FNB CEO hints at reconsidering crypto-currencies
One year after closing down crypto-currency-backed accounts, FNB CEO Jacques Celliers says the bank is open to embracing crypto assets like Bitcoin.
Twitter CEO takes control of Jay Z’s Tidal in R4.5bn deal
The company says the deal will economically empower musicians and find new ways to support their work.
UPDATE: Standard Bank begins refunding customers after tech glitch
The big-four bank starts to reverse the double transactions from its customers’ bank accounts.
All systems go as Ethiopia opens telecoms licence bid
The bid for the long-awaited Ethiopian telecoms operator licence opens tomorrow and mobile operators have a month to submit their proposals.
Bolt gets R363m for Africa, Eastern Europe expansion
The International Finance Corporation investment will support entrepreneurship, empower women and increase access to affordable mobility in the regions.
FNB snaps up record 6m digitally-active users
The bank’s customers have on average logged-in 29 times per month on the FNB app, increasing total average monthly logins by 41%.
Kryptoro disrupts crypto sector with its Arbitrage Trading Platform
The Kryptoro platform has the ability to connect various high-profile exchanges and bring them all to one place.
Standard Bank tech glitches result in double deductions
The big-four bank suffers technical issues, which caused duplicate transactions to go off customers’ bank accounts.
Capitec-backed Imvelo Ventures invests in Quench delivery app
Imvelo Ventures sets aside funding to help back and expand the app-based delivery service’s partnership network throughout SA.
GP residents mustn’t be burdened with paying for e-tolls, says MEC
The provincial government is resolute in its position against the controversial tolling system, with MEC Jacob Mamabolo saying it rejects the implementation of e-tolls.
WeThinkCode gets R9.2m to build campus in Durban
The training academy promotes digital skills by training coders in SA and is making its courses more accessible by opening a Durban campus.