Vodacom Is Using AI To Enhance The Customer Experience

Vodacom's partnership with Alipay, the world’s leading digital lifestyle services platform, will bring inclusive mobile solutions to consumers and merchants in South Africa through...
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Africa’s Accelerating FinTech Revolution

By Greg Nott and Tristan Marot Africa is a unique continent. From its diverse cultures and languages, to its extremes in wealth and development -...

Prosus’ PayU Spend R15.8 Billion in FinTech Acquisition Trail

PayU, the payments and FinTech business of Prosus, has invested a staggering $1 billion (R15.8 billion) on FinTech and mergers & acquisitions (M&A) globally...

Capitec and Empowerment Capital Invest In FinTech Firm Xago

Xago announced on Wednesday that it had received a substantial investment from Imvelo Ventures.  Xago is an innovative South African FinTech that focuses on an...

Vodacom Is Attracting More Financial Services Customers

Vodacom reported on Monday that its financial services customers, including Safaricom, rose 12.6% or 6.1 million to 54.8 million in the six months to...

FinTech Player Yoco Reaches 100 000 Merchant Users, Launches ‘Standalone’ Card Machine

Yoco announced today that its customer base of small businesses had crossed the 100,000 milestone and to further grow its customer base the South...

How To Win a R1,5m Entrepreneurial Package For Your FinTech Idea or Business

South Africa’s most prestigious fintech R10 million startup initiative, AlphaCode Incubate, shares how to improve chances of accessing its support and unpacks the trends...

MTN Taps Rahul De as New CEO of Lonestar Cell MTN Liberia

MTN announced on Friday afternoon the appointment of a new CEO for MTN Liberia Lonestar Cell. Rahul De, the current chief marketing officer of...

Hello Paisa Empowers Financial Inclusion Through Reduced Remittance Rates

According to the World Bank, international remittances have declined by an estimated 20% worldwide. Compounded by job losses across sectors, reduced salaries and dwindling...

AlphaCode Awards R450 000 To Healthcare FinTech Oyi Medical Card

Rand Merchant Investments (RMI) startup incubator AlphaCode has taken another step to find the next unicorn in financial services when it chose Oyi Medical...

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Provisions Hit Pepkor’s FinTech Business Profit

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