AlphaCode gives start-ups chance to bag R1.5m
The AlphaCode Incubate programme opens applications for the 2022 cohort, giving financial services start-ups a chance to be awarded R1.5 million in funding.
Four local fintech start-ups bag R2m in funding
AlphaCode selects the best up-and-coming fintech start-ups that will participate in the second phase of its incubation programme.
Applications for AlphaCode’s Incubate programme now open
Incubation and investment vehicle AlphaCode invites fintech start-ups to apply for its R10 million incubation programme.
New York-based Digital Currency Group snaps up Luno
The SA-founded crypto exchange has been acquired by Digital Currency Group, a global enterprise that builds, buys and invests in blockchain companies.
Diabetes telemedicine platform attracts local investment
Johannesburg-based telemedicine company Guidepost receives a joint investment from local funding arms Endeavor and AlphaCode.
AlphaCode gives R23m in loans to fintech firms
Three black-owned fintech start-ups – Zande, Bright On and Livestock Wealth – receive a multimillion-rand cash injection from investment vehicle AlphaCode.
Fincheck strikes investment deal with FundingHub
Fincheck invests in alternative funding site FundingHub, to become one of SA’s largest financial comparison sites.
AlphaCode awards R16m to eight fintech start-ups
The winning start-ups are under two years old and at least 51% owned by black South Africans.
Analysts say fintech will close funding gap for SMEs
Fintech disruptors are increasingly filling the SME funding gap left by banks and investors.
R16m injection for disruptive fintech start-ups
Applications are open for the AlphaCode Incubate programme, which seeks to reward high potential, innovative fintech entrepreneurs.
Clever fintech ideas earn entrepreneurs data science skills
The 12-month Explore programme aims to help boost top fintech ideas to become viable business models.