January 2016, Business
Shiksha Finance and Catalyst Labs ,the Two FinTech start-ups have been selected by the peers in December to receive $50,000 each in investment from Village Capital and co-investment partner Asha Impact.
The ventures were selected from a pool of 11 early-stage FinTech businesses focused on the intersection of financial inclusion and technology.
Chennai-based Shiksha Finance is a finance company that provides student education loans and loans to educational institutions for asset creation and infrastructure. Bengaluru-based Catalyst Labs securely connects bulk produce buyers to farmer groups and producer organisations.