IT in Banking

Major card issuers opt to secure e-commerce payments with Entersekt and Netcetera

Entersekt and Netcetera deliver a PSD2-compliant, highly secure online payment process that's user-friendly and reduces card-not-present fraud significantly.


AI helps unlock data potential of banks

Getting insights from data is the first step to understanding where efficiency can be built into the internal processes of banks, says Patrick Ashton, a managing executive at SilverBridge Holdings.


MortgageMarket offers tech-savvy home loan experience

The new online platform allows consumers to shop and compare home loan offers in real-time and offers money back.

17 Jan

5G SIM cards to enable crypto-currency payments by 2025

Crypto-currencies will transition into a new role, as 50% of unbanked smartphone owners turn to the currency for daily transactions.

17 Jan

Tuma aims to fill gap in instant money ecosystem

The Web-based money transfer service lands a partnership with one of the big-five banks, as it looks to expand its offering.

15 Jan

Bank of Kigali accelerates digital ambitions with Oracle Cloud

Rwanda’s largest bank sees positive outcomes after its extensive digital transformation journey to enhance its offerings.

14 Jan

SA banks not impacted by Russian hacking group

There has been no impact on South African banks despite reports that a hacking group is targeting African banks, says Sabric.


Performance testing for digital transformation

Performance testing should be part of our daily sprints, and with the right tools correctly implemented, it becomes easier to find user paths to track and optimise UX, says Bruce Zaayman, director of Inspired Testing.


E-crime economy to expand in 2020

This year will likely continue to see targeted ransomware attacks against local governments, says CyberInt.


Russian hacking group targets Sub-Saharan Africa banks

Kaspersky Lab reports thousands of notifications of attacks on major banks in Sub-Saharan Africa.


Telcos unite in crackdown against SIM identity fraud

An increase in mobile number portability and SIM card swap fraud leaves local victims vulnerable to identity theft.

Dec 18, 2019

MTN unveils launch date for mobile money in SA

The mobile operator plans to go live with the revamped version of its mobile money offering in January next year.