scorecardresearchJapan to Lower Hurdle for Initial Funding for Start-Ups: Nikkei

Japan to Lower Hurdle for Initial Funding for Start-Ups: Nikkei

Updated: 29 May 2022, 09:37 AM IST
TL;DR.
Japan’s government aims to lift a requirement for entrepreneurs to pledge personal assets as security when raising initial funding for start-ups, the Nikkei newspaper reported.
FILE PHOTO: Men wearing protective face masks walk under an electronic board showing Japan’s Nikkei share average inside a conference hall, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, in Tokyo, Japan January 25, 2022. REUTERS/Issei Kato

FILE PHOTO: Men wearing protective face masks walk under an electronic board showing Japan’s Nikkei share average inside a conference hall, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, in Tokyo, Japan January 25, 2022. REUTERS/Issei Kato