Navigate the choppy waters of startup investing with an investment thesis

The undeniable growth in the Indian private markets is indeed a lucrative opportunity for investments. For those planning to make your initial bets, ensure that you have a solid investment thesis. An investor without an investment thesis is like a boatman without oars – directionless. Armed with an investment thesis an investor is able to […]

Public vs private markets: Where does the opportunity lie in India?

The core principles of investing in both the public as well as private markets remain the same, that is, it requires an audacious attitude, very much like the ‘Fearless Girl’, a bronze statue that stands facing the New York Stock Exchange building in NYC. Nonetheless, both are different ball games. The debate about whether one should […]

How to cushion your investments from major risks through the portfolio approach?

Look at portfolio-based investing as your personal bouquet – adding delight to your journey as an investor. In this piece, investors weigh in on the portfolio route and ways to navigate one’s path around risks.  Investing is a practice as old as time, from the times of the Code of Hammurabi (1700 BCE) to our […]

Angels in the gilded age: the rise of a new breed of startup investors

Mapping the private market investing behaviour and trends of a new breed of HNI investors in startups.   In-depth interview with 125 HNIs and UHNIs conducted by LetsVenture The growth of Indian tech services, tech startups, and product firms is creating a new breed of HNI investors With more than 72K DPIIT registered startups and over […]