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Off-Site ATMs Playing Increasingly Vital Role in Financial Inclusion – RBR

Source: RBR (www.rbrlondon.com). There were 3.3 million ATMs worldwide at end-2017, of which 51% were located away from branches. The number and share of off-site ATMs continue to increase, Read More →

Capitec Bank Poised to Expand its Payments Business Through ACI Worldwide’s Retail Payments Solution

ACI Worldwide, a leading global provider of real-time electronic payment and banking solutions, has announced an extension of its long-standing relationship with Capitec Bank, South Africa’s second largest retail bank. Read More →

Shoprite Lesotho Cross-Border Remittance Product Achieves R1 Billion Mark

The Shoprite cross-border money remittance product reached the R1 billion mark in January, after just three years of it being implemented between SA and Lesotho. The cost of a transfer Read More →

Ecocash and cashbackAPP to Launch Ecocash Rewards

Ecocash, the mobile payments giant and subsidiary of Cassava FinTech, has announced its partnership with cashbackAPP, the international loyalty and advertising business. This deal is set to disrupt the market 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 →

Regional Payment Systems can Boost Scale in sub-Saharan Africa

Evidence of a 5,000% increase in the volume of payments processed in the Southern African Development Community’s real-time gross settlement system (SADC RTGS) A number of forward-thinking national governments have realised Read More →

SARB Invites Public to Workshop on the Review of the National Payment System Act

National Treasury and the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) invite the public and media to a workshop on the review of the National Payment System Act 78 of 1998 (NPS Read More →

Selcom Enables Real-Time Interbank Transfers in Tanzania with ‘Qwiksend’

Leading innovators in mobile applications, products and services, including banking in Tanzania, Selcom, in collaboration with Business Connexion (BCX), has launched a new platform that will revolutionize the Tanzanian financial Read More →

FNB is the First Bank to Launch Consumer and Merchant QR Code Payments on its Banking App

Capability is powered by Masterpass, Mastercard’s digital payment service

FNB, South Africa’s best digital bank, is expanding its digital payments ecosystem by enabling consumers and sole proprietor businesses to Read More →

UnionPay International gives Global Developers Open Access to its APIs

UnionPay International has announced the launch of the UPI Developer, an open platform that gives global developers access to 18 of UnionPay’s UnionPay cross-border mobile Internet payment products and services Read More →

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