PhonePe, BharatPe fight over ‘Pe’; Early Diwali for Zerodha employees with ESOPs

Supriya Roy

Payment fintechs PhonePe and BharatPe are in legal tangle over the right to use ‘Pe’ in their names. Online brokerage ....

25 September, 2019

Deal Roundup: Ribbit Capital makes a mark in fintech; startup funding recovers to touch $312 mn

Team TC

After a slump last week, funding in technology startups bounced back as investors put $312.4 million to work across 16 deals. Among ....

30 August, 2019

Ribbit Capital, Steadview Capital lead $50 mn Series B in BharatPe

Team TC

Digital payments startup BharatPe has raised $50 million in Series B round of funding led by fintech investor Ribbit Capital and ....

26 August, 2019

Bounce plans to raise $30 mn; PhonePe gets fresh funds

Team TC

Scooter rental platform Bounce likely to get more funds from existing investors. Flipkart-owned PhonePe gets over $100 million. ....

30 July, 2019

Former PayU MD Jitendra Gupta joins BharatPe board

Tanmay Tiwary

Jitendra Gupta, former managing director of PayU, will join the board of fintech firm BharatPe. Gupta will join co-founders ....

23 July, 2019

BharatPe appoints former Paytm, Flipkart employees to lead product push

Tanmay Tiwary

BharatPe, which offers a quick response (QR) code-based payment application for merchants, has appointed Pawan Pathak and Abhishek ....

18 July, 2019

BharatPe is banking on microcredit to usher in monetisation

Payal Ganguly

BharatPe wants to build a more meaningful relationship with your neighbourhood kirana store. The startup, which offers a QR code-based ....

17 June, 2019

Digital payments firm BharatPe ropes in former IKEA exec as marketing chief

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Digital payments firm BharatPe, which services offline retailers and businesses, has appointed former IKEA executive Abhishek ....

7 June, 2019

Healofy returns to Google app store; CitiusTech shortlists investors; BharatPe may raise $75 mn

Kavya Kothiyal

Maternity and childcare social networking platform Healofy has returned as a fresh app in Google app store after a ban for alleged ....

6 June, 2019

BharatPe partners Apollo Finvest for foray into merchant loans

Om Athavale

Digital payments firm BharatPe on Tuesday said that it is making its foray into small-value, short-duration loans for merchants ....

21 May, 2019

Reliance buys Haptik, Airbnb backs OYO as dealmaking in April takes off with a bang

Kavya Kothiyal

Startup funding in the second quarter of the current calendar year opened on a strong note with as many as 17 companies raising ....

5 April, 2019

Payments startup BharatPe secures $15.5 mn in Series A round

Shweta Sharma

Digital payments firm BharatPe, which services offline retailers and businesses, has raised $15.5 million (around Rs 107 crore) ....

4 April, 2019

BharatPe in talks to raise fresh capital from Sequoia: Report

Kavya Kothiyal

Payments firm BharatPe, which services offline retailers and businesses, is in talks to close $17 million (Rs 122 crore at current ....

21 February, 2019