Lending

How Covid-19 Is Reshaping Lending For SMEs

The eligibility filter has to go beyond the barriers of traditional lending decision-making which has already created a credit gap of over $400 billion in the SME category

Deena Jacob

The $50 Shoe: Here's Why Poor Pays More Compared To Rich

We are in the midst of a humanitarian crisis, and the states need to provide for their citizens. The issue lies with how this borrowing gets used

Role Of Data Analytics In the Lending Sector

Sanctioning a loan depends on two things-the customer's ability and intent to pay. Getting these two things right separates the successful lenders from failures

Granting Of Priority Sector Lending Status Key To Setting Up a Robust Startup Ecosystem In India

By bringing startups within the ambit of banking finance, the central bank has helped several fledgeling startups in the country gain access to institutional credit and created an enabling environment for the raising of easy working capital

Revamping the Loan Recollection Exercise With Technology To Drive Recovery Strategy

As the expiry of this moratorium comes closer, banks and NBFCs have a new challenge, i.e., the biggest loan recollection exercise in their history, in a time of economic slowdown

How Technology And Fintechs Are Changing the Landscape of Lending In India

The fintech digital lending startups are doing what no other traditional financer does-bring credit facilities right to where the user is

Singapore-Based Fintech Lender Validus Raises US$20 Million

The series B+ round was led by Vertex Growth Fund and Kuok Group's Orion Fund managed by K3 Venture Partners.

Consumer Lending Companies Riding On Machine Learning Platforms To Manage Risks

The traditional analytical techniques of assessing borrowers' profiles have become obsolete owing to increased complexities involved while dealing with tonnes of data.

3 Ways Alternate Lending Is Driving the Future of Finance

It's a gold mine that's changing the rules of finance and opening up new opportunities.

Pritom Das

[Funding Alert] Binny Bansal, GGV Invest In Gold Lending Start-Up Rupeek's $30 Mln Round

This round comes not long after it raised a separate $30 million round in August last year from Bertelsmann India Investments, Accel Partners and Sequoia India.

Debroop Roy

[Funding Alert] SuperMoney raises $1 million from Unitus Ventures in pre-series A round

Lending platform SuperMoney raised $1 million from Unitus Ventures in a pre-series A funding round.

This Indian Start-Up Is Sachetizing Financial Products For the Blue Collar Segment

Bengaluru-based Avail Finance, which is backed by the likes of Bhavish Aggarwal and Binny Bansal, partners with non-banking financial companies to help disburse easy loans ranging upto INR 50,000.

Debroop Roy