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IndiaLends named to the 2018 CB Insights Fintech 2018 List of Fastest Growing Fintech Startups


By Vivek K. Mobile: 09920183006 Email:indianshowbusiness@gmail.com

IndiaLends, a credit scoring and analytics platform, today announced that it has been named to the second annual CB Insights Fintech 250 list, a prestigious group of emerging private companies working on groundbreaking financial technology.

The CB Insights research team selected the Fintech 250 companies based on several factors including data submitted by each company as well as a Mosaic Score. The Mosaic Score, based on CB Insights’ algorithm, measures the overall health and growth potential of private companies. Through this evidence-based, statistically driven approach, the Mosaic Score can help predict a company’s momentum, market health and financial viability. There were 113 new companies introduced to the 2018 Fintech 250 list.

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Startups Club Announces Demo Day 2018 in Partnership with Startup India


By K Ashwin Mobile: 09920183006 Email:indianshowbusiness@gmail.com

Startups Club, in partnership with Startup India, the Government of India’s (Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion, Ministry of Commerce & Industry) initiative to boost innovation and create jobs, today announced Demo Day 2018, India’s biggest startup event. Scheduled to be held on the 15th & 16th of December at KTPO, Bengaluru, the venue will host over 10,000 attendees, including startup founders, corporates, students, experts, influencers, innovators, researchers and investors.

In addition to the Government’s ‘Startup India’ initiative, business software services company, Zoho, cloud infrastructure provider, DigitalOcean, technology business Incubator arm of VIT, VITTBI and Indian banking major, Kotak Mahindra Bank, are partnering with Startups Club for Demo Day 2018.

Salma Moosa, Founder and Managing Director, Startups Club said, “An entrepreneur works hard for years to achieve growth for their Startup. Startups Club has always enabled growth hacking strategies that bring tangible results. Demo Day for Startups Club from past 6 years has been an event that hacks the growth, builds connections and creates value for every attendee. Making this event open will enable every aspiring, budding and established entrepreneur to maximize their potential.”

Startups Club is reaching out to entrepreneurs and other stakeholders across tier I, II and III cities of India, through roadshows. As the biggest startup event in the country, Demo Day is a platform that encourages the ecosystem to grow through collaboration.

Demo Day brings an unprecedented set of opportunities over two days, enabling greater access and interactions between corporates, entrepreneurs, investors, & students; it is the perfect platform to meet entrepreneurs from all over the country.

Angel Investor, Mahesh Bhalla said, “Startups Club is India’s pre-eminent platform for early stage start-ups. As an investor, I am always on the lookout for path breaking ideas & gritty entrepreneurs; Demo Day provides the perfect opportunity to meet & interact with such exceptional talent from across the length and breadth of India.” Read more

Israel-India ‘Bridge to Innovation’ program launches six winning Israeli startups in India


By K Ashwin Mobile: 09920183006 Email:indianshowbusiness@gmail.com

Six Companies Selection for Bridge Innovations

The growing India-Israel relationship took a step further as six Israeli startups with innovative technologies in the fields of healthcare, agriculture and water management interacted with various Indian businesses. The innovation week 23-27 July was jointly started over a year ago by Indian Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi and his Israeli counterpart Mr. Benjamin Netanyahu along with Israel Innovation Authority (IIA) and Invest India and represents a peak in the relationship between the two countries. Designed with the purpose of helping Israeli companies leverage their technologies, develop, adapt and commercialize their innovation in the Indian sub-continent, the India-Israel Innovation Bridge is managed by the Israel Innovation Authority, the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP), Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Govt. of India and Invest India. Read more

Unicorn India Ventures comes calling to Kerala startups


By K Ashwin Mobile: 09920183006 Email:indianshowbusiness@gmail.com

Unicorn India Ventures announce three investments in Kerala — based startups – GenRobotic, SectorQube & Perfectfit Fashion. The Fund has been actively exploring investment in Kerala post partnering with Kerala Start-up Mission (KSUM), which is also an investor in Unicorn India.

With the State Government’s backing, KSUM is aggressively promoting entrepreneurship in the state aligned to the vision of Startup India and Unicorn India is at the forefront to provide strategic guidance and financial support to Kerala’s fast growing startup story.


Unicorn India Ventures is a Mumbai ­based VC fund that invests in early stage startups working on business ideas spanning sectors like consumer, enterprise, healthcare, ESDM and deep technology domains. These investments are made from Unicorn’s first fund launched in 2015 with investments across 10 startups made over the last 2 years.

Anil Joshi, Managing Partner, Unicorn India Ventures, says, “Kerala is the hotbed for growing startups in the country today. The State Government backed accelerator, KSUM, is working aggressively with the industry experts to nurture the startup ecosystem in the State and we are excited to partner with KSUM in fostering the spirit of entrepreneurship by way of investing and mentoring the Kerala-based startups, which is core to Unicorn India.” Read more