Online lending platform ZipLoan secures Series B capital

Kavya Kothiyal

Online lending platform ZipLoan has raised Rs 90 crore ($12.5 million) in a Series B round led by venture capital and growth-equity ....

19 February, 2019

Anil Ambani-owned Reliance Realty to set up fintech hub in Navi Mumbai

Binu Paul

Reliance Realty Ltd, the wholly-owned subsidiary of Reliance Communications, is developing a massive 30-million square feet smart ....

11 February, 2019

Blockchain-based loan facilitator StreamSource raises seed funding

Kavya Kothiyal

StreamSource, a blockchain marketplace that facilitates unsecured loans, has raised $1 million (Rs 7.1 crore) in a seed funding ....

31 January, 2019

AI to permeate banking, financial services, insurance in 2019: Infosys study

Anand J

Artificial intelligence (AI) will suffuse banking, financial services and insurance in 2019, entering new areas like compliance, ....

30 January, 2019

Credit-scoring platform CreditVidya raises extended Series B round

Kavya Kothiyal

InfoCredit Services Pvt. Ltd, which operates credit-scoring platform CreditVidya, has raised $3 million (Rs 21.3 crore at current ....

29 January, 2019

India B2B digital solutions market to reach $29 bn by 2023: Report

Shweta Sharma

The Indian business-to-business (B2B) digital services market is expected to grow from $5.6 billion (Rs 39,864 crore) now to $29 ....

18 January, 2019

Online insurance platform Turtlemint pockets $25 mn in fresh funding

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Online insurance platform Turtlemint has raised $25 million (Rs 178 crore at current exchange rates) in a fresh funding round ....

16 January, 2019

Angels invest in PaisaDukan in third seed round; Crofarm secures bridge capital

Binu Paul

Mumbai-based fintech firm BigWin Infotech Pvt. Ltd, which owns peer-to-peer lending marketplace, has raised $235,000 ....

14 January, 2019

Flashback 2018: Fintech segment continues to enjoy the purple patch

Vijayakumar Pitchiah & Kavya Kothiyal

India's nascent but fast-growing fintech sector recorded another year of success in terms of funding and entrepreneurial activity, ....

31 December, 2018

FINO Paytech invests in fintech startup CityCash

Binu Paul

Financial services company FINO PayTech Ltd has invested an undisclosed amount in Mumbai-based fintech startup CityCash. As ....

17 December, 2018

Drone makers, digital wallet companies unite to form industry lobby DICE

Payal Ganguly

Private sector stakeholders who represent businesses that straddle emerging technologies have come together to form an industry ....

12 December, 2018

Student loans provider Mpower scouts for acquisitions to grow India presence

Kavya Kothiyal & Bruhadeeswaran R

Mpower Financing Inc, a Washington D.C. based fintech startup that facilitates loans for international students, is scouting acquisitions ....

12 December, 2018

B2B payments platform OweMe closes seed round to boost product

Kavya Kothiyal

OweMe, a blockchain based B2B payments platform owned by London based Sabstone Ltd, has raised $1 million in a seed round of funding ....

11 December, 2018

Maharashtra govt launches accelerator to create fintech hub in Mumbai

Kavya Kothiyal

Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis has set the ball rolling to create a fintech hub in Mumbai by launching an accelerator ....

3 December, 2018

Cashfree wants to catch the eye by being more than a payment gateway

Kavya Kothiyal

Reeju Datta and Akash Sinha met through a mutual friend in Bengaluru in early-2015. At the time, Datta was a marketing executive ....

29 November, 2018

AI-powered financial research platform Sentieo raises $19 mn in Series A round

Binu Paul

Financial research platform Sentieo has raised $19 million (around Rs 140 crore at current exchange rates) in a Series A funding ....

31 October, 2018

Andhra Pradesh IT minister Nara Lokesh on turning Vizag into India’s Silicon Valley

Binu Paul

“We are a four-and-a-half-year-old startup state,” Nara Lokesh reiterates at every turn. He is the IT minister for ....

26 October, 2018

Fintech and beyond: The ‘Citrus Cartel’ is producing some juicy startup ideas

Payal Ganguly

Palo Alto has the ‘PayPal Mafia’, where at least 13 former staffers of the online payments giant including Elon Musk ....

3 October, 2018

Equity market analysis app StockEdge raises pre-Series A funding

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Kolkata-based Kredent Infoedge Pvt. Ltd, which operates the StockEdge mobile app for equity research and analytics, has raised ....

24 September, 2018

Reboot: This serial entrepreneur and seed fund founder is riding the fintech wave

Shweta Sharma

TechCircle presents Founders Reboot, a fortnightly series in which we profile successful Indian entrepreneurs who have chosen ....

14 September, 2018

Fintech startup Bon raises seed funding

Joseph Rai

Bonfleet Solutions Pvt. Ltd, which runs fintech startup Bon, has raised a seed round of funding led by impact investment firm ....

11 September, 2018