Category: Online Payments & Money Transfer

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The Best Paypal Alternative For India

Paypal is the global leader in online digital payments and almost all freelancers in India have an account with it. A Paypal account however has some usage limitations. It cannot be used to send and receive domestic payments because of RBI’s restrictions. With the growth of E-commerce in India, many payment gateways and mobile wallets […]

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Get Instant Cash Loan Online in India

Are you looking to get an emergency cash loan sanctioned within a short duration of 1-2 hours online ? Then read on. Many of us face an emergency where we require an instant cash loan on the same day. Such a situation can arise in the case of a medical emergency, financial opportunity or urgent […]


Financial Behavior in India 2014 Report

InterMedia has released a new report which presents findings on financial behavior among Indian adults. In particular, the focus is on the access and use of banking services and mobile money services; as well as triggers and barriers for potential uptake. The report has been authored by Intermedia and is supported by the Financial Services for the Poor […]

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Innovations in Digital Finance 2014 Report

Major new trends and innovations in digital financial services are opening up the possibility of significantly expanding financial inclusion in Africa, according to a new study released this week by IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, and The MasterCard Foundation. The study, “In The Fast Lane: Innovations in Digital Finance“, highlights advances in distribution […]

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Accion Venture Lab Invests in RevolutionCredit and StreetShares

Early this month, Accion a leader in financial inclusion, announced two investments in RevolutionCredit and StreetShares , through Accion Venture Lab, a $10 million initiative dedicated to providing seed capital and management support to financial inclusion start-ups. Accion Venture Lab Investments 2014 Launched in 2012 and based in Irvine, California, RevolutionCredit was born out of […]

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Mastercard acquires India based ElectraCard

MasterCard this week announced that it has entered into an agreement with Opus Software Solutions Pvt. Ltd to acquire its subsidiary, ElectraCard Services Private Limited (, a leading global provider of software solutions and processing services for electronic payment and card systems. MasterCard previously had a minority investment in ECS. This transaction is anticipated to […]