Neobanks in India are here to stay

by | Dec 1, 2021

An article on neobanks (online banks) in India, authored by Akil Hirani, Managing Partner & Head of Transactions Practice, and Swati Agrawal, Associate, published by the International Bar Association.

The article covers aspects such as the business model, regulatory framework, challenges, and opportunities for neobanks in India.

Click here to read the full article.

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