VIJAY SHEKHAR SHARMA
Digital payment gains should be used to acquire merchants, says Nirmala Sitharaman
The prebudget meeting on Friday was necessitated after the government waived off MDR for merchants on digital payments made through RuPay debit cards and Unified Payments Interface (UPI) devices from January 2020.
Zero MDR good, but govt reimbursements will help payment cos: Vijay Shekhar Sharma
Zero percent MDR with reimbursement would be an ideal move...
Paytm launches all-in-one QR for merchants to accept unlimited payments at 0% fee
Digital payments firm Paytm on wednesday announced the laun...
Paytm launches all-in-one QR for merchants
This QR will enable merchants to accept unlimited payments through Paytm Wallet, Rupay Cards and all UPI-based payment apps directly into their bank account at zero per cent fee, Paytm Founder and Chief Executive Officer Vijay Shekhar Sharma said at the launch.
Virgin Atlantic boss Richard Branson would never endorse get-rich-quick schemes
Branson took to social media to break down some popular phishing scams that used his name.
'Oh, the places you’ll go': Vijay Shekhar Sharma has a printout of a Dr. Seuss quote on his desk
The quote can be found front and centre on the Paytm founder’s desk.
Considering dropping out of college for a start-up? Paytm founder says education is important
Vijay Shekhar Sharma on whether dropping out of college to follow your 'passion' is the right thing to do.
Open Secret raises seed funding from Matrix Partners and others
Paytm's Vijay Shekhar Sharma, Snapdeal's Kunal Bahl and Rohit Bansal, and Godrej consumer products CEO Vivek Gambhir also participated in the funding round.
Paytm's Vijay Shekhar Sharma cautions customers of scam messages and emails
A huge number of Paytm user have already approached the company’s cyber cell and RBI's ombudsman.
Pichai's appointment as Alphabet CEO leaves India Inc thrilled; Mahindra, Paytm boss can't keep calm
Pichai was earlier a Product Chief at Google and was elevated to the CEO's role in 2016.
Paytm payments bank eyes small fin model
Sharma said the payments bank will approach the government and the banking regulator for a small finance bank licence as it can leverage the model using technology enabled low-cost operations — a central theme of small finance banks, according to the RBI.
Paytm in talks to raise another USD 1 billion funding: Sources
Paytm had earlier this week announced a USD 1 billion (around Rs 7,173 crore) fund raise led by US-based asset management firm T Rowe Price. Existing investors Alibaba, Softbank and Discovery Capital had also participated in the funding round.
One track, many lessons: How U2's 'Elevation' helped Paytm boss master English, woo an early investor
Music has always been Paytm founder Vijay Shekhar Sharma’s refuge.
Paytm to cut losses by 33% to $400 million: Vijay Shekhar Sharma
Paytm has completely cut incentives on P2P UPI transactions after seeing a group of customers conduct millions of transactions of Rs 21 between its network and other rival players.
Paytm gets $1 billion topup in latest financing round
Paytm said it has raised $1 bn in financing round led by T Rowe Price with Ant and SoftBank also participating.
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