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Come tech bubble or fundraising struggle, start-ups stay optimistic: Report

33% said they were looking to hire women in leadership roles, reports Tech in Asia

Kylee McIntyre | Tech in Asia 

The success rate for funded start-ups is less than 10%, and as many as 1,000 start-ups shut down last year. But that’s not stopping India’s start-ups from shooting for the stars. Around this month last year, there were around 19,000 start-ups in India.  50% of those surveyed tried their hand at fundraising last year. Of that group, 63% “did not have a favourable experience.” However, 94% of all survey respondents are looking to fundraise this year. Help wanted with investors 11% of surveyed start-ups were already profitable, but virtually ...

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