Amazon Backed Capital Float founders on the changing face of lending

In the latest dispatch of Mint Startup Diaries, we visit the offices of digital lending upstart Capital Float to understand more about their expansion plans and the roadmap ahead. The founders open up on the learnings, the increasing collaboration between traditional banking and fintechs, challenges and how the "financialization of everything" is a phenomenon here to stay. The interview was conducted pre-corona. Yes, this is how the world will be defined in the times to come. The Bengaluru-headquartered NBFC, founded in 2013 by Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business alums Sashank Rishyasringa and Gaurav Hinduja, has raised a total of $125 million from the likes of Amazon.com, Ribbit Capital, SAIF Partners and Sequoia Capital. It raised a top up funding of $15million from existing backers in April.