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Standard Bank Scoops Awards at SIBOS

Standard Bank Group, Africa’s largest bank by assets, has received a number of industry awards from Global Finance, presented on the side-lines of the annual 2019 SIBOS conference held in Read More →

CBK Publishes Cyber Risk Guidelines for Payment Service Providers in Kenya

Pursuant to Section 31(2) (b) of the National Payment System Act, 2011 which empowers the Central Bank of Kenya to issue Directives and Guidelines, the CBK has developed a Cybersecurity Read More →

WorldRemit Launches New Product for Business Payments to South Africa

Through the WorldRemit website and app SMEs can now quickly and securely transfer money to pay employees and contractors in 140 countries including South Africa.

Leading digital money transfer Read More →

KOKO Launches First Network in Nairobi

Venture-backed technology company KOKO Networks today launched its first network of 700 “KOKOpoints” inside neighbourhood shops across Nairobi. KOKOpoints are multi-purpose consumer access machines, combining a fuel ATM, an e-commerce Read More →

Mastercard Supports African Payment Innovation through Engage Partnership Platform

Mastercard is expanding its Engage programme in sub-Saharan Africa, with the first Engage events in Nigeria and Kenya to introduce local fintech innovators to its broad partnership opportunities. Mastercard Engage, launched Read More →

Africa’s First UnionPay Payroll Card and Student Card Issued in Kenya

UnionPay has been an international payment brand recognised by local consumers and institutions. UnionPay International recently announced that the partnership to issuing the first ever 300,000 payroll cards and student Read More →

E-commerce Expected to Create Local and International Opportunities for Kenyan SMEs

Kenyan SME must embrace e-commerce as a strategy to grow their business, increase capacity and eventually attract long term financing. Business and corporate leaders meeting during the E-Commerce Kenya Conference held Read More →

United Bank for Africa: Kenya Reports a Notable 185% Growth in Profit after Tax for the Full Year Ending 31 December 2018

United Bank for Africa, Kenya has announced its results for the period ending December 31, 2018 registering a 185% growth in Profit After Tax, overcoming a challenging macroeconomic and business Read More →

Standard Chartered Maintains its Momentum as it Introduces More Digitally-Led Retail Banks in Africa

The Bank has launched its digital services in Tanzania and Ghana following successful roll-outs in Côte d’Ivoire and Uganda.

Standard Chartered has announced it has completed a simultaneous multi-market launch Read More →

Access, Diamond Bank Says Not Worried About Telco Led Financial Inclusion

Kenya’s Safaricom, the telecommunication company that is driving the country’s financial inclusion through mobile money is bigger than most of the country’s banks. Investigation by Businessday revealed that some Nigerian banks Read More →

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