TFTF | July 31, 2020


The fortnight thus far

Reports & resources we loved in the last 15 days, once every 15 days.


Issue #36


Jul 31, 2020

1

India Fintech Report 2020

Currently there are 2,174 Fintech start-ups in India, 100% growth in the last 5 years. Payments, lending and wealthtech are among the top 3 segments. 42% of these start-ups are headquartered in Bangalore and Mumbai. More on Fintech landscape and their phenomenal growth in India.

[ Medici > Full report here:

https://gomedici.com/research-categories/india-fintech-report-2020 ]

2

Venture Pulse Q2 2020

Despite decrease in deals, globally VC backed companies have raised $62.9B in Q2 across 4,502 deals spread equally across angel, early stage and later VC stages. Surprising that the valuation for Series A and Series B are higher than ever. More analysis of VC funding in Q2 2020.

[ KPMG > Full report here:

https://home.kpmg/xx/en/home/campaigns/2020/07/venture-pulse-q2.html ]

3

Elevating Human Experience for Automotive Customers through Digital Transformation

47% of customers who are interested in purchasing their next vehicle online without stepping inside the dealership. Dealer websites, vehicle comparison tools and vehicle configurators among the top 3 digital interventions to improve significantly. More on how the dealer can improve customer experience through digital transformation.

[ Deloitte > Full report here :

https://www2.deloitte.com/in/en/pages/strategy/articles/in-consulting-elevate-human-experience-automitve-customer.html ]

4

Understanding the Path to Purchase

Impulsive buyers constitute to 16% of the global population, out of which 74% of buyers seek curated experiences that are tailored to their tastes and 55% of them like to find bargains before buying. More surprising facts about other consumers’ personal attributes.

[ Euromonitor > Full report here:

https://go.euromonitor.com/white-paper-survey-2020-consumer-types-path-to-purchase.html?utm_campaign=SC_20_06_30_Consumer_Types_Path_To_Purchase&utm_medium=Email&utm_source=1_Outbound ]

5

Stars Come Out in Crisis; Don’t let them Fade

Covid-19 is helping companies recognize employees who create disproportional value for the organization. They can perform 12x more than the average performer and top companies fill 95% of their business-critical roles with these talents. More on how to manage your star performers

[ Bain & Co. > Full report here:

https://www.bain.com/insights/stars-come-out-in-a-crisis/ ]

6

The Challenge of Slow

Even prior to the pandemic, outperformance was fading faster then it used to in the business environment, this led business leaders to focus on increasing the agility of their organisation. But how to tackle the important slow-moving social, political, demographic, and ecological challenges?

[ BCG > Full report here:

https://www.bcg.com/en-in/publications/2020/challenge-of-slow#:~:text=The%20coronavirus%20crisis%20has%20caused,to%20respond%20on%20accelerated%20timescales.&text=In%20other%20words%2C%20companies%20need,timescales%E2%80%94both%20faster%20and%20slower. ]

Every article here has had 100s of hours of effort that have gone into making this relevant, insightful and concise. Due credit and thanks to all these professionals and organizations who toiled to put together these insights, of such high quality, for the use of businesses across the world.