Standard Bank | 5 Advantages of an International Debit Card

Written by Head: SA Distribution for International Personal Banking at Standard Bank Spending in another currency can get expensive and complicated. Not all South African cards are accepted abroad, and those that Read More →

The Mauritius Commercial Bank Limited Signs a USD 20M Term Loan Facility with Bank of Kigali Plc to Support its Strategic Growth Objectives

The loan proceeds will be used mostly to fund their general corporate projects A USD 20M loan has been successfully signed between The Mauritius Commercial Bank Limited (MCB) ( and Bank Read More →

Transforming B2B Payments Could Help Africa’s Local Businesses Grow

By Clara Wanjiku Odero The World Bank estimates remittances to the Middle East and North Africa region rose by 2.3 percent to about $56 billion in 2020. However, global businesses that Read More →

Cellulant Gets Approval from Bank of Tanzania to Become a Payment Solution Service Provider (PSSP)

In a bid to expand its Payments Platform, Cellulant Tanzania becomes one of the 5 Payments Solution Service Provider in the Country The Bank of Tanzania (BOT) has issued an approval Read More →

New Payments System Set to Shake Up SA’s Banking Industry

A major change is coming to South Africa’s banking and payments sector. Known as the Rapid Payment Programme (RPP), this evolutionary banking concept aims to create a simpler, safer instant Read More →

Standard Bank Streamlines Compliance Reporting

Synthesis combines RegTech experience and AWS to deliver Compliance Solutions to Standard Bank. Good Governance means adhering to all applicable laws, regulations, policies and procedures. In practice, these processes are Read More →

Mastercard New Payments Index: Consumer Appetite for Digital Payments Takes Off in Nigeria

  • 96% of consumers in Nigeria are considering emerging payments such as wearables, biometrics, digital wallets and currencies, and QR code, in addition to Contactless, according to the Mastercard New Read More →

Cellulant Introduces Tingg, a Digital Payments Platform for the Retail Sector in Zambia

In an effort to foster growth for both the formal and informal sector in Zambia, Pan-African Payments business Cellulant rolls out Tingg, a digital payments platform enabling businesses and their Read More →

Mauritius Commercial Bank Ltd (MCB) to Adopt MITECH’s TRAC Collateral Management System in the Cloud

The TRAC software will be implemented on a Cloud infrastructure, with the aim of going-live with the system before the end of the year The Mauritius Commercial Bank Ltd (MCB) ( Read More →

Pipit Global Partners with Cellulant to Power Low-Cost Remittances in Africa

Irish FinTech, Pipit Global Partners with Pan-African Fintech Cellulant to power cheaper and safer means for Africans in the EU and UK to send cash to their families at home Read More →

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