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Fintech company, CredoLab set to drive financial inclusion in South Africa

Credit scoring fintech company, CredoLab announced on Tuesday, 1 October 2019, that it has officially launched in Africa. Starting in South Africa, CredoLab is aiming to drive financial inclusion in emerging economies on the continent by credit scoring more...

Fintech startups left vulnerable as digital economy booms in Africa

In just two years, Africa's fintech industry has boomed by 60% - this according to Toby Shapshak in an article for Forbes. The fintech ecosystem has grown to 491 from 301 in 2017, with $132.8 million raised in 2018...

FinTech startup on track to reshape mobile banking in Nigeria

Paris-based fintech startup, FairMoney announced on Monday, 16 September 2019, that it has introduced an in-app payment function to its users, which allows them to top up their phone subscriptions, buy mobile data, pay electricity or internet bills. Other...

RMI provides millions in loans to fin-tech Startups

Rand Merchant Investment (RMI) subsidiary, AlphaCode announced on Monday, 2 September 2019, that it has awarded just over $1.5 million in supplier development loans to three fintech startups, Zande Africa, Bright On Capital and Livestock Wealth. “We have granted Zande...

Fintech startup on a mission to create affordable housing

International NPO, Habitat for Humanity announced on Wednesday, 28 August 2019, that the Terwilliger Centre for Innovation in Shelter has recently made a $300 000 investment in iBUILD Global, a multi-national fintech-for-housing company. The Terwilliger Centre for Innovation in Shelter...

Fin-tech startup launches payment solutions platform throughout Africa

UK based fin-tech startup, SympliFi announced the launch of its fin-tech platform on Wednesday, 28 August 2019. The platform is said to have been designed to empower users around the world offering access to financial solutions - meaning people...

Ecobank opens applications for the 2018 Fintech Challenge competition

Ecobank is inviting African fintech entrepreneurs to enter its Ecobank Fintech Challenge. Now in its second year, the initiative gives African start-ups the chance to promote their fintech solutions, and potentially to partner Ecobank in rolling-out their solutions across...

Female tech entrepreneur develops on-demand network for financial advice

Riovic, which is a virtual financial advice service in South Africa, will - according to the startup - change financial services forever in South Africa. According to founder Naledi Mokoena: "The startup can be referred to as the Uber of Finance...
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How is technology revolutionizing payment reconciliation for retailers?

As retailers expand into mid-market and beyond, the manual reconciliation of payments becomes increasingly complex and costly. With hundreds...
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