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Exclusive: Online lending startup Loan Frame raises $2.25 mn seed investment

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Gurgaon-based fintech startup Loan Frame Technologies Pte Ltd has raised $2.25 million (Rs 15.3 crore) in seed investment led by Vedanta Capital, a top company executive told Techcircle. Other investors who participated in the round include William Campbell, former chairman of Chase Card Services, a...

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Online lending segment gains traction as over 25 startups emerge in two years

The last two years have seen the emergence of more than 25 startups in the online lending space, and the majority of them also getting funded, according to a TechCircle analysis. In fact, together with payments tech (primarily wallets), which hogged all the limelight recently thanks to the Centre...

30 December, 2016 | More »

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Payments startup instantPay secures pre-series A funding

New Delhi-based SMSdaak India Ltd, which operates digital payments startup instantPay, has raised between $3 million and $5 million (Rs 20 crore to Rs 34 crore) in pre-series A funding from Singapore-based RB Investments and Kaleden Holdings. The capital will be utilised for geographic expansion and...

30 December, 2016 | More »

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Exclusive: LetsMD raises additional angel investment

LetsMD, a fintech startup in the health space, has completed its angel round of investment with the participation of WaterBridge Ventures, co-founder Nivesh Khandelwal told TechCircle.in. Calcutta Angels Network (CAN), LetsVenture, a platform that connects startups with investors, Anupam Mittal, fou...

29 December, 2016 | More »

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Top 3 fintech mega trends impacting alternative asset management industry

The key trends in the alternative asset management industry are all interrelated and represent a shift away from incumbent players reliant on largely analogue business models (i.e., those dependent on capital, people and specific locations) to a new set of digital disruptors. These disruptors will b...

28 December, 2016 | More »

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Fintech startup SERV’D gets $100K in investment

Fintech startup SERV’D, which provides financial services for the unorganised workforce, has received investment of $100,000 (Rs 67 lakh) from Digital Financial Service Lab (DFS Lab), a fintech incubator fully-backed by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. The company, run by SERV’D Tech Pvt. ...

14 December, 2016 | More »

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PayU to launch consumer credit business soon

Payment gateway provider PayU India is all set to launch its new consumer credit business this month. The new business, under the ‘Lazy Pay’ brand, will allow customers to complete the purchase without making the payment, PayU’s managing director Jitendra Gupta told Techcircle rece...

12 December, 2016 | More »

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Digital payments firm FreeCharge ties up with grocery retailer Heritage Fresh

Digital payments firm FreeCharge has entered into a strategic alliance with Heritage Fresh, a grocery retailer from South India, according to a press statement. With this partnership, payment though FreeCharge will be accepted at all 125 supermarkets of Heritage Fresh across Hyderabad, Bengaluru and...

4 November, 2016 | More »

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Exclusive: The sort of Indian fintech startups Orange Growth Partners is looking to invest in

Amsterdam-headquartered fintech investment firm Orange Growth Capital is setting foot in India. The three-year-old venture capital firm, which has a $150 million global fund, is focused on investments in Asia, Europe, Middle East and Africa. Operating out of Singapore in Asia, the firm has already e...

24 October, 2016 | More »

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Wealth management app Fisdom raises $1.1 mn from Saama Capital

Bengaluru-based Finwizard Technology Pvt. Ltd, which runs wealth management app Fisdom, has raised $1.1 million (Rs 7.3 crore) from Saama Capital. The company will invest these funds in technology, to expand its team and acquire customers, it said in a statement. Fisdom was founded by Subramanya SV,...

19 October, 2016 | More »

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