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Groww Product Updates: June 4, 2021

Groww Product Updates: Sep 7, 2021

by Sathish SS • September 9, 2021

Hello investors, Stock markets have done really well over the last year. We are also seeing more people participating in the markets. The situation was very different in March 2020. Mr. Market, as coined by Ben Graham, is very moody. Sometimes very optimistic and other times very pessimistic. But as investors, we need to keep […]


Common investing mistake investor should avoid

Common Investing Mistakes Investors Should Avoid

by Groww • July 21, 2021

There were numerous significant factors to consider before investing. You should clearly understand what you’re investing in, take your time, and choose a path that fits your financial goals and investment capacity. Every investor’s risk appetite differs from that of others. Therefore, one should tailor their investment strategy to their risk appetite and time constraints. […]


Introducing smallcases on Groww

by Revati Krishna • June 30, 2021

We are excited to announce that you can now invest in smallcases with your Groww account. This latest addition to our product offering will help to further democratize investing for you!  Let’s jump straight into what are smallcases and how do they work. What is a smallcase? A smallcase is a basket of stocks/ETFs based […]


Groww Product Updates: June 4, 2021

Groww Product Updates: June 4, 2021

by Revati Krishna • June 12, 2021

Hello investors, Hope you have been keeping safe in these difficult times.  It has been longer than usual since I wrote a product update. The entire country got struck by the second wave of Covid, which impacted our team members. We had decided to not ship any new features during the peak time so that […]


Groww Founders

Who Owns Groww : Founders, Promoters, Investors, and Other Details

by Devyani Mishra • April 11, 2021

In 2016, four Flipkart employees – Lalit Keshre, Harsh Jain, Ishan Bansal and Neeraj Singh, quit their jobs to start a venture that could make investing easy. They called this venture Groww and started operations In 2017. Here is all you need to know about the founders, the history of Groww and investors backing its […]


Groww Raises $83 Million to Democratize Investing in India

by Groww • April 7, 2021

Groww has raised $83m in Series D round. Tiger Global Management led the round with the participation of existing investors — Sequoia Capital India, Ribbit Capital, YC Continuity and Propel Venture Partners.  Started in 2017, Groww has become one of India’s fastest-growing investment platforms, with more than 1.5 crore registered users. Groww enables users to […]


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Survey on Changing Investment Habits of Women

by Devyani Mishra • March 8, 2021

Groww recently conducted a survey to understand the investing habits of Indian women investors in the run-up to International Women’s Day on March 8 2021. The survey was sent to more than 2.5 lakh women and fetched more than 28,000 responses over three days. The study’s objective was to understand the qualitative aspects of women’s […]


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Groww‘s New Ad Campaign Encourages Women to Invest and Bridge the Wealth Gap

by Devyani Mishra • March 8, 2021

On the occasion of International Women’s Day, Groww has launched a new ad campaign. The campaign aims to put the spotlight on the sensitive issue of the gender-based wealth gap and argues that every investment made by women on its platform, helps in bridging the gap between men and women when it comes to ownership […]


NSE Debacle and Market Rebound Saga

by Surbhi Narain • February 27, 2021

The two exchanges – NSE and BSE cohabitate to maintain synergy in the Indian stock market. One doesn’t come across either of them going down or not functioning quite often. However, something unprecedented happened on February 24, 2021.  The National Stock Exchange (NSE) faced unexpected technical issues. What started as a discontinuation of the NSE […]


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New Features & Updates: Advanced Charts, P&L Report, IPO, F&O and Tons more

by Lalit Keshre • February 6, 2021

New features & updates It’s been almost 3 months since the last product update. A lot has happened since then. Below are the key highlights of the same Here are the biggest highlights We moved to zero annual charges in November to bring down the friction to stock investing and we got a very encouraging […]


DigiLocker and eSign: A Boon for Indian Fintech and How Groww is Leveraging this to Democratize Investing

by Lalit Keshre • November 24, 2020

While we keep suffering bad roads and traffic, there is one place where we move faster than anybody else in the world. The digital world.  In this update, I am going to write about two innovations that are enabling accessibility of financial services to millions of people in India.  Imagine, there are two universes – […]


Groww Raises Series C Round to Accelerate Democratising Investing in India

by Groww • September 10, 2020

We are happy to announce that Groww has recently closed its Series C round of funding. Here is the official press release of the announcement. Groww has raised $30 mn (220 Cr) in Series C, led by YC Continuity. The round also saw participation from existing investors Sequoia India, Ribbit Capital and Propel Ventures. The […]


Stay Safe from Cyber Threats

by Devyani Mishra • May 23, 2020

Greetings Investors! We hope you and your loved ones are safe and healthy. Along with staying indoors, it is also essential to remain vigilant of suspicious and fraudulent activities.  While at Groww we are committed to ensuring the safety and protection of your information, it is crucial to exercise caution while exchanging information online. Here […]


4 Years!

by Lalit Keshre • May 9, 2020

We celebrate May 9 as the foundation day. On this day, in 2016, we started working from an office. It was actually a borrowed office. But the real story started almost 5 years back from now at this place –  Yogisthan, located in Indiranagar, Bangalore. Four of us started discussing about building “something” in the […]


Running Account Authorization – How Does it Work on Groww?

by Rohit Bhattacharya • April 29, 2020

Greetings investors! In this blog, we will explain what running account authorization is and how it works on Groww. Running Account Authorization is an option provided to the investors which they can use to authorize their broker to retain funds in their trading account rather than adding funds every time before making any investment. Psst! […]


Note to investors

Note from the CEO: Orders, SIPs, Cut-off timings due to Covid-19

by Lalit Keshre • April 7, 2020

Dear investor, we are braving some difficult times with the pandemic and the lockdown. You would have observed that all services including banks and AMCs are affected. Our system is run by the strengths and efforts of our team and our partners. And, since our partners are facing some issues, certain operations have slowed down […]


Message for YES bank account holders

Are you a YES BANK Account Holder? Here is an Important Message for you

by Devyani Mishra • March 13, 2020

The recent moratorium on YES bank by SEBI has led to restrictions on the withdrawal limit from the bank, capping it to Rs 50,000 till 3rd April 2020. The withdrawal limit is applicable for your SIPs, EMIs and insurance premiums, linked to your account. When it comes to investments on Groww with YES bank as your […]


Investments during volatility

Volatile Markets : What Should Investors Do in the Current Scenario

by Lalit Keshre • March 13, 2020

The markets are down and a lot of people are asking us what they should do in the current situation. It is difficult to answer – because the answer depends on the individual’s situation. For example, if you have no equity investments in your portfolio, you should start investing slowly. Or if your SIP is […]


A Short Story of Customer Obsession

by Lalit Keshre • March 6, 2020

March 5, 9:30 PM: While I was wrapping up a call, I get a WhatsApp notification. “Yes Bank Withdrawals Capped At Rs.50,000, RBI Takes Over Board” It takes a few seconds to register the fact that we use Yes Bank infrastructure for quite a few things.  A few more minutes and team members have already […]


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How To Setup Autopay Via Form On Groww

by Groww • January 24, 2020

Groww is happy to introduce another method via which investors can automate their SIPs in a hassle free manner. The Auto-pay via Form (previously known as OTM) is a one time process to setup a mandate, to enable recurring payments through a NACH form. This process is suitable for investors who, for some reason, do […]