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Policy Update: RBI changes NEFT timings, expands the scope of BBPS, among others

Context On 7 August, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) announced a slew of policy measures aimed at accelerating the adoption of digital payments in the country. These include, revision of National Electronic Funds Transfer (NEFT) timings to make it a 24×7 facility, expanding the scope of utility bill payments and encouraging more entities to enter the retail payments space. The Central Bank ha...

Policy Brief: Highlights of the High Level Committee report on Deepening Digital Payments

Highlights of the High Level Committee report on Deepening Digital Payments 25.06.2019 Context In January, the RBI had constituted a high-level committee headed by Aadhaar architect Nandan Nilekani to set up a robust digital payments ecosystem in the country. The expert panel, which was asked to recommend a medium-term strategy for deepening digital payments, and measures to strengthen safety and ...

An alternate view of the future: India in the age of technological disruption – by Nandan Nilekani

Think Next events are hosted by Microsoft Accelerator with an objective to bring together the thought leaders of the Indian Technology Innovation Ecosystem. Here are the key learnings from one of the foremost thought leaders in Indian technology industry – Nandan Nilekani: 1. Indian growth path will be different from other Asian tigers Nilekani kept opining that India cannot copy China. When...