Google Partners with Indian Banks to Attract Users to Its Digital Payments Services

Article 0 Comments Alphabet Inc’s Google said on Tuesday it is partnering with a handful of Indian banks to bring quick loans to the masses, as it aims to woo tens of millions of new internet users in the country to its digital payments services. At an annual Google event […]

Berkshire Invests $356M in One97, Parent of India’s Biggest Digital Payments Firm

Article 0 Comments Berkshire Hathaway Inc has acquired a 25 billion rupees ($356 million) stake in the parent of digital payments company Paytm, a source said, its first investment in an Indian startup as it moves into the financial payments sector. The conglomerate run by billionaire Warren Buffett confirmed in […]

Ant Financial About To Reap $10 Billion in Fundraising Round

Article 0 Comments Ant Financial, the Chinese payments giant controlled by Jack Ma, is expected to close a fundraising of at least $10 billion in the next few days, attracting Carlyle Group and the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board as first-time investors, according to people familiar with the matter. The […]