Stock exchange BSE on Saturday said it has signed an agreement with Inventivepreneur Chamber of Commerce and Industries (ICCI) to support small and medium enterprises (SMEs) and startups, and promote their listing on the exchange. Through this association, ICCI will offer assistance in evaluating SMEs and startups for listing on BSE SME board, BSE said in a statement.
ICCI will offer industry connections to respective BSE startups globally and support entrepreneurship nationwide through knowledge transmission on government announced programs, acceleration fund, international presence and global business relations, it said.
To make this a real success, ICCI will conduct various networking activities, awareness camps, interactive sessions and business events. "As India's leading stock exchange, it's our responsibility to support the government's nation-building exercise," BSE SME and Startups Head Ajaykumar Thakur said.