ICICI Bank launched a new offering for start-ups

New Delhi: With an eye on the growing number of start-ups, India’s second-largest private sector lender ICICI Bank on Thursday launched a new offering, iStartup 2.0, for the segment with improved features. Under the programme, ICICI Bank’s customers will get a current account in three variants that will offer additional...

Flipkart launches its startup accelerator program ‘Flipkart Leap’

Bengluru: Flipkart, India’s homegrown e-commerce marketplace, today announced the launch of ‘Flipkart Leap’ — the company’s first startup accelerator program to help new and upcoming startups grow, scale, navigate challenges and in turn contribute to India’s growing entrepreneurial ecosystem and boosting ‘Start-Up India’. With the call-for-entries beginning today, Flipkart Leap...

Startups see reduced funding due to COVID-19: survey

Mumbai: A recent survey of 250 start-ups has revealed that the COVID-19 pandemic has had an unprecedented impact on the businesses, with 70 percent saying that their business has been impacted, and some others shutting operations. The survey titled "Impact of COVID-19 on Indian Start-ups" conducted by FICCI (Federation of...