Financial
3:30

Slow migration leaves Discovery Bank clients frustrated

The digital bank calls for patience as it “slowly and responsibly” migrates its existing customers to the new banking facility.

2:30

Alviva takes control of Synerg Group

The JSE-listed ICT products and services provider will acquire 70% of enterprise software company Synerg SA, for R90 million.

2:50

The importance of personalisation in insurance

Personalisation should be integrated into all aspects of data capturing, analysis and insights to deliver a complete view of a person, says Leonel da Silva, portfolio manager at SilverBridge.

3:30
Thursday

WorldRemit intros money transfer service for SMEs

The money transfer service allows UK-based firms to securely send money to employees and contractors in 140 countries, including SA.

5:50

Stablecoins can eliminate crypto-currency volatility

A rand-backed stablecoin may open an avenue of innovation in the South African payments industry, say industry players.

1:40

BT-SA unveils financing solution

Infrastructure Asset Financing will provide cash-strapped local businesses with a reprieve when procuring infrastructure and services.

2:20
Thursday

Altron Karabina, Host Analytics partner

The company will license, implement, train and support Host Analytics' financial planning solutions.

5:40
Wednesday

Digital newcomers spark price war among SA banks

Since the digital newcomers entered the market, the incumbent banks have been slashing their prices one after the other.

3:00
Wednesday

Naspers now more focused business, say analysts

Iyzico is the third fintech business in the space of two years that Naspers has acquired as it pursues its vision for digital payments.

3:30

Digital expectations must drive insurance strategy

Insurers must be able to meet the digital needs of their customers to remain relevant, says Sune Ueckermann, operations manager at SilverBridge.

3:00
Tuesday

Naspers unit PayU buys Turkish digital payments start-up

The company has acquired iyzico for $165 million, adding to its over $500 million fintech investments.