Zendesk inks $10.2bn deal
The company enters into a definitive agreement to be acquired by an investor group led by Permira and Hellman & Friedman.
Information Regulator too lenient with POPIA transgressors
One year since SA’s data privacy law came into effect, not even a single entity has faced the full wrath of this “world-class legislation”.
Vodacom connects Limpopo with R460m network upgrade
The investment sees expanding broadband coverage, with 58 new base station sites, including 17 in deep rural areas.
SA crypto firm faces R27.8bn lawsuit in US
The US government files civil action against Mirror Trading International for fraud and registration violations.
Hawks nab two over R34m crypto swindle
The suspects face fraud and money-laundering charges, and were granted R10 000 bail each.
Datatec to offload Analysys Mason unit for R4.2bn
The company will sell its Analysys Mason unit to Bridgepoint Development Capital for as much as $260 million.
Futuregrowth’s R600m fund targets disruptive start-ups
The asset management firm eyes investments in early-stage tech firms likely to have strong developmental impact.
SARB eyes payments ecosystem regulation in SA
The central bank needs to regulate the payment ecosystem and ensure financial stability in a world of disruptive technology, says governor Lesetja Kganyago.
African Development Bank supports healthy continent
The African Pharmaceutical Technology Foundation will strengthen the pharma and vaccine innovation ecosystem.
FNB Pay hits over R1bn in monthly transactions
The digital wallet service increases by over 800%, setting a monthly record of over R1 billion in customer spend.
Digital insurance solutions cater for the modern consumer
The digitisation of the insurance process means insurers are using dynamic data to offer customers personalised premiums and products, says Dr Nolwandle Mgoqi, chief executive for long-term and short-term insurance at Standard Bank.