Alternative Financing

How Unsecured Loans are Embracing Small Businesses?

MSMEs only received 17.4 per cent of the total credit by formal lending entities in India but all this is about to change

Saurabh Jhalaria

Decoding Business Loans For Young Entrepreneurs

While applying for any business loan, the young an entrepreneur should consider these important things

Amar Pandit

Technology Backed by Strong Regulation Can Help Digitalisation of Loans, Says Kotak Mahindra Bank's SME Head

There is a perception in the market that SMEs are equal to NPAs but the case is otherwise

Vanita D'souza

P2P Lenders to the Rescue of MSMEs

Access to credit is one of the most painful points among the MSMEs in India. However, with alternate data, GST data stack and AI-driven algorithms, MSMEs are hoping for a change in the credit positions - P2P lenders have stepped up to take up the challenge.

Export Financing: An Opportunity for Alternative Lenders to Jump On?

As per ADB, there's a $1.5-trillion gap between demand and supply of trade finance

Vanita D'souza

Edelweiss SME Lending's Head Explains Why Big Data is a Game Changer for the Industry

Businesses are beginning to understand how big data will shape the industry and lead its way to digitalisation

Vanita D'souza

Lakshmi Vilas Bank's MD Shares Why Bankers Should Take Lessons from New Age Fintech Lenders

MSME credit gap in the country is estimated to be around USD 60b and banks cannot afford to ignore it

Why Consumer Finance is Attracting Fintech Startups

Digital retail lending will touch $1 trillion by 2024

Vanita D'souza

This Alternative Lending Platform Feels Consumer Lending is More Than Just a Trend

LoanTap has a slight exposure to SME financing but their core focus is on salaried customers

Vanita D'souza

What Pig Poop Taught Me About Growing a 20-Year-Old Business

Don't discount alternative funding sources and creative revenue streams. To get through the toughest times, companies must do whatever it takes.

Randy Paynter

Suspension of eNACH: Distress for Digital Lenders?

eNACH was one of the newest payment services that automated high volume transactions for banks and NBFCs

Varun Burman

Here is Why Flipkart is Keen to Enter the Financial Services Sector

Consumer lending space is a USD 1.2 trillion opportunity in India