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Fixed Deposit Interest Rates Offered By Small Finance Banks

Small finance banks often pay higher interest rates on deposits compared to commercial banks. Fixed deposit (FDs), also known as term deposits, are secure financial instruments offered by private and public sector banks, small finance banks (SFBs), non-banking financial companies (NBFCs) and post offices. Small finance banks pay higher interest rates on fixed deposits compared to commercial banks. Small finance banks focus on financial ... Read More »

Suryoday Small Finance Bank enters North India—-eyes IPO in Oct-Dec quarter next year

Suryoday Small Finance Bank, which went live in January 2017, plans to go public with an initial public offering (IPO) in October-December quarter next year, a top official said. This small finance bank, which is the first from Maharashtra to obtain SFB licence from RBI, may also look to raise capital to the tune of ₹ 175-Rs 200 crore this year to ... Read More »

Amazon Wants to Foster Small Independent Delivery Fleets

HIGHLIGHTS Amazon unveiled dark grey Prime-logoed vans Company wants to lease the vans to delivery businesses Amazon would provide uniforms, and insurance programs for operators Amazon on Wednesday said it would offer incentives to entice entrepreneurs to set up their own small package-delivery businesses as part of Amazon’s latest effort to solve the challenge of getting goods the last mile to ... Read More »

Truss Says It Has 100 Million Square Feet of Office Space Listed for Small Businesses

Commercial real estate platform Truss is trying to level the playing field for small businesses looking for office space. Find Small Business Office Space Online The company has now listed 100 million square feet of office space on its website for small businesses to lease in five major markets: Chicago, Washington DC, Dallas, Houston and Austin. And it plans on adding another city ... Read More »

Bajaj Small Car India Launch Is Fake News

In the modern day and age where everything that you read on the Internet is assumed to be true and every WhatsApp forward is considered the gospel truth, we are here to help sanity prevail. In the last few weeks, if you are a WhatsApp user in India, you would have more than likely received a forward that stated ‘World’s ... Read More »

Small Businesses Unlikely to Hire for Finance Professionals

Numerous studies have found that many small businesses have a limited number of employees. And there seems to be a dearth of specialists within their ranks too. That’s especially true of finance professionals. Small Businesses and Finance Professionals New data from Indeed shows that only 22 percent of the finance jobs openings posted with the employment service were from small businesses. And ... Read More »

HDFC ERGO ties up with Utkarsh Small Finance Bank

Private general insurer HDFC ERGO General Insurance signed a corporate agency agreement with Utkarsh Small Finance Bank for the distribution of general insurance products through the Bank’s network of branches across the country. The association with Utkarsh Small Finance Bank will offer general insurance products from HDFC ERGO to the Bank’s general banking and micro banking clients across India. Anuj Tyagi, ... Read More »

The Small Technology Giving Big Peace of Mind

Hope, fear and inspiration In 2012, Kurt Workman was a full-time chemical engineering major at Brigham Young University. Kurt’s aunt had just had twins, prematurely, so he and his wife were lending a helping hand whenever they could. They saw firsthand the constant worry Kurt’s aunt shouldered. They wanted to start a family of their own soon, but Kurt knew ... Read More »

How to Choose the Right SEO Tactics for Your Small Business

Different people often describe different SEO tactics in different ways, but at a high level we can think about SEO in two basic categories: On-site SEO: This is basically anything that you’d do to your own site to generate more relevant search engine traffic. This includes specific on-page elements such as title tags, image ALT tags, meta descriptions, internal linking ... Read More »

Minimum Wage Initiatives, Holiday Shipping Volumes Make Small Business Headlines

After this week’s election, businesses in certain states will soon have to deal with a higher minimum wage. And shipping businesses are also preparing for a large shipping volume this holiday season. You can read about these headlines and more below in this week’s Small Business Trends news and information roundup. Small Business Operations Four States Pass Minimum Wage Initiatives ... Read More »