7 strategies to attract millennials to your e-commerce platform

Generation Y is hard to woo, but nobody said it's impossible 

Paytm rival MobiKwik raises US$35.4M from Bajaj Finance

The partnership will empower consumers to avail credit facility through the MobiKwik wallet, enabling them with instant purchases and payment option 

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 

Indian Bitcoin startup Unocoin raises US$1.5M funding

The funds will be used for product development as well as to expand the business and scale the team 

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 

South Africa’s Net1 forays into India’s online payments space with a US$40M investment in MobiKwik

Net1’s virtual card technology will be integrated across all MobiKwik wallets in order to provide ubiquity across all merchants in India 

MobiKwik raises US$50M Series C to take on Alibaba-backed Paytm

The mobile wallet and online recharge company has raised the investment from Japan’s GMO and semi conductor firm Mediatek 

Banks vs independents: Who will win India's mobile wallet wars?

According to the author, we have a never-ending list of independent wallets that offer discounts, cashback, vouchers and coupon codes in the hopes of retaining users. But what happens when VC funding runs out? 

Indian mobile wallet firm MobiKwik raises US$6.6M additional funding

The funding comes from existing investors Sequoia Capital and Tree Line Asia, besides venture debt company InnoVen Capital 

8 Indian apps that will make you a killer organiser

From mobile recharging to paying your taxes, there is an app for everything now. The author has culled eight of these apps that will save you time and money