[Funding alert] Trade finance startup Vayana Network raises Rs 283Cr in Series C funding

Exchange finance stage Vayana Network said it has brought Rs 283 crore up in a Series C subsidizing round drove by Chiratae Ventures, CDC Group, Jungle Ventures, March Capital, Marshall Wace, and some family workplaces in India and abroad. 


Established in 2017, Vayana is a B2B exchange monetary mediator, which associates SMEs and corporates with monetary foundations for minimal expense admittance to exchange credits. The organization professes to have so far worked with $8 billion in advances to more than 22,000 MSMEs, for more than 1,000 inventory chains across 25 distinct areas. 


"We have unequivocally accepted that each fragment of the inventory network and for each sort of exchange, there should be an applicable item that permits the business to develop economically. Given our solid presence in acknowledge empowering foundation, for example, GST and e-invoicing combined with the dispatch of our Good Business Score (GBS), we have figured out how to come to the littlest of organizations, associating them to the biggest banks," said Ram Iyer, organizer and CEO of Vayana in a public statement. 


Vayana's consistence business holds more than 20% of the marketshare in e-invoicing in India and assists organizations with bringing down their credit costs by more than 50%, the organization said. 


It makes a large portion of its cash by charging borrowers an ostensible yearly expense and taking a cut of the financing costs banks charge merchants. It asserts its USP is its modest loan costs, and its those low rates that have assisted it with holding clients for such a long time. 


"Across the globe and particularly in India, MSMEs assume the critical part of being development motors of an economy; regardless of which they experience the ill effects of postponed installments and absence of admittance to minimal expense formal wellsprings of money," said TC Meenakshi Sundaram, overseeing chief and Co-originator of Chiratae Ventures. 


"Vayana works with access as well as has run after making MSMEs credit prepared through its GST consistence and investigation business," she added. 


The startup is as of now present in the US, Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia, Vietnam, and Indonesia, and intending to extend to more nations soon. 


It brought $4 million up in its Series A round, from financial backers including Jungle Ventures and Chiratae Ventures.


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