fintech
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SA start-ups make waves with blockchain innovations

There are numerous start-ups in the country looking at a wide range of blockchain-based fintech solutions.

3:00

Open source adoption key to fintech sufes: FINOS

Recently established Fintech Open Source Foundation is seeking contributions that would solve the unique challenges fintech developers face.

4:30

ICO regulation calls mount after record crypto-currency heists

Authorities scramble to find ways to regulate initial coin offerings, as $761 million has already been laundered since January.

10:30
Jun 15, 2018

AI first the new mantra: Money 2020

Ian Merrington, Cape Innovation and Technology Initiative CEO, discusses four key takeaways from Europe's pre-eminent fintech show that took place from 4 to 6 June.

2:40
Jun 12, 2018

Chatbots part of the conversation in insurance industry

Traditional insurers are now exploring the potential of bots to offer customers a better user experience.

3:20

SARB lauds blockchain project though it won't go live

The central bank says there are still many issues to consider before the decision to adopt a distributed ledger tech-based system is taken.

3:20
Jun 1, 2018

Key acquisitions boost Huge Group earnings

Major acquisitions help boost Huge Group revenue 63% for the year ended 28 February.

2:30
May 30, 2018

Kenya calls for regulation of fintech lenders

The country's finance ministry introduces a Bill that will see the regulation of the country's fintech companies.

2:00
Apr 13, 2018

Gates-funded accelerator invests $200k in African start-ups

DFS Lab, which is funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, is backing four African fintech companies.

2:20
Feb 26, 2018

Blockchain, AI to shape fintech's future

Technologies like blockchain and artificial intelligence are driving growth in the financial technology sector, says Frost & Sullivan.

2:00
Feb 22, 2018

Equifax integrates Entersekt's digital security system

Equifax has licensed Entersekt's product Transakt to serve as an additional layer of security protecting the Equifax online and mobile services.

2:10
Feb 21, 2018

Budget: Govt backs digital banking services

The South African government throws its weight behind banking entrants that harness the power of technology and bring innovation into the financial sector.