Articles about Immediate Payment Service

Yes Bank depositors can now use IMPS/NEFT to pay dues

10 Mar 2020

Yes Bank depositors can now use IMPS/NEFT to pay dues

The crisis-hit lender Yes Bank on Tuesday allowed customers to make certain transactions using instant money transfer services.

India Post Payments Bank launched: Details here

01 Sep 2018

India Post Payments Bank launched: Details here

On Saturday, at an event in New Delhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the India Post Payments Bank (IPPB) in a bid to boost banking services in rural areas, and promote further financial inclusion.

#AppStories: 5 apps for cryptocurrency trading in India

01 Jul 2018

#AppStories: 5 apps for cryptocurrency trading in India

World's most popular cryptocurrency Bitcoin's valuation has had some dramatic fluctuations over the past one year. It picked up the pace in May'17 from $2,000 to $20,000 in Dec'17 and plummeted to $6,046 in Feb'18.

Is there really a five-day-long bank holiday coming up?

27 Mar 2018

Is there really a five-day-long bank holiday coming up?

There have been reports of a five-day bank holiday coming up this weekend, and people have been rushing to banks to get their tasks done before it starts.

Bitcoin breaks $10,000-barrier: Know how you can invest in Bitcoin!

29 Nov 2017

Bitcoin breaks $10,000-barrier: Know how you can invest in Bitcoin!

The value of Bitcoin, the world's oldest and largest cryptocurrency, has soared above $10,000 yesterday (28 November) - a remarkable rise from a mere $0.003 price seven years ago.

NEFT, RTGS, IMPS: Here's how to choose the best option

20 Nov 2017

NEFT, RTGS, IMPS: Here's how to choose the best option

Do you use netbanking regularly, but have no idea what NEFT, RTGS or IMPS are? Considering how complicated they look, it won't be a surprise.

NEFT, RTGS, UPI: Here's everything to know about online transfers

09 Sep 2017

NEFT, RTGS, UPI: Here's everything to know about online transfers

With the government's increasing focus on Digital India, it has gradually attempted to create a cashless economy. Interfaces like UPI are a product of changing times.

With Truecaller, you can scan numbers, access emergency helplines offline!

06 Sep 2017

With Truecaller, you can scan numbers, access emergency helplines offline!

Truecaller will now let you scan phone numbers, including from billboards and street signs, and quickly save it to your contacts' list.

How can you invest in virtual currencies in India?

13 Aug 2017

How can you invest in virtual currencies in India?

Cryptocurrencies are a huge rage around the world and India is slowly waking up to its possibilities.

WhatsApp UPI payments feature may finally be ready

11 Aug 2017

WhatsApp UPI payments feature may finally be ready

WhatsApp is finally gearing up for its next big step. With Paytm planning on bringing its messaging service soon, it has now decided to integrate UPI-based mobile payments system into its platform.

NEFT, RTGS, UPI: Here's everything to know about online transfers

24 Jul 2017

NEFT, RTGS, UPI: Here's everything to know about online transfers

With the government's increasing focus on Digital India, it has gradually attempted to create a cashless economy. Interfaces like UPI are a product of changing times.

SBI cuts NEFT, RTGS charges by up to 75%

13 Jul 2017

SBI cuts NEFT, RTGS charges by up to 75%

The SBI has reduced charges for National Electronic Funds Transfer (NEFT) and Real Time Gross Settlement (RTGS) by up to 75%, to be implemented from July 15.

Truecaller beats Facebook, becomes 4th most downloaded app in India

02 Jun 2017

Truecaller beats Facebook, becomes 4th most downloaded app in India

Leading communication app Truecaller beat Facebook and became the fourth most downloaded app in India on PlayStore.

SBI to charge more for ATM, online, cash transactions

01 Jun 2017

SBI to charge more for ATM, online, cash transactions

The State Bank of India (SBI) has revised service charges on ATM withdrawals for customers using its SBI Mobile Buddy mobile app, effective from June 1.

Group messaging, new ringtones on Truecaller's latest update

23 May 2017

Group messaging, new ringtones on Truecaller's latest update

With its latest update, Truecaller now facilitates group messaging and MMS features on its app. This will allow users to share pictures etc when communicating with others.

Paytm Payments Bank starts operations, offers zero-balance accounts

23 May 2017

Paytm Payments Bank starts operations, offers zero-balance accounts

Paytm Payments Bank, in a gradual roll-out, will start operations in North India on May 23. In the first phase, it will offer accounts to users on invite-only basis.

Paytm payments bank and what it means for users

18 May 2017

Paytm payments bank and what it means for users

Vijay Shekhar Sharma-led Paytm has been okayed by the RBI to start its payments bank; the Noida-based firm is expected to begin its operations under Renu Satti, from 23rd of May, 2017.

SBI clarifies on revised charges: Only for "buddy customers"

11 May 2017

SBI clarifies on revised charges: Only for "buddy customers"

SBI issued a clarification in the wake of widespread panic and condemnation after its announcement of revised service charges, including exorbitant ATM charges.

RBI speeds up settlement time for NEFT clearance

11 Apr 2017

RBI speeds up settlement time for NEFT clearance

RBI has decided to reduce the time frame for the settlement of National Electronic Funds Transfer (NEFT) from 1 hour to 30 minutes in its revamped monetary policy.

Truecaller revamps itself in a bid to make a mark

29 Mar 2017

Truecaller revamps itself in a bid to make a mark

Nami Zarringhalam and Alan Mamedi, the founders of Truecaller announced the launch of updated version of the app -Truecaller 8.

Going cashless costs money, debit card charges explained

09 Mar 2017

Going cashless costs money, debit card charges explained

There's been an increase in the digital transactions since Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the demonetization of Rs. 500 and Rs. 1,000 notes last November.

Jio Payments Bank receives RBI nod

05 Mar 2017

Jio Payments Bank receives RBI nod

Jio Payments Bank (JPB), a joint venture between State Bank of India and Reliance Industries Limited, has received the crucial go-ahead from the RBI.

Banks free to fix charges on cashless transactions

05 Feb 2017

Banks free to fix charges on cashless transactions

To encourage greater participation by banks in developing cashless economy, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has allowed them the freedom to fix service charges on cashless transactions.