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Ecobank Group Announces 2020 Edition of Fintech Challenge

Ecobank Group (Ecobank.com), the pan-African banking group, is inviting African fintech entrepreneurs to enter the 3rd edition of  the Ecobank Fintech Challenge. The Fintech Challenge  gives African start-ups the opportunity Read More →

Ecobank & Alipay Partner to Bring More Inclusive Financial Services to Users

The leading pan-African bank, Ecobank, has signed a cross-border remittance agreement with Alipay, the world’s leading payment and lifestyle platform, that aims to bring more inclusive financial services by providing Read More →

The Future of Payments in SA and Africa will be Based on Pragmatism

As we enter the next decade, local and African merchants should support payment methods that suit their customers, rather than following global trends just for the sake of it. Read More →

SWIFT African Regional Conference 2020

We are delighted to announce that the SWIFT African Regional Conference (ARC) will take place in Cape Town, South Africa, on 21-23 April 2020. ARC is an annual event bringing together Read More →

Mama Money Improves Financial Control with Duco Reconciliation Platform

Duco’s automated matching process provides the capacity of two full time employees. Having gone live in 24h, costs are now capped, enabling rapid and controlled scaling. Duco, the global leader of Read More →

Airtel Africa Partners with Ecobank Group to Improve Access to Mobile Financial Services

The partnership will also allow Ecobank corporate account holders to make bulk disbursements, such as payroll payments, directly into Airtel Money customer wallets Airtel Africa (Airtel.Africa), a leading global telecommunications services Read More →

Comviva Powers Mobile Money Service ‘inwi money’ in Morocco

To provide easy, fast and more convenient digital financial services to millions of Moroccans inwi, Moroccan telecom operator known for its digital innovations, has recently launched its mobile money service “inwimoney”. Read More →

UnionPay Cards are Accepted in Tunisia Stimulating Tourism Businesses

UnionPay, with a massive 7.5 billion cards in circulation globally, now accepted in Tunisia, thanks to the strategic partnership with local payment switch, Monétique Tunisie (SMT) and recent developments with Read More →

Conducting Business and Investing in Other Countries

Many businesses are now part of a global marketplace. Even companies that primarily serve a local community cannot afford to ignore the wider world. Such businesses are likely to be Read More →

Truecaller Partners with Paystack to Enable More African Businesses to Accept Online Payments

We’ve partnered with Paystack to allow more merchants across Africa to accept payments online in a frictionless and secure manner by leveraging Truecaller’s mobile identity product, Truecaller SDK. Paystack is one Read More →

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