Mukuru perseveres to become African fintech powerhouse
From humble beginnings in a London flat in 2005, tech start-up Mukuru’s journey has been one of turning challenges into opportunities for innovation.
Mama Money taps into Western Union’s global footprint
The fintech firm says the Western Union partnership is set to fast-track its growth in the international money transfer business.
SA fintech enables electricity, airtime purchases using Bitcoin
Centbee launches a new feature in its BitcoinSV wallet that allows users to purchase prepaid electricity, airtime and data.
Capital Appreciation sees growth in digital payments
For the year, the fintech company generated R206 million in cash, translating into a cash conversion rate of 100% of trading profit.
Online platform to assist COVID-19-stressed importers
The tradeXpad trade-finance platform provides direct access to funding opportunities from multiple private funders and traditional banks.
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.