BPC Banking Technologies Voted “Best Payments Solution Provider East Africa” by The Banker Africa

BPC Banking Technologies, a world leading provider of payment solutions, announced being voted as the best payments solution provider in East Africa by the Banker Africa publication. The award comes Read More →

Has Africa Been Left Behind by Formal Financial Services?

Has Africa been left behind by formal retail financial services? This is the question posed by the African Financial Retail Readiness Index (AFRRI). The first annual AFRRI report looks at Read More →

Vodafone M-Pesa Reaches 25 Million Customers Milestone

Vodafone M-Pesa now has more than 25 million active customers, marking another year of accelerated growth for the innovative mobile money transfer service. Across markets in Africa, Asia and Europe, active Read More →

Pakistan’s Largest Bank HBL Issuing UnionPay Debit Card in Seychelles, Kenya and Mauritius

Recently, HBL, Pakistan’s largest bank has announced the launch of UnionPay Debit Card in Seychelles, Kenya and Mauritius at Savory Hotel, Seychelles. The launch ceremony was attended by Mr. Faiq Read More →

Chase Bank Kenya and OpenWay Challenge the Digital Payments Market

The new card management system enables Chase Bank Kenya to grow its cards business by integrating omni-channel capabilities and enhancing fraud management systems. The solution is developed by OpenWay, the market Read More →

Terra and LexisNexis Risk Solutions Team-up to Risk-proof International Transactions

Terra, a mobile-first international payment network, incubated by Mahindra Comviva, announced a strategic collaboration with LexisNexis Risk Solutions, a global big data, technology and analytics company, to protect its network Read More →

X INFOTECH Engages in Social Projects Across Africa

X INFOTECH, leading system integrator and developer of premium solutions for the issuance and management of smart cards and e-ID documents, has brought security and convenience to numerous payment and Read More →

Safaricom Launches M-PESA Statements Service

Safaricom has announced a new service that allow M-PESA customers to access monthly statements free of charge via email. The service is one of the enhancements made possible to the system following Read More →

3G Direct Pay Group is First in Africa to Earn Top Data Security Honors for Mobile Payment App

3G Direct Pay Group has achieved PCI DSS Level 1 compliance with the security standards of the Global Payment Card Industry (PCI) Security Standards Council. 3G Direct Pay Group is Read More →

62% of Adults in Tanzania Now Use Mobile Money Services

Some 62 percent of adults are covered with mobile money services across the country so far, a national financial digital money conference heard in Dar es salaam. The Bank of Tanzania Senior Read More →
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