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SIDBI Secures USD 120 Mn for First Green Climate Fund Project

The Avaana Sustainability Fund Project is a step toward SIDBI's goal of using green and climate finance to significantly alter the world while promoting India's Nationally Determined Contributions.

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SIDBI Secures First Green Climate Fund Project

This project marks the success of first project anchored by SIDBI including first secured for India in the past few years by an Indian Accredited Entity.

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SIDBI To Raise INR 10,000 Crore To Expand Equity Capital

As per reports, the central government owns 20.8% in Sidbi, while State Bank of India holds 15.65% and Life Insurance Corporation 13.33%

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Anicut Equity Fund Receives Investment of INR 50 Crore From SIDBI FFS Initiative

The Fund of Funds for Startups (FFS) is an INR 10,000 crore initiative launched under the Startup India Initiative of the Government of India in January 2015

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GAME And SIDBI To Launch NBFC Growth Accelerator Program For MSMEs

The first phase of the program involves design of a comprehensive, actionable, granular report with the programme structure, piloting strategy, and implementation plan for NGAP by GAME

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Credit Fintechs Clocked Highest Growth Among Lenders in 2019: Report

As per a joint report by Equifax and SIDBI, portfolio outstanding of fintech companies has grown by 92 per cent from Dec'18 to Dec'19, the highest growth rate compared to other lender types

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MSMEs Optimistic on Employment but Crestfallen About the Broader Economic Outlook

"MSMEs can't decouple from the broader economic trends," states SIDBI Chairman & Managing Director Mohammad Mustafa


Move Beyond the VCs for Funds

The government of India is providing alternatives to funding for start-ups