25 Mar 2020
OnePlus has finally launched its mobile payments service, joining the elite club of smartphone makers that also dabble in financial solutions.
21 Feb 2018
Propelled by demonetization, cashless transactions saw a rise with Unified Payment Interface (UPI) trying to usher users towards a cashless economy.
01 Nov 2017
The Facebook-owned messaging app, WhatsApp, is set to introduce a new in-chat UPI-based payments feature in the coming months, enabling its over one billion users to transfer funds directly from the app.
12 Oct 2017
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has issued guidelines regarding interoperability of prepaid payment instruments (PPIs). Once the move is implemented, they will be able to conduct transactions with each other.
22 Sep 2017
Due to demonetization, several Indians were forced to opt for digital payment options, as cash transactions had come to a halt.
19 Sep 2017
Airtel Payments Bank has become the first payments bank to integrate UPI on its digital platform. Now customers will be able to create their own UPI handles and make transactions free of charge.
18 Sep 2017
Google has finally launched its UPI-based payments app in India, called Tez. This standalone app can be used to pay bills, movie tickets and for other online transactions.
09 Sep 2017
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.
08 Aug 2017
India's most widely used digital payments platform Paytm has added two nifty features in its Paytm store and wallet app.
10 May 2017
In a move to expand to the international market, Alipay, operated by Ant Financial, has sealed a deal with First Data, giving it access to four million retail partners and will now compete with the likes of Apple Pay.
12 Jan 2017
On 12th Jan, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley launched the Airtel Payment bank; the bank was till now running as pilot projects in four states.