To encourage the Government agenda of boosting entrepreneurship by providing indirect funding to emerging Start-ups through the provision of funds to Venture Capital (VC) Funds present in the Indian Start-up Ecosystem.
Number of FUNDS sanctioned under various schemes
In recognition of the efforts made by SIDBI in the venture capital ecosystem, Ministry of Commerce Industry, Government of India entrusted the management of Fund of Funds for Startups (FFS) with a corpus of Rs 10,000 crore to support various Alternative Investment Funds (AIFs), which in turn would invest twice of SIDBI's contribution in start-up businessesRead More
Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises also entrusted SIDBI with the management of ASPIRE Fund with corpus of Rs 310 crore to support various AIFs, which in turn would invest twice of SIDBI’s contribution in various MSME / startup businesses, including rural and agro spaceRead More
Second edition of Investors Day
The second edition of Investors Day is scheduled to be organized on January 16, 2020 at Taj Bangalore. More details of the event are available on SIDBI Investors Day app (available for download on Google Play Store and Apple App Store) for the invited participants only.Read More
Private Investing in India - Venture Capital ...
The State of Sector Report titled "Private Investing in India - Venture Capital Focus" presents the Private Investment Opportunity in India and delves in to the factors driving the growth of the industry. Venture Capital is typically defined as investments in start-ups and early stage growth companies.Read More
Past investors day highlights
SIDBI, as the implementing agency for the Fund of Funds for Startups (FFS), has been taking various initiatives from time to time to strengthen the start-up ...Read More
SIDBI FFS news coverage
In an attempt to boost entrepreneurship, the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) has already disbursed $79.7 Mn (INR 517.92 Cr) under its Fund of Funds for Startups (FFS) initiative to more than 100 startups of India.Read More