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Thursday

Discovery launches digital bank

The health insurer unveils a behavioural bank that looks to incorporate the latest technology trends.

3:30
Oct 11, 2018

Crossfin snaps up Crossgate majority stake

The fintech holding company acquires a majority stake in payments enablement firm Crossgate.

2:40
Oct 3, 2018

Crossfin unit invests into locally developed virtual assistant

Atura receives investment from Blue Garnet Ventures, the angel funding arm of Crossfin Technology.

4:50
Aug 29, 2018

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.

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