• India is one of the fastest growing economies inthe world and has emerged as one of the keydestinations for foreign investors.• With Foreign Direct Investments (FDI) havingbeen made to the tune of US $ 195 bn over thepast five years, India has managed to make it tothe top 10 Investment Destinations in the world.• Starting from the liberalization of the 90s to themore recent FDI in the multi brand retailsector, foreign players have helped ensure ahealthy competition in the market and thus adevelopment in the quality of the goods andservices provided.
Scene for the Indian Investors• Investors in India now have a huge plethora ofsectors to choose from for their investments.• A successful investor is the one who channelshis funds to fields where other investors havenot set foot and tap the unharnessedopportunities.• Investors are now looking for unconventionalmethods and are ready to take the risk,experiment on ideas and be trendsetters.
A new sector: Startup Companies• The Silicon Valley boom of the 1980s hasmanaged to reach India and startups are thehottest field for investment in India.• The ideas that these startups bank on areinnovative, tend to disrupt an existing market orcreate new markets and provide ingenioussolutions to the everyday problems we face.• These startups mostly use the web as a source ofmarketing and connecting to customers hencereducing the investment costs drastically.
Link between the investor and theentrepreneur• A few companies have sprouted up that providea common platform for the investors andentrepreneurs to engage with each other thusenabling the investors to invest in sectors of theirchoice.• There are a few other investment companieswhich directly interact with the Entrepreneursand are ready to invest on their ideas.Utthishta is one such seed fund that providesfunds for startups in return for an equity stake inthe company.
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