Indian fintech firm InCred is planning to enter the insurance coverage enterprise and can search a company insurance coverage company licence from the IRDA, Entrackr has reported.
The corporate at the moment manages lending companies by offering loans to shoppers, micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) and college students.
Its board accredited a decision to hunt an IRDA licence, a regulatory submission made to the Registrar of Corporations confirmed.
On receipt of the licence, InCred will compete with varied non-banking monetary corporations and banking, monetary providers and insurance coverage corporations that provide lending and insurance coverage providers underneath a single enterprise.
Earlier this month, InCred secured Rs5bn ($60m) for its Sequence D financing spherical, putting the corporate amongst varied unicorns or billion-dollar-valued corporations within the nation.
The buyers that participated within the funding spherical included company treasuries, worldwide fairness funds, household places of work and ultra-high-net-worth people.
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In a previous media launch, InCred had stated: “The fairness capital of Rs500cr (Rs5bn) will likely be strategically deployed throughout InCred’s core enterprise verticals: shopper loans, scholar loans and MSME Lending, all three of which have seen sturdy progress.”
The corporate entered a strategic merger take care of KKR India Monetary Providers, the non-bank lending enterprise of US non-public fairness firm KKR, in 2021.
Following this merger, InCred unveiled a Rs10bn Alternate Funding Fund.
The corporate additionally reported Rs1.70bn in earnings earlier than tax for the primary half of FY2024.