 2019 02:46 PM IST
The notification excludes startups who already received assessment notices and only people with certain financial stature can be investors and it is taking the form of an investment tax.