Investors invested heavily in tech and e-commerce sector, financial services sector backward

Technology and e-commerce sector has got 42 percent of the total investment in India. This shows how much investors have faith in these two sectors. Industry body IVCA (Indian Venture and Alternate Capital Association) and consulting firm EY. This has come to the fore in a report by (Consulting Firm EY).

According to the report, 14 sectors received investment of more than Rs 100-100 crore in the year 2021. A major part of the total investment in India went to the tech and e-commerce sector. The financial services sector had the highest investment in the last decade, but in 2021 this sector slipped to the third place.

Last year the tech sector had given many unicorns. The sector received funding of $16.3 billion. The e-commerce sector stood second in terms of funding. Companies in the e-commerce sector received capital of $ 15.9 billion in the year 2021. Both these sectors received 42 percent of the total investment in 2021.

It has been said in the report that there has been an increase in internet and tech enabled business during the Corona epidemic. The trend of consumers has also increased in Internet based shopping and other activities. With this, investors are expecting more growth in this sector and they are investing money in it. The financial sector ranked third in terms of receiving investments. This sector got $ 11.7 billion in 2021. This sector had received maximum investment in the last decade.

They also got good capital

Infrastructure sector $5.4 billion, real estate $5.3 billion, media and entertainment $4.9 billion, education $3.7 billion, pharmaceuticals $2.3 billion, healthcare $2 billion, retail and consumer products $1.95 billion, automotive $1.74 billion, telecommunications $1.42 billion, food and agriculture $1.27 billion and logistics and transportation $1.25 billion.