Snapdeal calls off merger talks with Flipkart, to pursue an independent path

The new development comes amidst the reports that Snapdeal had accepted Flipkart’s revised acquisition offer of US$900-950 million 

Snapdeal to sell its digital payments platform FreeCharge to Axis Bank for US$60M

Axis Bank would now have access to FreeCharge's 50 million mobile wallet holders 

Snapdeal accepts the US$950M buyout offer by Flipkart: Report

Flipkart had initially approached Snapdeal with a US$500-600 million offer but it was rejected 

Spinny offers a smart platform for buying and selling used cars in India; secures funding from Blume, IAN

Using data from real transactions, Spinny can predict the selling price of a car as per its true condition and can make a quick offer 

[Exclusive] Due diligence started in impending Flipkart-Snapdeal merger; SoftBank may invest up to US$1B in new entity

Although the deal is on course, Flipkart and Snapdeal are yet to resolve the differences about the employee stock options (ESOPs) 

Paytm in talks to raise up to US$2B from SoftBank; looking to buy FreeCharge from Snapdeal

With this all-cash deal, the Indian m-commerce and mobile payments company's valuation will go up to US$9 billion 

Snapdeal invests US$20M in payments services unit FreeCharge, appoints Jason Kothari as its CEO

Most recently, Jason Kothari was CEO of SoftBank-backed online real estate company Housing where he led its successful turnaround 

Bharat Bazaar gets funding from Beenext to digitize Indian agriculture

Supply channel bottlenecks and lack of a proper marketing channel are serious problems for a farmer, and Bharat Bazaar aims to address this 

How mobile operators are filling the e-payments gap in emerging markets

Mobile operators are well positioned to take over the role of banks in emerging markets, and have have the ability to fill the online payments gap