How Fabindia's business model has become a source of inspiration for startups
As India modernises rapidly, it is also giving rise to numerous startups serving as a link between markets & artisans preserving traditional crafts.
Mumbai-based EPS raises Rs 40 crore from Aavishkar
EPS, set up in 2011, offers services including end-to-end ATM management and transaction p...
Angel Network sets up social impact investment arm
Angel investors are now seeking to invest in socially relevant enterprises at the seed-sta...
Power of ideas 2012: How services of 5 tech startups have turned into revenue-boosters for large Indian firms
Airtel and Vodafone use sophisticated call-management products developed by Noida-based mCarbon Tech Innovation to block unwanted calls.
Power of Ideas 2012: Exciting start-ups that straddle sectors from water to education
The number of patients suffering gastroenteritis has reduced sharply in Mandavgan Pharata, a small village in Pune district.
Arohan Financial shelves IPO plan for now, to focus on Rs 1,800 crore fundraising
"IPO is not on the cards right now as markets have not been very exciting for the past one year now"
Sebi sets up panel to suggest norms for social stock exchanges
Sitharaman in Budget had proposed a social stock exchange for social enterprises and voluntary organisations.
Arohan Financial Services to raise Rs 315 crore in equity
The MFI’s capital infusion will expand its net worth to Rs 750 crore.
Arvind SmartSpaces launches new affordable housing project in Ahmedabad
The development will consist of around 1200 units with a configuration of 2 BHK.
Social stock exchange: Will it improve access to capital for social enterprises?
Gajendra Singh Shekhawat just laid out a detailed road map on water for the next five years.
Microfinance to mega dreams: Aspiration should be to financially include over 400 million lives in India
In terms of reach, microfinance sector has created an astonishing last-mile connectivity infrastructure where over 60,000 lending officers meet 100% of their clients every week/ fortnight/ month.
Neev Fund, others pour Rs 66.5 crore into Odisha-based Milk Mantra
This is the first round of funding raised by the company after it mopped up about Rs 80 crore from Eight Roads and Aavishkaar in June 2014.
Loan waivers: No silver lining for farm sector
Competitive populism is building serious stress for lenders, which could soon mar the credit cycle itself.
Utkarsh looks to raise Rs 125-150 crore from existing investors
World Bank's invest arm IFC sold a part of its holding in Utkarsh -- 4.9 per cent -- to Switzerland-based responsAbility Investments AG in August.
Karadi Path, an education services company, has raised $2.3 million from Pearson Affordable Learning Fund
City based Karadi Path, an education services company, has raised $2.3 million in a series A round of equity capital from Pearson Affordable Learning Fund.
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