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Paytm Founder Vijay Shekhar Sharma turns anchor investor for Root Ventures; firm aims to raise Rs 200 cr fund
Wed, Jun 26, 2019
On Wednesday, the alternative asset manager Root Ventures announced that it is on the brink of closing a Rs 200 cr maiden fund. For this, the company which is led by Japan Vyas, has taken onboard Paytm Founder Vijay Shekhar Sharma.
Hurun Global 40 and Under Self-Made Rich List 2019: Mark Zuckerberg tops but these two Indians made country proud
Tue, Mar 26, 2019
John Collison (28) of Stripe and Evan Spiegel (28) of Snapchat are the youngest billionaire with US $2.6bn and US $1.7 bn respectively.
Paytm founder Vijay Shekhar Sharma has this little grudge
Mon, Mar 25, 2019
Vijay Shekhar Sharma who created India's largest digital payment service Paytm has a little grudge that he never had a chance to study at Harvard University.
Paytm founder Vijay Shekhar Sharma, Ratan Tata-backed startup Goqii to launch two smart devices
Fri, Dec 07, 2018
Ratan Tata-backed healthcare startup Goqii will launch two new smart health devices focusing on cardiac and diabetes care by March next.
Highest paid start-up CEOs: Yashish Dahiya of PolicyBazaar leads unicorns top 10 rich list, Pranay Chulet of Quikr, Vijay Shekhar Sharma of Paytm follow
Wed, Nov 28, 2018
Some of the Indian unicorns that have prospered have done really well, however, many others have died along the way. The successful ones have grown by leaps and bounds and their stories have encouraged many other entrepreneurs to follow in their footsteps.
Paytm says consumer data safe after founder Vijay Shekhar Sharma's personal data stolen
Tue, Oct 23, 2018
India`s top digital payments company Paytm said on Tuesday its consumer data was safe after police arrested three people, including the company`s spokeswoman, over allegations they tried to blackmail its founder and extort nearly $3 million by threatening to leak personal data.
Jio Payments Bank Limited commences operations; all you want to know in brief
Wed, Apr 04, 2018
Telecom major Bharti Airtel was the first to begin payment bank services in November 2016. Paytm founder Vijay Shekhar Sharma promoted Paytm Payments Bank began operations from May 2017 last year while FINO Payments Bank Limited kicked-off in in June last year.
WhatsApp payments? See what the future may hold for lenders
Sat, Mar 10, 2018
Home-grown mobile wallet company Paytm's Vijay Shekhar Sharma has termed Facebook, which owns Whatsapp, an "evil" company following the launch of payments app
The oldest Indian billionaire on Forbes rich list is 92! See who he is
Thu, Mar 08, 2018
Farmer's son, Singh worked in a chemist's store before venturing out on his own distributing pharmaceuticals. Shares of the generics maker, known for its antibiotics Clavam and Taxim, have more than doubled since its November 2016 IPO.
You won't believe who's the youngest Indian billionaire in Forbes rich list!
Wed, Mar 07, 2018
Forbes Billionaires' list 2018: 92-year-old Samprada Singh, who is the chairman emeritus of Alkem Laboratories, is the oldest Indian billionaire. He was ranked 1,867th on the list with a fortune of $1.2 billion.
Paytm to offer investment, wealth management products
Wed, Jan 10, 2018
Paytm, run by One97 Communications Ltd, has set up a new entity called Paytm Money to offer investment and wealth management products, and will invest close to $10 million upfront in the new entity, reports Livemint.
Paytm eyes top spot in e-comm biz in 3-5 yrs; to infuse $2.5 billion
Sun, Dec 03, 2017
Paytm E-commerce Pvt Ltd, which operates an online shopping portal for digital and physical goods, is latest to enter the e-commerce space where rivals Amazon and Flipkart are pouring in billions of dollars to boost market share.
Government policies triggered economy's formalisation, says FM Jaitley
Tue, Nov 28, 2017
The Finance Minister said that initiatives such as payments banks, which help towards formalization of economy, are no longer "drops in ocean but have become general pattern in society now".
Paytm ties up with ICICI Bank to offer short-term digital loans
Thu, Nov 16, 2017
The new service will offer an interest-free short-term digital loans up to Rs 20,000 for a maximum of 45 days
PM Modi to meet Paytm, Myntra, BigBasket and 200 startup owners today
Thu, Aug 17, 2017
PM Modi is expected to meet with startup owners in India today.
Paytm aims to sell gold worth $200 million this year
Thu, Jul 20, 2017
Paytm plans to sell 5 tonnes of gold valued around $200 million this year, the digital payments firm said on Friday, as it strives to develop a viable business from its e-wallet platform.
CCI approves SoftBank's 20% stake acquisition in Paytm's parent One97 Communications
Tue, Jul 18, 2017
CCI has approved stake acquisition by SoftBank in Paytm's parent company - One97 Communications.
Amit Sinha named Paytm Mall's Chief Operating Officer
Mon, Jun 12, 2017
Paytm has named Amit Sinha, vice president of One97 Communications as Chief Operating Officer of its e-commerce venture - Paytm Mall.
Paytm’s Vijay Shekhar Sharma first ‘internet billionaire’ to buy property in Delhi’s elite zone
Wed, Jun 07, 2017
Paytm founder, Vijay Shekhar Sharma, has paid a substantial advance for a home in New Delhi's Lutyens' zone. The property which is approximately 6000 sq-ft is worth Rs 82 crore or $12.7 million.
How to operate your new Paytm Payments bank account; all you need to know
Tue, May 23, 2017
Paytm Payments bank launched today will have zero balance accounts with no minimum charge. The accounts will offer 4% interest rates on deposits. Zeebiz tells you how it works.