TFG on tech hiring spree to ramp up digital strategy
The retail giant introduces a new division with a mandate to attract the continent’s best tech talent to accelerate its digital strategy, after reporting an operating loss.
MultiChoice spends R4bn to increase stake in BetKing
The pay-TV company says the global sports betting market is experiencing a surge in growth, and this investment will add value to the group in future.
DFA gets R12.3m US backing in rural SA fibre drive
The company receives funding from the US Trade and Development Agency to conduct a feasibility study in efforts to roll out affordable Internet to underserved populations.
MultiChoice posts R53bn revenue as subscriptions swell
The group increases its 90-day active linear pay-TV subscriber base by 1.4 million to reach 20.9 million households.
Liberty investment app sees growth as South Africans save
The Stash investment app reaches a customer base of 100 000 users and gets global recognition at the 2021 Digital CX Awards.
Three countries drive Sub-Saharan Africa’s e-commerce boom
Research by financial services firm Visa reveals SA, Nigeria and Kenya as the top drivers of e-commerce volumes in the region.
Telkom plans fintech offensive as digital wallet service grows
The company signed up 10 000 subscribers to its digital wallet operated on WhatsApp – Telkom Pay – since its launch in December 2020.
AI plus humans needed to combat financial crime
Artificial intelligence has made great strides in flagging suspicious banking activities, but expert skills and human discernment cannot be discounted in the process.
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Explore some of the most impressive trading methods that have been created in the crypto world.
Sekunjalo’s AEEI denies BTSA option to terminate relationship
African Equity Empowerment Investments denies British Telecoms SA’s call option to terminate its commercial relationship with the company.
PPS taps into Silicon Valley-based Ushur’s AI tools
The local financial services group wants to enable its digital communication with clients by using conversational artificial intelligence solutions.