A Recession Coming? Small Business Lending Platform Kabbage Says It’s Prepared

Kabbage co-founder Kathryn PetraliaKABBAGE The world is bracing for a recession, with the latest data showing three quarters of economists in the U.S. expect it to occur by the end of 2021. If those predictions prove true, it will be the first major economic downturn for some of the nation’s leading fintechs. […]

Mercedes-Benz Tests Croove, a Car-Sharing Platform That’s Like Airbnb for Cars

Mercedes-Benz (OTCMKTS:DDAIF) is testing a car-sharing program it’s calling Croove in Germany. The program is like an Airbnb for cars in that users can loan out their cars to others. According to the luxury car manufacturer, sharing something you own with others is the basic idea behind the sharing economy. […]

Retailbound Wants to Build a Retail Platform for Gadget Entrepreneurs

So you have a successful crowdfunding campaign. Your product has been funded, manufactured, and shipped. The question is, now what? According to Retailbound, Inc. only one in fifty crowdfunded gadget entrepreneurs manage to get their product on the shelves of major retailers. The team behind Retailbound wants to improve these […]

XERO Introduces New HQ Platform for Accounting and Bookkeeping Businesses

Xero (NZE:XRO), a Software as a Service (SaaS) firm that develops cloud-based accounting software for small businesses, recently unveiled Xero HQ — a new open practice platform for accountants and bookkeepers that allows you and your staff to plan out work more efficiently and unlock your small business data and […]

Paytm starts offering collateral-free loans for merchants on its platform

Paytm uses credit profile based on the transaction history of merchants on its platform. Photo: Bloomberg New Delhi: Payments services and e-commerce firm Paytm on Monday said it has started offering collateral-free working capital loans for merchants on its platform. One97 Communication Ltd, which operates the Paytm platform, has partnered […]

Snapdeal launches new version of ad platform

Ultimate September, Snapdeal obtained Lessen Information, a US-based totally marketing platform thatallows manufacturers supply advertising strategies for purchasers, for an undisclosed quantity. Image: Bloomberg Bengaluru: On line market Snapdeal, run by means of Jasper Infotech Pvt. Ltd, on Monday released a new version of its marketing platform Snapdeal Advertisements, which […]