TITLE

Indian Advertising Grabs VC Funding

AUTHOR(S)
Martin, Scott
PUB. DATE
August 2008
SOURCE
Red Herring;8/21/2008, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reveals the increase in venture investments for Indian advertising startups, according to the "Quarterly India Venture Capital Report" released by Dow Jones VentureSource. The report said advertising startups snared $89 million, more than any other sector, or 37 percent of the region's funding, in the second quarter of 2008. Venture investments increased 120 percent and there were 17 deals done in India totaling $238 million.
ACCESSION #
36670576

 

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