Uganda 2017 Opened With More Than 300 FinTech Leaders Seeking To Drive The Constructive Transformation Of Banking & Financial Services Across Africa

With the objective of harnessing the FinTech revolution to enable strategic economic priorities such as financial inclusion and deepening, Finnovation Africa: Uganda 2017 opened in Kampala. The event was attended Read More →

Emerging Payments Association Releases Analysis Of Post-Brexit Options For FinTech Growth Beyond 2019

The Emerging Payments Association (EPA), the UK’s leading payments community, is releasing a new report, Passport to the Future, analysing and recommending the best options available to UK-based FinTech Read More →

Four Mega-trends Shaping Mobile Payment Platforms

With rapid smartphone penetration in South Africa boosting research and development, it is no surprise that local fintech players are turning their attention towards mobile payment innovation. Mobile payments could Read More →

The State of African eCommerce Analysed at the eCommerce MoneyAfrica Confex Last Week

The 3rd Annual eCommerce MoneyAfrica Confex took place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre in Cape Town on 22nd and 23rd of February 2017. The eCommerce MoneyAfrica main plenary sessions Read More →

Distributed Ledgers In Payment, Clearing And Settlement Carry Promise As Well As Risks

Central banks and other authorities should weigh the risks of using blockchain and other distributed ledger technology (DLT) in payment, clearing and settlement against potential cost and efficiency savings offered Read More →

The Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) has won Central Banking’s Website of the Year Award

The Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) has won Central Banking’s Website of the Year Award following the recent redesign of its website. The annual award recognizes a central bank’s Read More →

CFIB Partners with Mastercard to Meet the Needs of Small Business

The Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB) and Mastercard announced an agreement that recognizes the contribution and importance of small businesses to the Canadian economy and local communities. The partnership Read More →

C1X Partners with eCommerce MoneyAfrica Confex 2017 as Platinum Sponsor

Silicon Valley based, independent Advertising and Marketing Technology (AMT) leader, C1X (C1Exchange) has come on board with Africa's largest eCommerce and Fintech event eCommerce MoneyAfrica Confex as Platinum sponsor. Committed to assist the large Read More →

Africa’s Largest eCommerce & Fintech Show Returns to Cape Town this February

Africa’s leading eCommerce & Fintech event, brings together a diverse array of key decision makers in online retail, payments, customer insight and logistics businesses operating across Africa. Now in its Read More →

Brazilian Bitcoin Miner CoinBR Confirmed as 2nd Official Sponsor of the Blockchain Africa Conference 2017

As the hosts of the Blockchain Africa Conference in Johannesburg from 1-3 March 2017, Bitcoin Events is proud to announce that CoinBR has come on board as the second official Read More →
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