UPI Payments

UPI Transactions To Cross Record 6.5 Billion In Q4 2020

The number of UPI transactions has crossed 2 billion mark in a second consecutive month. With that, it's clear that the number of UPI transactions is all set to touch a record high 6.5 billion figure in...

CCI Is Tightening The Noose Around Google Pay, And Google Is Miffed

In what can only be called an interesting coincidence, soon after GPay recently cried foul about NCPI's 30% cap on UPI transactions while WhatsApp Pay announced its official rolled out in India, the payments app from Google...

WhatsApp Pay Finally Rolled Out In India To Amplify Facebook’s Push Into Commerce!

After a wait of two years, the WhatsApp Pay feature has finally been rolled out in India and without any doubt, it is all set to shake up the payments' space in the country!

UPI Transactions Nearly Doubled In Q3 2020: 1.8 Billion In September Alone

The increasing number of UPI payments clearly indicates that the digital revolution in India is all set to open doors for new opportunities, especially in fintech space. The National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI)...

Why Is Google Pay In Hot Water in India?

Google Pay has been treading in hot water over a Public Interest Litigation as of late. The company is accused of sharing Google Pay users' transaction details with third-party advertisers, touting a threat to...

UPI and RuPay Services to go Global as NPCI Launches International Wing

National Payments Corporation of India, aka NPCI, a body that regulates and facilitates digital payment activities in the Indian economy, has expressed plans to extend its services to overseas markets. Most commonly associated with...

India To Account For 2.2% Of The Global Digital Payment Market by 2023 [REPORT]

The global digital payment market is estimated to grow at 23.8% CAGR in the next five years to become a $12.4 trillion market by 2025. India, one of the fastest-growing internet and smartphone markets in the world,...

Can WhatsApp Pay Give PhonePe And Google Pay Run For Their Money?

The popular instant messaging platform WhatsApp’s newest offering WhatsApp Pay, which is a UPI-based payments app, is all set to officially roll out in India very soon. The two bankers who are familiar with the development, have...

WhatsApp Money Lending Offering: Looking Beyond WhatsApp Pay?

WhatsApp money lending offering could give many Indian startups run for their money. It is often remarked that almost all giant tech companies aim to be in the fintech space someday. This holds ups...

The Number of UPI Transactions Plunged Significantly For The First Time Ever!

Since its inception in India, the Unified Payments Interface, aka UPI, has seen an unimaginable amount of scale and speed in terms of growth and adoption. As many as 148 Indian banks currently live on the UPI...

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After SMS, WhatsApp Now Becomes A Threat To Cell Calling: 1 Billion And Counting

It already buried the SMSes in the ground. Now, traditional cellular calling is next on the hit...

Flipkart Quickly Learns From the Mistake Amazon Did: Setting Up A Level Playing Field For Sellers!

Unlike Amazon which allegedly implemented unethical strategies to tackles India’s FDI policy for e-commerce marketplaces, Flipkart plans to do it right!

Facebook’s $1 Billion Commitment To The News Industry: An Effort To Defuse The Situation!

Barking dogs seldom bite! After agreeing to reverse the news ban for Australian users, now Facebook is finally...

New RBI Guidelines Force You To Memorise All Of Your Card Details

It's time to get your brain prepped to do some much-needed homework and commit to memory the 16-digit numbers from all of...

Content Censorship: GOI To Tighten Its Noose Around Big Tech Platforms!

After having gone through an extensive dispute with Twitter over content removal, GOI wants to tighten its noose around all social media...