Livspace co-founder, others back fintech startup GroMo

Kavya Kothiyal

Gurugram-based fintech platform GroMo has raised Rs 4 crore ($580,000 at current exchange rate) in a seed funding led by angel ....

12 June, 2019

Microsoft ties up with advisory GA Partners to aid Indian fintech startups

Tanmay Tiwary

US-headquartered technology giant Microsoft has collaborated with go-to-market advisory Ganymede Advisory Partners, which has ....

7 June, 2019
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How FlexiLoans is using tech as its secret sauce to speed up loan approvals

Anand J

How long does it take to check 10,000 data points about a company? Digital lending firm FlexiLoans has built a machine learning ....

6 June, 2019

Pine Labs opens up payment gateway APIs to developers

Om Athavale

Pine Labs has opened up the application programming interfaces (APIs) of its payment gateway platform to developers. The payments ....

27 May, 2019

Accreditation criteria put out for investors of listed startups; Vision Document gets boost from Modi 2.0

Payal Ganguly

Capital market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has laid down a framework for the accreditation of investors ....

24 May, 2019

Startups embrace Modi mandate, hope for angel-tax abolition in BJP’s second term

Anand J

The startup and technology ecosystem has welcomed the big mandate won by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led coalition in the ....

23 May, 2019
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Fullerton India partners with fintech startup Stashfin for $15-mn lending deal

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Delhi-based online lending platform Stashfin has tied up with financial services firm Fullerton India for a $15-million (Rs 104.32 ....

8 May, 2019

Salesforce deploys its Einstein Analytics product in financial services

Anand J

Cloud-based customer relationship management software firm Salesforce has made its artificial intelligence-powered Einstein Analytics ....

8 May, 2019

SoftBank pumps $68 mn into PolicyBazaar in first tranche of Series F round

Kavya Kothiyal

Insurance marketplace PolicyBazaar, owned by Gurugram based ETechAces Marketing & Consulting Pvt Ltd, has raised Rs 1,059.4 ....

7 May, 2019

Financial services sector outpaces others in global hybrid cloud adoption: Nutanix survey

Anand J

Globally, the financial services industry has outpaced other sectors in hybrid cloud adoption, with the technology’s embrace ....

6 May, 2019
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Fintech startup Ftcash raises $7.22 mn in Series A round led by Dutch lender FMO

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Mumbai-based Nomisma Mobile Solutions Pvt. Ltd, which operates fintech startup Ftcash, has raised $7.22 million (Rs 50 crore at ....

3 May, 2019

Fintech startup Chqbook gets a cheque from Harsha Bhogle; AccioJob raises fresh funding

Binu Paul

Gurugram-based fintech startup Chqbook has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from cricket commentator Harsha Bhogle, the ....

1 May, 2019

Exclusive: Chiratae tops up EarlySalary Series B as DHFL drops investment plans

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Chiratae Ventures (formerly IDG Ventures India) has topped up its Series B investment in Bengaluru-based online lending platform ....

1 May, 2019

GrowX Ventures leads seed round in online lending startup Progcap

Shweta Sharma

New Delhi-based online startup Progcap, which offers working capital to small businesses, said it has raised Rs 7 crore ($1 million ....

30 April, 2019

Tiger Global buys into agri-tech, Sequoia dominates dealmaking across sectors

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Tiger Global Management, a New York-based investment firm best known here for its early bet on homegrown e-commerce player Flipkart, ....

26 April, 2019

Acko’s Varun Dua on disrupting the insurance market with technology and innovation

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

In the last 15-odd months, Mumbai-based online insurer Acko General Insurance Ltd has raised more than $100 million over three ....

25 April, 2019

Digital lending marketplace ZestMoney raises Series B funding led by Quona Capital

Binu Paul

Bengaluru-based shopping loans marketplace ZestMoney has raised $20 million (about Rs 140 crore at current exchange rates) in ....

23 April, 2019

RBI omits cryptocurrency from draft framework for fintech sandbox

Payal Ganguly

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has left out cryptocurrency from its draft guidelines for a regulatory sandbox aimed at fostering ....

22 April, 2019

Cred in talks to raise $100 mn; CureFit may secure funding from existing investors

Binu Paul

Cred, a fintech venture launched by FreeCharge co-founder Kunal Shah, is in advanced stages of discussions with Chinese investment ....

15 April, 2019

Naspers-backed PayU buys digital payments firm Wibmo for $70 mn

Kavya Kothiyal

Naspers-owned PayU on Friday said it has acquired California-headquartered Wibmo Inc, which also operates in the digital payments ....

12 April, 2019

Lightspeed leads $3.5 mn seed round in fintech startup Setu

Kavya Kothiyal

A former adviser at venture capital firm Aspada Investments, Sahil Kini, and a former developer head at digital database initiative ....

11 April, 2019