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This new batch of 85 startups announced come from 28 different countries and will take part in a 6 month long accelerator programme. Startups from countries a diverse as Lithuania, the Netherlands, Russia and Romania are a part of this new batch.
Indian Startup Report [Funding Digest]: Q2 2013. Bangalore Leads In Number of Deals, Delhi Startups Raise More $$s
Deals in the starup space have grown both in terms of volumes and value, with investments in e-commerce making a comeback in the quarter. Data analytics companies and Internet companies also added to the total deal value.
A special bench of the Bangalore Income Tax appellate Tribunal has ruled that since discounted stock option plans are used to retain employees and not raise capital, it can’t be treated as capital expenditure or contingent liability, taxable under existing provisions.
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Today, let’s just appreciate others for staying put, for trying to change the world with limited resources, for taking all criticism and still going strong, for all entrepreneurs try to achieve.
The highest number of companies from outside the United States chosen for the program are from India. In all, 28 companies were chosen for the batch.
$174 million was invested across 54 deals (out of which amount for 20 deals were disclosed) across 9 different Industrial category in Q1, FY 2013.
Now a cynic would be arguably justified to say that these investments were made because of the “spotlight effect”.