R135m VC fund seeks home-grown innovative businesses
Entrepreneurs for Entrepreneurs Africa seeks to support successful innovative home-grown SMEs.
SA accelerator gets R25m boost, seals Google start-ups deal
Grindstone receives an investment from the SA SME Fund and concludes agreements with Google and Deloitte to extend its reach.
SA SME Fund gets R150m tech commercialisation boost
The fund enables the commercialisation of technology innovations developed by South African universities.
SA SME Fund, TIA co-invest R350m in tech start-ups
The organisations form a partnership to invest in a hardware tech incubator, University Technology Fund and biotechnology.
When it comes to tech investment, SA is under threat
Perceptions around African tech businesses have evolved and the ecosystem needs to transform to support these firms, says AfricArena.
Analysts say fintech will close funding gap for SMEs
Fintech disruptors are increasingly filling the SME funding gap left by banks and investors.
Start-up Nation Challenge seeks SA tech innovators
AfricArena and SA SME Fund join forces in a bid to scale-up South African tech entrepreneurs.