Cellulant Named Number One Payment Brand in Kenya

Star brands are those that have achieved milestones, have a history of success, and, most importantly, have established themselves as trendsetters for newcomers to the industry  Pan-African payments technology company, Cellulant (www.Cellulant.io/), was named as the ‘Top Payments Gateway Brand in Kenya” at the Top Star Brand Awards 2022. This award recognises Cellulant as a

DPO Launches New DPO Pay Mobile Payments App

A new mobile payments application will allow businesses to securely transact in multiple currencies across Africa. Leading African digital payments company DPO Group launched DPO Pay Mobile, a new version of their payments app. With several new features, DPO listened to merchant feedback to redesign and redevelop the payment app. DPO Pay Mobile app, previously called DumaPay, now offers

Equity Group Appoints Group Chief Operating Officer (GCOO)

Samuel Kirubi, has been promoted to the position of GCOO from his current role of Managing Director of Equity Bank Uganda In his seven years of duty in Uganda, he turned around the entity from No 16 to the 5th most profitable bank in Uganda and the 6th largest bank in deposits and assets He

Equity Group Reports Strong 3rd Quarter Performance

Kshs.34.4 billion, PAT and Kshs.1.264 trillion assets 28% Profit After tax growth 31% growth in Non-funded income 27% growth in Earnings per Share 15% growth in customer deposits 21% growth in net loans Equity Group Holdings Plc today reported Kshs.34.4 billion shillings profit after tax for the nine months to 30th September 2022. The Group recorded

Fintech Emerging as Africa’s Most Vibrant Sector, Finds Mastercard Study

White paper finds that fintech companies have tied up with banks, mobile network operators (MNOs), and other stakeholders to develop wide-ranging solutions for consumers, micro and small merchants Study further found that regulators across multiple African countries have adopted a collaborative approach to enable the introduction of new solutions by fintech companies Fintech startups in

Equity Links PayPal Withdrawals to Equity Mobile App and Equity Online Enhancing Customer Experience

PayPal withdrawal service is now available on Equity Mobile App and Equity Online Customers to enjoy seamless PayPal account linking and withdrawal service alongside other numerous bank services on Equity Mobile App and Equity Online Equity Bank is currently the only Kenyan bank offering 24 hours PayPal withdrawal into a bank account Equity Bank has

Mastercard and Cellulant Partner to Empower Millions of Consumers Across Africa to Join the Global Digital Commerce Market

Partnership will enable customers to pay globally with a Mastercard virtual payment solution linked to the Cellulant wallet, Tingg Mastercard’s technology will enable consumers to shop online with or without a bank account, through a simple and secure payment experience  Mastercard and Cellulant have partnered to allow millions of Cellulant customers across Africa to shop

African Markets Build Resilience in a Challenging Environment

Absa Africa Financial Markets Index shows improving market infrastructure in majority of countries in the region African countries have responded positively to the need to develop domestic financial markets to protect economies from external shocks, OMFIF’s 2022 Absa Africa Financial Markets Index reveals. Even as challenging market conditions weighed on performance in the index, 19

Payhippo Acquires Nigeria’s Maritime Microfinance Bank to Expand its Customer Offerings

With direct access to Nigeria’s Inter-bank Settlement System, this acquisition will enable Payhippo to launch an array of products and services for its customers  Payhippo, Nigeria’s credit-led SME fintech, has acquired Maritime Microfinance Bank (MFB), a financial institution specializing in saving products, demand deposits, and investments as well as micro and SME loans. The acquisition

Cellulant and Solv Kenya Partner in Payments Deal to Serve Tens of Thousands of Micro, Small Medium Enterprises (MSME)

This partnership will enable MSMEs using the Solv Kenya platform to reconcile, receive, and view all their payments on the go under one roof  Leading Pan-African payments provider Cellulant (https://www.Cellulant.io/) and MSMEs-focused B2B digital platform Solv Kenya have signed a financial services partnership that will enable Solv Kenya’s expanding MSME partners to access digital payment and