Payment Solutions Company Puts Financial Inclusion First

Amplifin pledges to bring digital payment solutions to the people According to figures published on Statista, South Africa’s total transaction value in digital payments per annum is expected to show an annual growth rate of 12.10% (CAGR 2022-2027), with a projected amount of US$25.39bn by 2027. For more than two decades, Amplifin (formerly Intecon) has

Cellulant Joins Forces with Lusaka Chamber of Commerce to Digitize Payments for Businesses in Lusaka

Tingg’s uptake across Africa is in high gear, with products like In-store payments which leverage mobile money and mobile banking as payment methods through USSD and QR Codes Cellulant Zambia ( has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)  with the Lusaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) to offer digital payments to its member businesses. Lusaka

Verto Transforms Cross-Border B2B Payments with ForexPeople Partnership

Verto, London-based and authorised by the UK FCA as an Electronic Money Institution, a regulated B2B cross-border payments fintech with a global reach has partnered with ForexPeople to bring secure, fast and seamless global payments to South African businesses buying, selling or operating globally. With more than $1.5 billion in transaction volumes, Verto provides trusted

Sage Brings Award-Winning Sage Intacct to Namibia, Botswana and Mauritius

Supporting visionary CFOs and finance professionals with a new cloud financial management platform  Sage (, the leader in accounting, financial, HR, and payroll technology for small and medium-sized businesses, launched Sage Intacct in Namibia, Botswana and Mauritius today. The award-winning cloud financial management solution provides finance teams with the insights and automation they need to

Traderoot Africa and Oracle Collaborate to Enable TCIB Payment Solution for SADC Financial Services Providers

Traderoot Africa and Oracle Financial Services have created an exciting and unique collaboration in which Traderoot Africa’s Certified TCIB Integration ISO e-Bus and the Oracle Banking Payments TCIB payment processor have been integrated to offer an end to end industry-grade TCIB payments solution. Financial inclusion of the underbanked and unbanked population is subject to the availability of suitable

Keep Customer Promises to Ensure Success

Ukheshe appoints Lee Ziervogel as COO In today’s fast-paced, wealth-driven world where customer service often ends at the point of sale, true business success requires solid, customer-centric ethics. This is the belief of Lee Ziervogel, the newly appointed Chief Operating Officer at fintech enablement company Ukheshe. “This is especially important for a fintech company like

Absa Bank Kenya Partners with Huawei to Build a New Digital Foundation for Branch Networks

SD-WAN, as a next-generation technology and service, can help banks connect their branches and promote smart branch upgrades by constructing a powerful network I see it as Lego blocks where the bottom layer is a strong technology foundation that gives us a platform to offer cutting-edge digital solutions to our customers. A strong, resilient network

Industry Recognition for SilverBridge Reflects its Continued Innovation in Financial Services

SilverBridge was one of three finalists in the Industry Solution FSI Partner of the Year category at the recent 2022 Microsoft South Africa Partner Awards. This follows a year where the insurance solutions provider continued to drive modernisation, digitalisation, and intelligent automation developments in life insurance and pensions business. The SilverBridge solutions have enabled insurers

Clickatell Research Finds Travelers Embrace Mobile Messaging and Payments with Travel Brands

Clickatell’s latest Chat Commerce Trends Report found 95% of consumers desire a personalized experience in chat for booking updates, especially for flight delays, late check-ins and upgrades Clickatell (, the CPaaS innovator and Chat Commerce leader, revealed the results of its latest Chat Commerce Trends Report: Travel Edition, which uncovers new insights about how today’s consumers

SWIFT Tackles Major Friction in Securities Industry with First End-to-End View of Post-Trade Processing

SWIFT today announces the successful pilot of SWIFT Securities View, a new capability that significantly increases transparency in post-trade processing and helps prevent costly settlement fails. The new service, which will be available for broad adoption in 2023, addresses one of the biggest challenges in the securities industry. The lack of visibility after a securities