Microfinance

News and Trends

Microfinance Loan Portfolio Grows Around INR 3.5 Lakh Crore By March End

The report added that quarter-on-quarter, the GLP grew by 8.6% from INR 3.20 lakh crore as of the December quarter in the last fiscal, with the growth in volume and value of loans disbursed

News and Trends

Micro Investment App Spare8 Raises $7,70,000 In Pre-Seed Funding

The fund raised will be used to strengthen the marketing, growth initiatives and to build a lean but qualitatively strong team to scale quickly

Women Entrepreneur™

The Fintech Trailblazer

The company recently raised undisclosed funding with some of the marquee names to invest being Rangarajan Krishnan. Deepak Shahdadpuri, Abhay Hanjura and Vivek Gupta along with Sovereign Fund, Silicon Valley Bank, Robinhood, & Facebook.

Leadership

Handing Over The Reins: Jordan-Headquartered Liwwa Now Has A New CEO

When a business is in the process of scaling up, the skills or characteristics required of its CEO are different from those that were needed when it was founded.

Finance

In 6 years, Geeta Goel-led Dell has Invested $200 mn in India

Goel tells how investing has shifted in terms of new areas emerging in same field

Finance

This Microfinance Institution Wants to Help Rural Indian Women to Fulfill their Dreams of Entrepreneurship

Satin CreditCare is expanding its access to finance to rural Indian women in more than 18 states

News and Trends

Is Micro-Insurance the Next Big Innovation for India?

Because of the affordability and specificity of Micro-Insurance plans , majority of Indians can get the advantages of insurance

Business News

These 30 International Entrepreneurs Really Are Solving the World's Problems

The world has countless problems, unless you're an entrepreneur, in which case the world has countless opportunities.

Starting a Business

We'll Target Women, MSME Sector After Starting Banking Operations: Microfin Company

The journey of the Fincare began with an equity investment by IVFA in 2010 with an acquisition of a stake in two NBFC-MFIs

Entrepreneurs

#5 Ways In Which Rural Entrepreneurship Contribute To Indian Economy

The development of rural entrepreneurs is a complex issue, which can be tackled by social, political and economic institutions.

Entrepreneurs

Transforming the Employment Landscape for The Labour Force

LabourNet has approximately 600 employees and 1000 associates working for it which Gayathri expects to cross 10 million people by 2022.

Entrepreneurs

Moving From Microfinance To Music - Ananya Birla

Entrepreneurship runs in her blood, owing to this, Ananya couldn't resist and started out at the age of 17.

News and Trends

This League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen Will Now Help The Poor With Their New Venture

Know what made Ratan Tata, nandan Nilenkani and Vijay kellar to start a venture together.

Business News

Why You Need 'Penny Victories' In Your Business

Progress isn't about one quantum leap its most often a series of small incremental gains.