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PhonePe, Paytm have till February 2020 to update KYC

The deadline for mobile wallets to become full KYC compliant was earlier set to end on August 31. But on August 30 the RBI extended the deadline by six more months, with the warning that no further extension would be granted.

Sep 02, 2019, 15:07 PM IST

Paytm appoints ex-Goldman executive Amit Nayyar to lead financial services business

An MBA graduate from IIM-Bangalore, Nayyar worked for Goldman Sachs from 2009-2016. He has also worked with BoFA Merrill Lynch as a senior member of the Financial Institutions Group. 

Aug 27, 2019, 14:09 PM IST

Paytm, SHEROES join hands for women's only platform on app

One97 Communications Ltd, which owns brand Paytm, has tied up with women's community platform SHEROES to build this community for women on its Paytm Inbox feature, which has registered over 30 million monthly visitors for content-based services.

Aug 22, 2019, 11:37 AM IST

BCCI ropes in Paytm as title sponsor till 2023

The winning bid was fixed at Rs 326.80 crore to be paid by the company to the cricket board in the next four years.

Aug 21, 2019, 15:09 PM IST

Paytm promotes CFO Madhur Deora as President

Prior to joining Paytm in October 2016, Deora served as Managing Director in Citigroup's investment banking business.

Aug 19, 2019, 11:30 AM IST

Paytm to allow scanning of any QR code to make insta-payment at offline retail stores

The move is expected to benefit the small kirana stores which have become well-versed with the digital payment system and have been receiving money directly into their bank accounts.

Aug 08, 2019, 10:56 AM IST

WhatsApp to launch payment services in 2019

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg in April announced that the company is actively working on to launch WhatsApp Pay in India.

Jul 25, 2019, 17:22 PM IST

Digital wallet payment service WhatsApp Pay coming to India this year

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg in April announced that the company is actively working on to launch WhatsApp Pay in India.

Jul 25, 2019, 14:01 PM IST

Over 200 services make Paytm India's only super app

Paytm confirmed that it provides up to 200 services on its platform ranging from recharges and bill payments, to travel and entertainment booking, city services like "Fastag", challan, donation and financial services like loan, gold, insurance. 

Jun 19, 2019, 16:02 PM IST

Paytm collaborates with CRPF Wives Association to collect donation for families of martyrs

E-wallet Paytm has come forward to collect donation for the families of the martyred CRPF jawans in the Pulwama attack by collaborating with CRPF Wives Welfare Association. The e-wallet has introduced a new option 'CRPF Bravehearts' to help people contribute to the families of the martyrs.

Feb 18, 2019, 00:14 AM IST

Paytm Payments Bank names Satish Kumar Gupta as MD, CEO

Gupta had prior senior roles at SBI and NPCI.

Oct 25, 2018, 12:32 PM IST

Paytm MD’s secretary held for stealing boss’s data, seeking Rs 20 crore ransom

Paytm managing director Vijay Shekhar’s personal secretary and three others were arrested on Monday for allegedly seeking a ransom worth Rs 20 crore from him.

Oct 22, 2018, 20:09 PM IST

Paytm flags concerns over Google Pay's privacy policy, says company sharing payment data

Paytm said this in a recent letter to the National Payments Corporation of India.

Sep 21, 2018, 12:12 PM IST

Paytm enables Visa credit card payment on its platform

Paytm has also integrated BHIM UPI on the app for the customer to source funds to make credit card bill payments, a statement from One97 Communications Limited, which owns the Paytm brand, said.

Sep 07, 2018, 14:53 PM IST

Join this Railway initiative and get cashback of Rs 5 on your Paytm wallet

The IRCTC will now use bagasse -- the fibrous remains after extracting sugarcane juice -- to make disposable cutlery and containers, in which meals will be served.

Jun 07, 2018, 11:59 AM IST

Paytm Mall launches PoS system for retailers, ties up with Asus

Paytm Mall further unveiled the exclusive online launch of Vivobook X507 on its platform that would be also available through Asus offline retail stores.

May 02, 2018, 17:49 PM IST

Know the benefits of KYC-compliance and Aadhaar linkage with Paytm wallet

Your KYC will be valid for one year.

Apr 09, 2018, 18:00 PM IST

Paytm offers exclusive benefits to KYC-compliant customers: All you need to know

Customers will have to fulfill the KYC requirements before remitting money or reloading the wallet.

Mar 15, 2018, 18:43 PM IST

PhonePe hits out at Paytm, says claims around UPI are misleading

PhonePe clarified that data around Paytm's ATV and Average Transactions per Customer (ATPC) was not available.

Mar 09, 2018, 10:06 AM IST

Mobile wallet KYC deadline over: Know what happens to your money in Paytm, Mobikwik

Customers will have to fulfill the KYC requirements before remitting money or reloading the wallet.

Mar 01, 2018, 13:38 PM IST