Posted on May 29, 2023 by MergerDomo
A quick search on the net throws up many reasons for M&A (Horizontal/Vertical) including bringing economies of scale, operational efficiencies, tax benefits. While being a marketing model, We find the Ansoff’s matrix be a good guiding beacon on when may one explore taking the inorganic route:
Posted on October 26, 2021 by MergerDomo
The perception that Initial Public Offerings (IPO) are cumbersome and costly affairs has deterred many smaller businesses from taking this route to raising capital. But in recent times awareness is growing about small and medium enterprises (SMEs) IPO in India that has far less onerous processes than regular IPOs. As a result, this year Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) alone is going to see over 60 listings un...
Posted on June 3, 2021 by MergerDomo
Ever wondered what it must be like to pull out a feather from your wings and attach it to someone else’s frame to help them fly? That’s exactly the kind of proud feeling you’d get when you are part of someone else’s success journey. In the Startup ecosystem, we call these individuals Angel Investors.
Posted on May 25, 2021 by MergerDomo
Every Once in a while, when you read about Startup success stories, I’m sure you’re inspired and drifted into a dream to have your own unicorn someday. Every entrepreneur works hard to set their business up and running, a lot of Startups work up all directions but still are unable to survive. You’d wonder why? They had a solid model full of potential but some couldn’t find a product to fit the market, some lacked resources and...
Posted on May 13, 2021 by MergerDomo
Out of the many funding options available to Startups and SMEs, Family Offices were one of the most untapped investor community which have off late gained significance. But are the investment houses that easy to find and approach? One would have to do a thorough study on the focus industry prior to approaching such investor communi...
Posted on May 6, 2021 by MergerDomo
Most startups founders rely on their own research and acquaintances for advices relating to business matters, for they feel getting consultancy from an external source is more of an additional expenditure and less necessary. While scrutinising the pros and cons of getting advisory, you’re stuck with – should I hire a Consultant? Which is like asking why does a pilot need a co-pilot.Read more...
Posted on April 29, 2021 by MergerDomo
Effective Pitch Deck = Effective First impression
Given the fact that you are looking for ideas on how to create a Pitch deck, I believe you already have a product or service at hand and are looking for significant investors to engage with. Many think that a Pitch deck is like the first...
Posted on April 12, 2021 by MergerDomo
Imagine having a brilliant idea and not being able to do anything about it. Especially when you have all the expertise to put to play but no spark to ignite the engine. Sad, right? Often in such cases, Capital tends to be the major factor for businesses to be up and running. I’m sure it is very relatable to many early founders.
Posted on March 19, 2021 by MergerDomo
as it may be to dream, the path to success is often not talked about. Most of
us are aware that the initial rounds of funding for any given startup,
especially in the beta stage can be very challenging. Just like how famous
English Novelist Nancy Mitford said “the test of a cook is determined on how
she boils an egg” in the same way, perfect presentation of your product along
with perfect timing is vital.
Posted on December 1, 2020 by MergerDomo
So, you’ve done all your pre-launch work, have an amazing disruptive idea and are all set to validate a scalable business model. But is it all so easy? No, the path you wish to tread is full of uncertainties, delays and disappointments.
Besides a top-notch business plan, entrepreneurial and managerial...