TymeBank, Discovery Bank see customer gains during lockdown
The digital banks report an upswing in on-boarding new customers, as more consumers look to branchless banking channels for their financial services.
Discovery Bank adds new customers despite COVID-19 setback
The bank says overall credit utilisation declined during the lockdown and arrears, including non-performing loans, are still within expectation.
Netcare accelerates telemedicine as COVID-19 hits revenue
The hospital group took a R143 million hit in lost revenue in March due to the disruption caused by COVID-19.
Vodacom, Discovery launch free COVID-19 telemedicine platform
The companies unveil an online platform that makes it possible for patients to access a professional without having to travel to the healthcare facility.
Discovery puts digital bank at centre of strategy as profit drops
The new digital bank now has more than 22 000 clients, with over 50 000 accounts, after 1.5 million hours spent building 120 interconnected systems and infrastructure.
Discovery, Vodacom, MTN ranked high for 'exponentiality'
A new study finds Discovery, Vodacom and MTN are the top three JSE top 40 stocks when it comes to their ability to grow exponentially.
Singularity University to host Exponential Finance Summit
The conference aims to stimulate SA's digital economy and encourage employment through embracing exponential technologies.
SqwidNet inks mega IOT deals to connect 2.5m devices
Discovery, Netstar and Fidelity ADT sign deals with SqwidNet to deliver Sigfox's IOT connectivity technology in SA.