2017 in Review | LV Insights

Startup Data - Ecosystem and Platform, Sectors, Marketplace, Fundraising/Funded, Commit data, Investor Data   2017 in Review provides an update on the ups and downs in the startup ecosystem for...


Q3 REPORT FY 17-18

Our Startup Team analyzed 1000+ fundraising companies and 55 funded companies to create the 3rd Quarter Report for the financial year 2017 - 2018 (Oct - Dec, 2017). The average size of funding this...


Q2 Report FY 17-18

Our Startup Team analysed 950 fundraising companies and 80 funded companies to create the 2nd Quarter Report for the financial year 2017-2018. The average size of funding this year was $680k, 20%...


Q1 Report FY 17-18

Our Startup Team analysed 1000 fundraising companies and 120 funded companies to create the 1st Quarter Report for the financial year 2017-2018. The Data delivers insights into: The kind of sectors...


Year in Review

Data in Consideration for this report Funded Companies: 416 (Ecosystem Data) Fundraising companies: 2097 (Platform Data) Average funding: $566k Highlights 1. Sectoral Data The most funded sectors...


Q4 Funding Report

Apart from the more controversial news, *cough* it's been a quiet Q4 in the Indian startup ecosystem. In other news, Q4 saw 87 deals in the angel space with an average funding of $433k. Do note that...


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The India Scorecard (infographics)

This year, we kicked things off with the LetsIgnite Roadshow: a 7 city event with angel workshops, pitch sessions and networking which ran between 19th October 2016 and 19th December 2016. The...


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In Situ or Nah?

Silicon Valley, New York, Tel Aviv, Singapore, Bangalore and Berlin; top startup hubs in the world. (Yes, Bangalore is up there). These are cities equipped with resources, skilled individuals and a...


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Does Your Startup Team Make The Cut?

Here is one question every conversation you’ll have with an investor will include: Do you have the right team to execute your idea? #TEAM A top priority for any investor, and goes without saying...


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When Should I raise funds?

If you’re a founder and you probably are, we’re sure you’ve spent time on a white-board, skimmed Quora, googled various search variations and made maybe 10-15 phone calls asking trusted friends...