InstaReM rebrands as Nium to focus on business payments play

Payal Ganguly

Singapore-based remittance startup InstaReM rebrands as Nium to reposition itself as an ‘open money’ platform, providing ....

29 October, 2019

Wealth management platform Wealthy raises $1.3 mn from Good Capital, EMVC

Payal Ganguly

Online wealth management platform Wealthy has raised $ 1.3 million in a seed round led by early stage venture capital firm Good ....

23 October, 2019
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Meet the 18 fintech startups selected for IFTA 2019 finale

Supriya Roy

Fintech advocacy group, India FinTech Forum, has announced the names of the 18 startups selected to compete for the Fintech Startup ....

23 October, 2019

Omidyar Network leads seed round in fintech startup Credenc

Payal Ganguly

New Delhi-headquartered education loan startup Credenc has raised $2.5 million in a seed round led by Omidyar Network India. Fintech ....

23 October, 2019

Fintech startup FinBox raises seed funding

Tanmay Tiwary

Moshpit Technologies, which operates the fintech startup FinBox, has raised an undisclosed amount in a seed funding round led ....

4 October, 2019

Financial fraud detection startup AdvaRisk raises $700,000 seed funding

Supriya Roy

Financial fraud detection startup AdvaRisk has raised $700,000 in a seed funding round from Bangalore-based early-stage investors ....

23 September, 2019
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First Principle Labs raises $4.5 mn from Matrix Partners, Sequoia, others

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Mumbai-based fintech startup First Principle Labs Technologies has raised $4.5 million in its maiden external funding round. Matrix ....

5 September, 2019

Panel recommends regulating fintech startups; RBI extends KYC deadline for wallet companies

Payal Ganguly

A legal framework for consumer protection and regulating fintech companies and digital services were among the many recommendations ....

3 September, 2019

Fintech startup Recko completes follow-on seed funding round

Team TC

Bengaluru-based artificial intelligence (AI)-driven fintech startup Recko has raised an undisclosed amount in a follow-on seed ....

27 August, 2019

Paytm appoints former Goldman Sachs exec Amit Nayyar as president to lead financial services

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Digital payments unicorn Paytm has hired former Goldman Sachs executive Amit Nayyar as the president of its financial services ....

27 August, 2019
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Micro-financing startup Tala raises $110 mn to fund India expansion

Binu Paul

California-based Tala, a micro-financing startup targeting emerging markets, has raised $110 million in its Series D round of ....

22 August, 2019

Aadhaar-enabled transactions cross 200 mn in July

Team TC

Government-run digital payments platform National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) announced that over 220 million transactions ....

12 August, 2019

India fintech funding drops to $300 mn in H1 2019: KPMG Report

Shweta Sharma

Investment in the Indian fintech sector dropped nearly 50% to about $300 million in the first half of 2019 against the same period ....

2 August, 2019

CapitalG-backed Aye Finance raises $7.9 mn from DCB Bank

Shweta Sharma

Non-banking finance company Aye Finance has raised Rs 55 crore ($7.9 million at the current exchange rate ) from DCB Bank through ....

31 July, 2019

Fintech startup CredAble’s subsidiary gets NBFC licence

Shweta Sharma

Mumbai-based financial services company CredAble’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Equentia Financial Service Private Limited, ....

18 July, 2019

Innoviti sues Sequoia-backed Pine Labs for copying patented technology; wins ex-parte injunction

Binu Paul

Bengaluru-based fintech firm Innoviti Payment Solutions Pvt. Ltd has won an ex-parte injunction against digital retail payments ....

18 July, 2019

Credit Suisse partners Nasscom to promote fintech innovations

Om Athavale

Zürich-based financial services company Credit Suisse and Nasscom 10,000 Startups announced plans to support the growth of ....

17 July, 2019

ThoughtWorks opens office in Mumbai to offer fintech solutions

Om Athavale

Software and consultancy services platform ThoughtWorks announced today that it has opened a new office in Mumbai. The Chicago-based ....

9 July, 2019

Fintech startup Rubique scales down operations amid NBFC liquidity drought

Binu Paul

Financial products marketplace Rubique Technologies India Pvt. Ltd is scaling down operations and trimming workforce amid rising ....

2 July, 2019

Former Standard Chartered exec joins digital lending firm Finnable as co-founder

Om Athavale

Digital lending firm Finnable Credit Pvt. Ltd announced on Wednesday that Amit Arora has come on board as a co-founder.  Arora ....

26 June, 2019

Prime Venture Partners invests seed money in fintech startup Recko

Payal Ganguly

Recko, a fintech startup that helps companies reconcile digital transactions, has raised $1 million (around Rs 6.93 crore) in ....

26 June, 2019