Mastercard Partners with Digital PayGo to Drive Secure Payments for SMEs in Zambia

SME-in-a-Box solution will enhance the Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) customer value proposition  and support the enablement of a digital-first approach for merchant mobile payments Partnership will drive secure electronic payments and digital transformation of SMEs, which represent 97% of all businesses in Zambia Mastercard has partnered with Zambian-based fintech company, Digital PayGo, to launch

Untapped Global Partners with Paga to Boost Digital Payments for Nigerian SMEs

Untapped Global, an investment company focused on emerging markets, announces a scale up of its partnership with Paga, the mobile payment and financial services company. The program finances point-of-sale devices (POS) for merchants in Nigeria, the largest country in Africa, but still underserved when it comes to financial services. The collaboration between Paga and Untapped

Financial Inclusion Focused Challenger Bank Be Mobile, Announced that it has Joined Visa’s Fintech Fast Track Program

Be Mobile, a challenger bank for the unbanked and underbanked in Africa, announced that it has joined Visa’s Fintech Fast Track Program.The program allows FinTechs to leverage the speed, security, reliability and scale of Visa’s global VisaNet network and its enablement partners to introduce new payment experiences. Through this collaboration with Visa, Be Mobile is

PayPal Introduces Customers to the Next Digital Payments Era with the New PayPal App

PayPal introduces new features and services, adding access to high yield savings, in-app shopping tools, deals and rewards, up to two-day early access Direct Deposit, and bill pay All-in-one, personalized app provides PayPal customers with a single destination to easily and securely manage their daily financial lives and do more with their money PayPal announced

Mastercard Partners with Lulu Exchange to Enable Speedy and Secure Online Remittances

Lulu Exchange will be the first exchange house in the UAE to enable debit cards on its payments app LuLu Money Service will use multi-rail processing gateway MPGS (Mastercard Payment Gateway Services) to enable power, speed, and security of transactions Mastercard has entered a strategic partnership with Lulu Exchange to enable UAE consumers to carry

Ozow | The Evolution of Payments is Helping to Create a Contactless Society

While people have been paying for goods and services for millennia, the arrival of the internet in the ‘90s became a major turning point for the payments sector. Since then, digital innovation has evolved payments solutions at breakneck speeds. Everything from contactless payments, QR codes and digital wallets, consumers have so many new ways to

Fiserv Tops IDC FinTech Rankings of Financial Technology Providers

Fiserv, Inc. has topped the 2021 IDC FinTech Rankings of the leading global hardware, software and service providers to the financial services industry. The 18th annual rankings recognize 100 providers of financial technology worldwide based on their 2020 calendar year revenues attributed to financial institutions. “Fintechs like Fiserv continue to provide financial institutions with the tools that they

Locally Designed Standard Bank App Wins Best Locally Developed Financial Solution for 2021

Standard Bank’s Shyft has won the Everest Wealth Best Financial Solution for 2021. This locally designed app simplifies the experience of buying and selling foreign exchange and international shares and allows the sending of money offshore as well as paying for goods and services in foreign currency, while travelling or online. Their win was announced

Clickatell’s “Chat 2 Pay” Enables Brands to Extend Digital Commerce Offering with Secure, Effortless Payments in Chat Channels

Clickatell solves the last mile of digital transformation by embedding payments in the service stream, simplifying digital commerce for consumers Clickatell, a leader in mobile communications and chat commerce, launches Chat 2 Pay. Chat 2 Pay takes Clickatell’s decades of developing chat commerce solutions for global customers and delivers a simple and comprehensive way for

Standard Bank’s Unayo Platform Set to Disrupt Mobile Money Status Quo in Africa

A global digital platform that addresses the unsolved payment needs of communities, through innovation and accessibility. Standard Bank has introduced a digital platform that combines the simplicity of mobile money with the sophistication of a bank account, aiming to connect Africa’s informal market to financial services in an easily accessible manner. Unayo transactions are free