Motsepe’s TymeBank plans new salary advance products
The digital bank will introduce a buy-now-pay-later product called MoreTyme, as well as salary advance offerings, as it seeks to diversify its client base.
Standard Bank adds branch outlets in Pick n Pay stores
Despite the heightened shift to digital, Standard Bank plans to deploy in-store branches in select Pick n Pay stores in Gauteng and Western Cape.
Patrice Motsepe’s TymeBank enters Philippines market
The digital bank takes its business global, exporting its concept and experience to its newly-established sister company in the Philippines.
Bank Zero finally launches after numerous hiccups
After being forced to push out its public launch on numerous occasions, SA’s latest digital-only bank opens to the public, offering a list of zero-fee services.
PnP Mobile’s RICA process goes paperless
Pick n Pay makes it possible for PnP Mobile customers to register their SIM cards through a completely paperless process.
A monitoring service you can bank on
TymeBank works with Sourcing, implementing a remote monitoring solution to identify issues and remediate these before a customer realises there is a problem.
Discovery Bank appoints Reuel Khoza as chairperson
Effective today, the celebrated businessman is chairperson of Discovery Bank, replacing Adrian Gore, who remains a director of the bank.
TymeBank reaches 3m customers, 700 retail kiosks
The branchless bank bills itself among the world’s fastest-growing digital banks, on-boarding between 3 000 and 5 000 new customers daily.
David Pfaff assumes dual role in Motsepe’s Tyme group
As new CFO of Tyme, David Pfaff is set to drive the group’s new consumer credit agenda, while also devoting his time to its Asia growth plans.
Discovery Bank clocks over 540K accounts
The digital bank says it is managing the growing customer and transactional volumes well and proved stable over the 2020 year-end period.
TymeBank to provide ‘buy now, pay later’ credit offerings
After securing a R1.6 billion funding deal, the digital bank is on a business development drive to introduce insurance and credit offerings.