Indian startups are on a fund raising spree and the fund that tops the most active institutional investor list includes followed by Saif, Helion , Blume & NVP.
A total of 132 deals totaling INR 6690 CR was pumped in H1 2014 startup ecosystem*.
Angels Are On A Rise
Angel + Seed Investment deals are more than Series A and Series B. This is definitely a good news, but will this lead to Series A crunch?From what investors keep saying – there is a crunch of Series A fundable startups as well. It’s a chicken and egg situation, maybe?
City wise data
– Bangalore is seeing the most Series B rounds, followed by NCR region and Mumbai.
– Mumbai and NCR have witnessed more Series A round than others. Which also translates to more Series B in the coming months.
– As far as sectors are concerned, Enterprise startups are mostly favored in Bangalore circle. NCR takes the cake when it comes to ecommerce.
– Mumbai and NCR leads in Internet startup funding.
Industry And Funding Trends
Finally, education is making a comeback.
Sector Wise Funding Details