Startup Investments in India: Amount and No of Deals

The below graph represents the yearly distribution of the total funding raised by the Indian startups so far. The startup investments in India hit an all-time high of $7.5 billion in 2018, representing a whopping 113.9% YoY growth.

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The above graph represents the startup investments in India, by funding amount and number of deals. The startup investments in India rose an astonishing 113.9% YoY in 2018, to a record high of $7.5 billion, according to data from Venture Intelligence.

SourceVenture Intelligence
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The growth in investment value was primarily led by the $1 billion investments in Swiggy and OYO during 2018.

Startup Investment Deal volume has consistently been falling from 629 deals in 2015 to 476 deals in 2018, due to the fall in Early Stage investments. One must note that the early-stage segment has been falling more than 15% every year since 2015.

Note: Startup investments include Seed to Series G investments by venture capital and private equity funds in companies less than 10 years old. The data hence doesn’t include investments like Berkshire Hathway’s investment in One97 Communication/Paytm.

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