Karandaaz Press Releases

Karandaaz Pakistan Continues to Promote FinTech Innovation through Grants

Islamabad | Jan 28, 2019

Karandaaz Pakistan signed grant agreements with the winners of its third ‘FinTech Disrupt Challenge’ at a ceremony in Islamabad.

Matilda Solutions, Love for Data, and Agri Mart Shine as the brightest ideas in Karandaaz FinTech Disrupt Challenge 2018

Karachi | Dec 11, 2018

Karandaaz Pakistan announced ‘Matilda Solutions’, ‘Love for Data’, and ‘AgriMart, as the winners of its third round of annual FinTech Disrupt Challenge after a close competition between 16 extraordinary technology startups with ideas for financial inclusion.

New study highlights massive economic benefits of low-income housing

Islamabad | Dec 5, 2018

Investment in low-income housing would bring “massive” economic benefits to Pakistan, according to a new study published by Karandaaz Pakistan and funded by the UK Government’s Department for International Development (DFID).

Study by Karandaaz Explores the Bankability of Pakistan’s Road Transport Sector

Islamabad | Nov 11, 2018

Karandaaz Pakistan has launched a study on the bankability of the road transport sector. The transport and logistics sector is one of the most important elements of an economy.

19 Promising FinTech Startups to Participate in Karandaaz’s 3rd FinTech Disrupt Challenge

Islamabad | Nov 7, 2018

Nineteen promising FinTechs have been bustling with excitement and morphing their raw ideas into scalable solutions as part of Karandaaz Pakistan’s FinTech Disrupt Challenge (FDC) 2018. FDC, for which Karandaaz funded FinTech Factory acceleration support to these startups.

DFID-funded Karandaaz launches second round of Women Entrepreneurship Challenge 2018

Islamabad | Oct 24, 2018

Karandaaz Pakistan has launched the second round of its coveted Women Entrepreneurship Challenge with 19 women-led business from across the country. The annual challenge, funded by the UK’s Department for International Development (DFID), is a leading business support and investment programme that promotes a culture of entrepreneurship amongst women.