The strides made by the Indian startup ecosystem over the years have led to the emergence of a strong set of software product companies whose momentum has started to pick up the pace. Currently, the segment is dominated by software as a service (SaaS) startups, and the next step in this evolution will be the growth of deep tech companies.
NASSCOM, the leading trade body representing India’s technology industry, has been nurturing software product companies over the years and expects the export revenue from this segment to touch $30 billion by 2025.
“If we are getting brave, then it should be closer to $100 billion by the end of the decade,”
NASSCOM Product Council Chairperson Ramkumar Narayanan tells YourStory in an interview,
Ramkumar is optimistic about the growth of India’s startup ecosystem, particularly after the way businesses handled the COVID-19 pandemic.
“We believe the next 10 years are going to be a phenomenal growth vector for this ecosystem,” he adds. Read more.
Over the past couple of decades, AU Small Finance Bank has positioned itself as a bank for underserved and unserved low- and middle-class individuals. Hear Mayank Markanday, the head of Credit Cards Business at AU Small Finance Bank, delving deeper into the context of its recently introduced credit card promised to every applicant.
Editor’s Pick: Techie Tuesday
In this week’s Techie Tuesday, we feature Nitin Das, Co-Founder and Chief AI Officer at AiDAsh, a startup that builds artificial intelligence (AI)-first suite of solutions for an enterprise’s business operations. Nitin says his curiosity in technology has helped him forge a career in AI. Read more.
Bonds come in various formats like government securities, public sector bonds, corporate bonds, etc. This market predominantly has investors who belong to the HNIs, corporates, and institutions categories.
Founded by Ankit Gupta and Puneet Aggarwal in February 2020, Bonds India is keen to introduce retail investors to the world of bonds and show them how one can generate a higher return than a fixed deposit (FD). Read more.
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- Awadesh Jha, Executive Director at Fortum, said that Electricity (Promoting Renewable Energy Through Green Energy Open Access) Rules, 2021 allowing any consumer requiring above a 100KWh load to source their electricity from green sources outside could aid the electric vehicle industry.
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