15 search results for "start-ups"

New Faces of Money Lending

Taking loans from banks used to be easy for established businesses, salaried people and for people with good credit scores (750+). Higher the credit score, lower the interest rate. But recent rise in loan defaults by big businesses and individuals has shaken the whole lending industry and led to extensive soul searching to discover innovative ways to tackle this market segment. With credit demand ...

Consolidated Circular for ease of compliance of Start-ups

In order to provide hassle-free tax environment to the Start-ups and boost the overall eco-system, series of announcements have been made by Hon’ble Finance Minister in her Budget Speech of 2019 and on 23rd August, 2019. To give effect to these announcements, Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has been issuing various circulars/clarifications in this regard. Vide Circular No.22/2019 dated 30.08....

Fintech Lending – “Unlocking Untapped Potential”

NASSCOM’s Fintech Lending – “Unlocking Untapped Potential” underlines how Fintech lending market have evolved in recent years. This report focuses entirely on Fintech lending segment under the broader Fintech umbrella. We have traced the evolution of Fintech Lending industry in India while highlighting the key drivers for growth, trends, challenges and opportunities. The report also highlights new...

Xperience AI- a platform to Co-Ideate, Co-Innovate, Co-Create

NASSCOM CoE – DSAI, towards catalyzing co-innovation and accelerate adoption by Indian Enterprises, had organized “Xperience AI” on 5th July in Bangalore. The program, under CoE’s Innovate2build platform, was to help user enterprises Co-Ideate, Co-Create and Co-Innovate disruptive innovations (with start-ups) and solve critical business problems and enhance the industry’s competitive edge. The pro...

Blank Sheet Approach to Crafting an effective Talent Acquisition Strategy for Start-ups and Small Enterprises

This thought piece is created by Niyati Goel, Global Rewards CoE Lead, AirAsia Group Crafting a talent acquisition strategy is becoming critical to small start-ups and new businesses as TA is the immediate fuel to the business. It is often the first function ever set up within the HR umbrella for start-up environments looking to scale up. To power your enterprises’ growth is often a challenge. Whi...

Policy Advocacy: Public sector procurement to have more conducive framework to help start-ups

Very recently my startup thought of exploring the requirements in the public sector with the Government of India, thanks to the opportunity listing of tenders provided by Nasscom. It is a great initiative to make innovative startups interested in exploring their solutions to Public Sector organisations too. We did explored few RPF’s and RPQ’s to see if our innovative and cost effective...

Boardroom 3: Unlocking the Value from start-ups- A Corporate view

Ganesh Natrajan, Executive Chairman and Founder of 5F World Themes of Discussion: – How can smaller companies scale and partner with larger companies? – Is there a value for large companies to engage with start-ups? How do we engage? – What are the Best practices and Dos and Donts while engaging with start-ups – What do members in the discussion believe start-ups and young ...

Co-Innovation: Enterprise Start-up Collaboration

Overview:  NASSCOM’s “Co-Innovation: Enterprise Start-up Collaboration” underlines how Enterprises and Start-ups work together to solve the industry issues and create new products and services. The report covers different aspects of collaboration like collaboration types, bottlenecks, technology focus areas, kind of support, etc. The report is a result of in-depth interviews with over 30 Enterpris...

CBDT clarification related to angel tax on start-ups

The income tax department has noted the concern related to angel tax being levied on startups, basis represnetations made by various stakeholders.   In the recent letter addressed to principal commissioners, the CBDT has advised:  No coercive action be initiated for recovery of outstanding demands Expeditious disposal of appeals by commissioner appeals   While fair market value evaluation continue...

Digital Start-ups: time for a second wave!

This blog is authored by Dr. Ganesh Natarajan, Chairman, 5F World | Global Talent Track I Skills Alpha | Kalzoom Advisors| Social Venture Partners India I Pune City Connect I NESConnect It was to be the greatest opportunity – for young folks looking for instant success and corporate executives wanting to flex their entrepreneurial muscles.  Start-Up India beckoned millions of wannabe Bezos and Job...

Funding slowdown in tech start-ups – a curse or a boon??

Snippets from our start-up report to be unveiled in October at NASSCOM Product Conclave, Bangalore Amidst the regular hue and cry around drying of funds, the spirit of start-up entrepreneurs remains undefeated. In this blog, we are going to understand ‘WHY’. The overall funding this year may have gone down by 20% to 30%, but does that mean our start-up ecosystem is in a state of turmoi...

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