Jini Guru Partners with Azilen Technologies to Build Advanced Payment and Banking Solutions

Local cloud platform builder, Jini Guru, has partnered with Azilen Technologies, a product engineering company, to build innovative fintech solutions for emerging markets. Mike Smits, co-founder, Jini Guru, says that Read More →

FNB Delivers Solid Interim Results in a Tough Market

Against the backdrop of an increasingly tough economic climate, FNB has once again delivered solid interim results for the six months to 31 December 2019. FNB key insights:

Visa Makes KES 242 Million Grant to Help Economically Empower Kenyan Women Owned Micro Businesses

Visa has announced a $2.4 million (KES 242 Million) grant to Hand in Hand Eastern Africa to support low-income business owners in Kenya. The program aims to help improve the Read More →

Orange Launches Orange Money in Morocco

After securing approval last summer from the "Bank Al Maghrib", Orange Morocco announces the launch of Orange Money in the kingdom. This service will allow Moroccans to make mobile payments Read More →

Mastercard and Samsung Partner to Enable Digital Inclusion

Mastercard has announced a global partnership with Samsung to enable digital access to consumers and small businesses in emerging markets through its extensible Pay on Demand platform. Mastercard’s Pay on Demand Read More →

Standard Bank Reports Resilient Results for the Year Ended 31 December 2019

Sim Tshabalala, Standard Bank Group CEO says: “Standard Bank Group’s results for the 2019 financial year (FY19) are underpinned by the growth and resilience of its core operations. The constrained Read More →

Ecobank Group Announces 2020 Edition of Fintech Challenge

Ecobank Group (, 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 →

Zenith Bank Drives Convenient Banking and Financial Inclusion with Z-Money

Nigeria’s leading financial institution, Zenith Bank Plc, has introduced Z-Money, which brings banking services closer to its customers and enhance financial inclusion among the under-banked and unbanked populace of the Read More →

Standard Bank Issues Inaugural Green Bond

Standard Bank of South Africa Limited (“SBSA”) has issued its first ever green bond, via private placement with IFC, a development finance institution focused on the private sector, part of Read More →

AYO, Volt.Africa and Collaborate to Create Digital Marketplace to Boost SA’s Economy

An innovative partnership between three of South Africa’s digital forces that will create an online marketplace to help small to medium enterprises (SMMEs) access the rapidly growing digital retail sector Read More →

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