Nedbank launches updated Money App Lite

The app includes biometric sign-on; card and PIN registration without going into a branch; and chat functionality to contact an agent directly from the app.


Mastercard to roll out tokenisation service for SA e-tailers

The new tokenisation service will create a safe and seamless way for local cardholders to transact in-app and online.


Entersekt rolls out behavioural analytics for real-time risk scoring with NuData Security

Entersekt partners with NuData Security, in an agreement that allows the fintech to tightly integrate NuData’s behavioural analytics solution NuDetect with the Entersekt Secure Platform.

Aug 13, 2020

Mastercard intros SME-in-a-Box to help businesses go digital

The new low-cost payments solution enables small companies to accept a range of digital payments, allowing them to take their businesses online.

Jul 10, 2020

FASTA, Mastercard introduce virtual credit card

The new virtual Mastercard credit card enables consumers to make contactless payments online and instore globally.

Jul 8, 2020

Pick n Pay enables cash deposits at till points

With the new facility, customers from all South African banks will be able to deposit cash directly into their bank account at any Pick n Pay till point.

Jun 23, 2020

Uber, Mastercard support frontline workers with free trips, meals

Uber introduces its largest region-wide initiative, in partnership with Mastercard, to provide120 000 free trips and meals to frontline workers.

Jun 15, 2020

More merchants join Zapper contactless payment community

The QR code payments app doubles its merchant numbers as its user base climbs to over 835 000, amid fears of the spread of the coronavirus.

Jun 10, 2020

Mastercard, Netcash intro QR billing service for SMEs

The companies join forces to offer a QR code revenue collection service for SMEs, schools and non-profit organisations.

May 20, 2020

Mastercard aims to bring 1bn people into digital economy by 2025

The payments tech firm expands its financial inclusion efforts beyond the 500 million of the past five years, looking to bring a billion people into the digital economy.

May 5, 2020

Bitcoin surges 28% amid weak global economy

The spreading of the coronavirus via surfaces is incentivising society to move towards a cashless environment, which augurs well for digital money, says Luno.

Apr 17, 2020

uKheshe offers free transactions for grants during COVID-19

The micro-transaction app’s platform will be free to social grant users during the pandemic for a 90-day period.

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