digital payments

RBI lays out guidelines for transactions between different mobile wallets

Reuters

The Reserve Bank of India on Tuesday laid out guidelines that would allow for seamless payments between different mobile ....

16 October, 2018

After Paytm, MobiKwik enters online wealth management with Clearfunds buy

Kavya Kothiyal

Digital payments firm One MobiKwik Systems Pvt. Ltd has acquired online wealth management platform Clearfunds, entering a segment ....

11 October, 2018
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WhatsApp builds system to store payments-related data locally

Reuters

Facebook Inc’s WhatsApp said on Tuesday it has built a system that stores payments-related data locally in India, in a bid ....

9 October, 2018

Future Enterprises to pick up majority stake in digital payments startup LivQuik

Kavya Kothiyal

Kishore Biyani-led Future Enterprises Ltd has agreed to acquire a majority stake in LivQuik Technology (India) Pvt. Ltd, a Mumbai-based ....

3 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

Infibeam complaint over rumour adds to WhatsApp’s woes in India

Anirban Ghoshal

There appears to be more trouble in store for instant messaging platform WhatsApp, which has been struggling to get its payments ....

1 October, 2018
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Why the Aadhaar verdict is a roadblock for businesses collecting KYC details

Payal Ganguly & Shweta Sharma

When Delhi-based digital marketing professional Sudarshan Sahu requested digital wallet firm Paytm to complete his know your customer ....

26 September, 2018

Paytm may introduce facial recognition for its mobile app

Shweta Sharma

Digital payments firm Paytm is reportedly testing a facial recognition feature for its mobile app. According to a report in ....

24 September, 2018

Paytm says rival Google Pay may be using customer data for monetary gains

Payal Ganguly

Google Pay, the flagship digital payments platform of the US-headquartered software giant, is facing questions over whether it ....

21 September, 2018

Data localisation norms deter Apple from launching payments service in India

Shweta Sharma

Tech giant Apple has decided to put off its plans of launching a digital payments service based on Unified Payments Interface ....

6 September, 2018
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How Amazon 'target' Tapzo could spice up its digital payments play

Binu Paul

On a day when Paytm confirmed that billionaire Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway had invested in it and Google rebranded ....

29 August, 2018

What's new as NPCI gives UPI an upgrade after two years

Payal Ganguly

The country’s umbrella body for digital payments on Thursday unveiled an upgraded version of its single-window mobile payment ....

16 August, 2018

MobiKwik appoints three business heads amid reports of top-level exits

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Digital payments firm MobiKwik has beefed up its top deck by appointing business heads for three different verticals. In a ....

24 July, 2018

Exclusive: Payments firm CheersOye winds up ops after licensing out backend tech

Dearton Thomas Hector

CheersOye, a startup which pivoted to digital payments after starting out as a social gifting platform, has wound up operations. Co-founder ....

23 July, 2018

Ebix buys lending software firm Indus for $29 mn

Team TC

NASDAQ-listed software firm Ebix Inc on Friday announced the acquisition of Pune-headquartered lending software solutions company ....

20 July, 2018

Amazon deposits more money into Indian digital payments arm

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Amazon Pay (India) Pvt. Ltd, the local digital payments arm of the global e-commerce major, has received a fresh funding infusion ....

17 July, 2018

Exclusive: PhonePe all set to buy Zopper's PoS platform

Anand J & Dearton Thomas Hector

PhonePe, the digital payments arm of homegrown e-tailer Flipkart, is in advanced talks to acquire the Point of Sale software-as-a-service ....

6 July, 2018

MobiKwik invests in predictive analytics startup Pivotchain Solutions

Binu Paul

Digital payments firm One MobiKwik Systems Pvt. Ltd has invested Rs 2 crore ($294,000) in Pune-based data science company Pivotchain ....

18 June, 2018

MobiKwik hires Fullerton India exec to start digital lending biz

Shweta Sharma

Digital payments firm MobiKwik on Tuesday said it had roped in former Fullerton India Credit executive Vinayak N as the head of ....

12 June, 2018

Another top-level exit at MobiKwik as marketing and growth head resigns

Shweta Sharma

MobiKwik’s marketing and growth head Damandeep Singh Soni quit the digital payments firm in another top-level exit, The ....

11 June, 2018

ICICI Bank bets on digital payments service provider Arteria

Team TC

ICICI Bank and a unit will pick up a tad less than 20% stake in Arteria Technologies Pvt. Ltd for Rs 8.68 crore ($1.3 million) ....

30 March, 2018