Vodacom, Safaricom conclude M-Pesa brand takeover deal
The transaction will accelerate M-Pesa’s growth in Africa by giving both Vodacom and Safaricom full control of the M-Pesa brand.
MTN regains footing in Nigeria, posts bumper profit
Africa’s biggest mobile carrier regains its footing in the West African country after years of continuous litigation.
e4 CFO nominated for the ‘Excellence in Finance - Leaders’ award at FiNext Conference 2020 in Dubai
The event celebrates people in the fintech sector, such as e4's Adri Führi, who work at innovating and transforming how people transact through technology.
SA fintech start-ups redesigning financial services
Local start-ups Meerkat and Spoon, recently included in a $15 million accelerator programme, say there is still room for more fintech products in SA.
2020: a year of change in the payment and financial sectors
New payment trends, analytics enabling a personalised customer engagement, stakeholder collaboration, and the use of IOT and blockchain will be among the drivers of significant change, says Craig Duggan, Commercial Manager at Transaction Junction.
Fintech firm 2Engage kick-starts international drive
The firm leverages its technology partners to enable further growth into Africa, South America and potentially Asia.
Prosus, PayU create new digital lending firm in India
PayU says combining LazyPay and PaySense will help it to accelerate India’s alternative credit ecosystem.