Category: Finance

NPCI – Unsung Hero of India’s Fintech revolution

An Indian enterprise leading by example in the Fintech space When it comes to Financial deals, New York and London are the torchbearers. India and China, are considered leaders in Fintech innovation. Fintech has evolved basis some good innovation in the private sector in India. In the payment and Fintech space in India, NPCI (National …

Real synergies of Societe Generale acquiring Shine

Societe Generale, a French multinational bank, declared the acquisition of a neo-banking startup called Shine. This is the second major acquisition by the French multi-national bank in the last 3 years. Societe Generale may not be on an acquisition spree, but both these acquisitions align with their digital strategy. Let’s look at some of the …

Zeroda Disruption In Brokerage Industry

Recently I came across the success story of Zerodha, published by Yourstory. The title honored Zerodha with rare profitable business unicorn in India. Zerodha is a common household name in stock trading segment. Though not considered as a Fintech company, it is effectively a company built on the principles of new age technology. After all, …

Why Mega tech companies are foraying into Fintech

Google Amazon, facebook, Apple in Fintech

At the start of the decade 2011-20, we saw more and more companies foraying into the Fintech space. Most of these companies were new-age startups, which innovated a new way of doing traditional financial transactions. What surprised many, is when Mega tech companies like Google, Apple, Amazon started to foray into this fintech space. These …

Digital Payments – Technology enriching Finance

Digital Payments- technology enriching finance

Payments space has undergone some rapid changes in the recent past. As per a report published by mobile payments, digital payments are expected to grow at a healthy rate of 17.6%. With such strong growth, expect a surge in innovation by players to capture a sizable market share. A brief History of Payments Payments space …