Blockchain is the way forward for fintech play: Ventureast's Srinivasan

Bruhadeeswaran R & Priya Prasad

A number of fintech startups have cropped up across the country over the past couple of years as the sector continues to generate ....

20 June, 2018

PoS-based financing for merchants offers lots of potential — but mind the gaps

Abhishek Kothari

Point of Sale (PoS) payment companies and fintech firms are using transaction data to create lending programmes aimed at financing ....

19 June, 2018
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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

Mutual fund investment platform Nivesh.com gets seed money

Binu Paul

Providential Advisory Services Pvt. Ltd, which runs mass market mutual fund investment platform Nivesh.com, has raised seed funding ....

13 June, 2018

Supply chain finance startup CredAble raises Series A funding

Binu Paul

Mumbai-based supply chain financing startup CredAble has raised Rs 100 crore ($14.8 million) in a Series A round of funding from ....

11 June, 2018

SME lender CredRight raises pre-Series A funding

Binu Paul

Hyderabad-based fintech startup CredRight has raised $1.3 million (Rs 9 crore) in a pre-Series A round of funding from seed-stage ....

31 May, 2018
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Exclusive: Microlending startup Vola raises pre-Series A funding

Shweta Sharma

Bengaluru and US-based Vola, which offers an alternative lending platform for students, has raised $500,000 (Rs 3.4 crore) in ....

22 May, 2018

Artificial intelligence and fintech most overhyped sectors in India: Survey

Keshav Sunkara

The majority of Indian startups expect to have a difficult year on the fundraising front while mergers and acquisitions (M&A) ....

3 May, 2018

Healthcare financing platform LetsMD gets pre-Series A funding

Binu Paul

LetsMD, a fintech startup in the healthcare space, has raised $1 million (Rs 6.5 crore) in a pre-Series A round of funding led ....

12 April, 2018

Fintech startup Kaleidofin raises seed round from Omidyar Network, others

Shweta Sharma

Chennai-based fintech company Kaleidofin has raised $2.8 million (Rs 18 crore) in a seed round led by Omidyar Network, the company ....

9 April, 2018
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PhonePe takes issue with Paytm's claims of UPI dominance

Binu Paul

PhonePe, the payments app of e-commerce firm Flipkart, has termed digital payments firm Paytm’s claim of being the largest ....

9 March, 2018

HP, Citigroup among founding members of global fintech cybersecurity consortium

Reuters

The World Economic Forum has led the creation of an industry consortium focused on improving the cybersecurity of financial ....

6 March, 2018

ItzCash to strengthen hold in expense management, backs fintech startup Finly

Arti Singh

Mumbai-based digital payments company ItzCash Card Ltd has made an undisclosed equity investment in Bangalore-based expense management ....

27 February, 2017

Bharti Airtel picks up stake in fintech startup Seynse

Arti Singh

Telecom major Bharti Airtel has acquired a strategic stake in Goa-based financial technology startup Seynse Technologies Pvt. ....

22 February, 2017

PayU to widen fintech play, bets on cross-border payments, offline business

Arti Singh

Naspers-owned payments gateway PayU India is betting big on the fintech space in India. While its primary focus will be on payments, ....

28 February, 2017

French e-payments firm to buy fintech firm TechProcess

Dearton Thomas Hector

French e-payments firm Ingenico Group has agreed to buy Mumbai-based TechProcess Payment Services Ltd, the companies said on Tuesday, ....

31 January, 2017

Yes Bank launches fintech accelerator programme with T-Hub, Anthill

Binu Paul

India's fifth-largest private sector lender, Yes Bank, has launched Yes Fintech, a business accelerator programme, in collaboration ....

17 January, 2017

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

Dearton Thomas Hector

Gurgaon-based fintech startup Loan Frame Technologies Pte Ltd has raised $2.25 million (Rs 15.3 crore) in seed investment led ....

10 January, 2017

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

Joseph Rai & Arti Singh

The last two years have seen the emergence of more than 25 startups in the online lending space, and the majority of them also ....

30 December, 2016

Payments startup instantPay secures pre-series A funding

Varun Arora

New Delhi-based SMSdaak India Ltd, which operates digital payments startup instantPay, has raised between $3 million and $5 million ....

30 December, 2016

Exclusive: LetsMD raises additional angel investment

Disha Sharma

LetsMD, a fintech startup in the health space, has completed its angel round of investment with the participation of WaterBridge ....

29 December, 2016