Since launch in 2017, more than Rs 11,000 Crore throughput volume
MSMEs across 352 Cities used the TReDS Platform during the lockdown period
Access to funds at around 5 per cent pa, much lower rate through the platform
Approx Rs 4000 crore worth transactions in 3quarters of 20-21
M1 is actively contributing lion’s share of the total sector’s growth
Hyderabad: M1xchange, among the three official license holders in India to set-up a digital marketplace that can sell the receivables of MSMEs to banks/NBFCs to facilitate the discounting of invoices and bills of exchange on a PAN India basis has just launched its mobile application. The first among all three players to launch an Android based application on Friday, 12 February, 2021. M1Xchange App can be downloaded from Google Play store (For Android Users).
o This gives freedom to users for transaction while on the move and removes the restriction of being connected to the computer for the transactions.
o Buyers are able to authorize the approval of invoices on mobile app and participants can accept the best bid rate quoted by the bank through mobile app, thereby reducing the TAT for transactions for Buyers and Sellers on M1xchange.
o Users get visibility of details of Transactions on the move for quick decision making
o The important part of a transaction On M1xchange is acceptance of Deed of assignment (DOA) by the Supplier to make this legally enforceable under Factoring Act. Vide the mobile app the suppliers are able to complete this just in few clicks.
o The uniqueness of M1xchange technology offering is the usage of Aadhaar Based e-sign to quick Authorization/Acceptance of invoices & bids on mobile app.
o The app gives online dashboard for buyers and suppliers to make quick decisions and plan their cash flow.
o The phone app has enhanced the user experience as helpdesk functionality Integrated with live chat is available.
o Mobile app shares notification for all important events for keeping the users updated for quick actions
Esteemed user Naresh Gupta, from Navin Urja Construction Company says “Never thought such an important helping hand for a business can come wrapped in the form of an amazing, user-friendly, and fast mobile app. Great job M1 team”.
Followed by Kamlesh Kumar, Aryan Energy Tech, who said “Simple interface and powerful features. You have truly brought the TReDS process down to a simple click. This mobile app will surely come handy for my business”.
Sundeep Mohindru, CEO of M1xchange says, “We are continually exploring means of seamless transaction processes on our platform. The Covid affected economy saw increased adoption of digital platforms which helped improve volume in 2020 after the lockdown.MSMEs are getting invoices discounted on M1xchange at very fine rate of interest and this is helping to bring down their cost of doing business substantially. With mobile app they will feel the enhanced speed of doing transactions. .”
MSMEs across 352 Cities have logged into TReDS Platform since the pandemic/ outbreak and have discounted invoices at rate of interest ranging between 4.75% pa to 8% pa.
60% of such MSME Enterprises are from Tier 3 & Tier 4 Cities and are able to take the benefit of this digital revolution.
Started in 2017 under licence from RBI, M1xchange has scaled up to discount invoices worth more than Rs 10,000 crore. Recently last month, Beenext Asia , Singapore and Mayfield jointly made an investment of USD 4.5 Million in the current equity round in M1xchange, largest among the three holders of the Trade Receivables Discounting System (TReDS) licences issued by RBI. The round was led by incoming investor BeeNext from Japan and existing investor Mayfield. As a bank agnostic platform with 35 banks on-board, M1xchange is the only TReDS platform wherein the assignment of receivables is done digitally for every transaction, in favour of the financing bank.