Muthoot Finance Limited has announced its collaboration with fintech NIRA as part of its strategy to strengthen its digital footprint.
Through this partnership, salaried customers can avail a personal loan of up to ₹1 lakh from Muthoot by downloading the NIRA app from Google’s Play store.
NIRA is a Bengaluru-based fintech offering small ticket personal loans to salaried workers from India’s middle class. They offer loans to borrowers starting at incomes as low as ₹12,000 per month. This partnership will help Muthoot Finance build its unsecured lending book.
Pradeep, Head – Personal Loan, Muthoot Finance said, “We are excited to have this tie-up to enhance our personal loan growth with quality. Muthoot Finance is also aggressively moving towards an end-to-end digital process, and this tie-up is one of the initiatives in the same direction.”
Rohit Sen, CEO and co-founder at NIRA, said: “Muthoot is a trusted brand Pan-India, and trust is a vital ingredient in the provision of financial services. This partnership bolsters our ability to continue our mission of providing accessible formal credit at affordable rates and in a timely manner to India’s mass market.”