How SA tech start-ups scale and succeed

Online technology enables tech-driven start-ups to scale and look beyond local markets for funding and business expansion, says Webber Wentzel.

Sep 6, 2018

Yoco lands R230m in second round of institutional funding

In total, the local point-of-sale payments provider has harvested investments worth R322 million from two rounds of funding.

Mar 7, 2018

Mastercard acquires local fintech start-up Oltio

This will enable Mastercard to leverage Oltio's infrastructure to enhance its existing suite of digital solutions.

Oct 26, 2017

Mastercard, Yoco to provide 15K devices to SMEs

Through the partnership, Yoco will provide its Mastercard-enabled mPOS devices to small and medium enterprises throughout SA.

Oct 5, 2017

Yoco aims to make being an SME easier

The fintech start-up offers free point-of-sale software to its SME clients, giving them access to insights normally reserved for bigger businesses.

Jul 12, 2017

Yoco, Social Collective track Mandela Day impact

The organisations will offer a digital tracking and rating service for organisations supporting Mandela Day.

Mar 2, 2017

Yoco plans international expansion

The local payment services provider will expand internationally next year, with the help of funding raised through foreign investors.


The secrets to making it as an entrepreneur

There will be moments when you will want to throw in the towel, but see these as opportunities to test yourself, look at how far you have come, and never be afraid to ask for help, says Steven Cohen, Head of Sage One International?(Africa, Australia, Middle East and Asia).

May 26, 2016

Yoco, Xero integrate

SA payments firm Yoco teams up with global cloud accounting software company Xero to make doing business easier for local SMEs.

Oct 30, 2015

Yoco simplifies small business payments

Utilising the functionality of a smartphone or tablet, Yoco looks to reduce costs and streamline payments for SMEs.

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