Shoprite Introduces Xtra Savings Rewards Programme

The Shoprite Group is launching a rewards programme for its Shopite branded stores on Monday 12 October 2020. The new Shoprite Xtra Savings card...
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Pepkor’s FinTech Services Continues to Report Strong Growth

Retailer Pepkor, previously Steinhoff Africa Retail, continues to report strong growth from its financial technology (FinTech) services. The company, which is a subsidiary of JSE-listed...

South Africa Wants To Encourage a Thriving FinTech Industry

South Africa seems to be headed to a thriving FinTech industry to bring financial inclusion, finance minister Tito Mboweni surprisingly announced FinTech plans on...

KPMG Snaps Up Matchi in a FinTech Acquisition

Global professional services firm KPMG has acquired Johannesburg and Hong-Kong based Matchi to create a powerful FinTech resource. The details of the deal have not...

getWorth Aims to Change the Way People Buy and Sell Preowned Cars

by Staff Writer getWorth, a South African Fintech start-up focusing on used car trading, is aiming to provide alternatives to the traditional way of buying...

South African Financial Services Landscape is Set to Change – here’s how

by Dominique Collett, head of AlphaCode, a Rand Merchant Investments club for fintech startup entrepreneurs From digital banks to mobile-payment solutions, technology is set to...

SA’s Matchi Helping Firms Navigate Shifting Landscape of Finance

by Gugu Lourie Matchi, a financial innovation matchmaking firm, has been signing up banks on its online “matchmaking” service to connect with Fintech start-ups providing...

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Africa’s First Adaptive Learning Online High School Launches

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Nedbank Signs Up 100 000 Customers for its Avo Super App

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