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The 66 unicorns in India have a total of revenue of over $15 billion.

India adds 28 unicorns in 2021 to take total to 66; over 3.3 lakh people employed: Nasscom

Sep 28, 2021

Bengaluru has the maximum number of unicorns with one-third of country's unicorns headquartered in the southern city, followed by Delhi-National Capital Region with 20 per cent.

Paytm founder and CEO Vijay Shekhar Sharma

Paytm boss Vijay Shekhar Sharma to get ESOPs for first time before IPO

Sep 24, 2021

The Esops for Shekhar comes when the company is wrapping up the final number of shares that will become part of its proposed ₹16,600 crore IPO

Oyo, in which SoftBank owns a 46% stake and is one of its biggest bets, has endured months of layoffs, cost-cuts and losses during the global health crisis

Oyo may file for $1.2 bn IPO next week

Sep 23, 2021

The hotel aggregator is looking to list in India's financial capital of Mumbai and will consist of a fresh issue of shares as well as an offer for sale from existing shareholders

Under the partnership, HDFC Bank and Paytm will also introduce business credit cards.

HDFC Bank, Paytm to launch co-branded credit cards for millennials in October

Sep 20, 2021

The alliance will target deeper penetration in Tier II and Tier III markets, and enable faster acceleration of digitised payments across the country.

Khosla Ventures had earlier invested an undisclosed sum in Vahan’s seed round

Vahan raises $8 mn in round led by Khosla Ventures

Sep 15, 2021

The freshly infused funds will be utilised to grow the team, scale the business and build new products.

Aswath Damodaran, Professor, Stern Business School in New York

'I'll prefer Paytm over Ola in my portfolio if priced rightly': Aswath Damodaran on upcoming IPOs

Sep 10, 2021

Stern Business School Prof Aswath Damodaran says ride-hailing companies across the world have figured out how to grow but not how to make money. Financial services and payment processing, however, have huge potential, says the valuation guru

Valuation guru Aswath Damodaran on upcoming Paytm IPO and his advice for investors

Sep 12, 2021

An expert on valuations, Aswath says while he would consider anything at the right price, he feels the upcoming Paytm IPO has real potential, as a true disruptor in financial services and payment processing. He speaks to Aabha Bakaya,

Paytm founder and CEO Vijay Shekhar Sharma

'NFTs worth billions': Amazon's 'DVD recommendation' to Paytm's Vijay Shekhar Sharma drives hilarious reactions

Sep 08, 2021

A recent recommendation of DVDs from Amazon India piqued Paytm founder and CEO Vijay Shekhar Sharma

Mumbai will likely be the fourth-ranked city in Asia for high-income households, says the McKinsey Global Institute report. Photo: Reuters

Rising income, digital shift to help India grow consumption by $1.8 tn in next decade: McKinsey

Sep 08, 2021

India will see a major rise in high-income households and a shrinking household size in the next few years. This could lead to India having the third-largest number of high-income households globally


Paytm to hive off online payments business to subsidiary

Sep 02, 2021

The company is seeking approval of the same from its shareholders through an extraordinary general meeting on September 23.

Former Paytm director Ashok Kumar Saxena

Paytm ownership: Court gives police three weeks to conclude probe

Aug 23, 2021

Ashok Kumar Saxena, 71, in legal documents said he invested $27,500 two decades ago in Paytm parent One97 Communications but was never allotted any stock