Financial Watchdog Proposes How Should FinTechs Handle Your Data

The Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA) has published new research proposing how should FinTechs handle non-traditional (alternative) data on the provision of financial services...
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M-Pesa is first African FinTech platform to join United for Wildlife Financial Taskforce

M-Pesa has become the first mobile money provider in Africa to join the Financial Taskforce established by United for Wildlife, a coalition of charities...

Takealot.com, M-Pesa and Jumia Join BCG’s Top 100 Tech Challengers

Safaricom’s mobile money service M-Pesa, Nigeria’s e-commerce sites Jumia and South Africa’s Takealot.com are picked as 100 tech challengers by global management firm Boston...

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...

Vodacom Takes Responsibility for Vodafone Ghana, Appoints SA MD

Vodacom announced on Thursday a simplified structure by creating a standalone South African operation with its own managing director and assuming responsibility for managing...

How is Vodacom Positioning Itself as a Financial Services Player?

Vodacom is scaling up its financial services offerings to empower the lives of customers through financial inclusion, and the investment is paying off. The Vodafone-owned...

Vodacom Tanzania, WorldRemit Launch Mobile Money Transfers to M-Pesa Accounts

Digital money transfer service WorldRemit has partnered with Vodacom Tanzania to enable nine million M-Pesa customers to receive money directly to their M-Pesa wallets from...

Safaricom and Huawei Receive Prestigious “Most Innovative Service” Award

Safaricom and Huawei have jointly received the prestigious Most Innovative Service “the Business of Tomorrow” award at AfricaCom 2019 in Cape Town. Safaricom and Huawei...

Vodacom Adds More than 1.1m New Customers

Vodacom, South Africa's biggest mobile phone operator announced on Thursday it has added 1.1 million new customers and also signed up 1.3 million data...

MTN versus Vodacom – Who is the Biggest Provider of Mobile Money in Africa?

The battle for control of the bank accounts of African consumers through mobile money – essentially the use of mobile phones to access financial...

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