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Two South African Startups make it to Final Round of Visa’s Everywhere Initiative in Sub Sahara Africa

Leading fintech companies from the Sub-Sahara Africa (SSA) technology startup community have made it to the finals of Visa’s Everywhere Initiative, a global innovation program that tasks start-ups to solve 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 →

FNB Branches Widen Digital Banking Reach

FNB customers are increasingly using the bank’s branch based Digital Zones to transact. The bank says the use of its Digital Zones has grown considerably since introduction in 2016 with Read More →

Crossfin in Partnership with Apis for Payments Acceptance in Southern Africa

The pursuit of greater electronic payment adoption among South African merchants received a significant boost with the announcement of a partnership between leading African fintech holding company Crossfin Technology Holdings Read More →

FNB Sees Growth in Digital Channel Usage

Digital Banking has not only opened access to a wider array of banking products for customers across different demographics, it also gives them full control of their banking. Khathu Ramoliko, Head Read More →

Orange Botswana, EcoCash and TransferTo Team up to Deliver Real-time Mobile Digital Payments

Early this year, Orange Money Botswana and EcoCash launched a new partnership to enable better and more affordable access to digital money transfers between Zimbabwe and Botswana. Powered by TransferTo’s Read More →

Mobile Payments Pioneer Reg Swart joins Nomanini Board of Directors

Reg Swart, an instrumental figure within the digital payments sphere, has joined the Nomanini Board of Directors. Nomanini is a South African-based enterprise payments platform provider that optimises transactions in Read More →

Payments Modernisation in South Africa – The Future of Payments is about Embracing Change

Banking and Payments companies should not be afraid of making changes, tackling legacy infrastructure, and embracing new technology. This was the key idea put forward at the ATMIA 2018 Banking Read More →

FNB Introduces nav» Money to Help Customers Track Spending and Credit

FNB launched nav» Money; a digital solution that helps customers improve and navigate the road to financial fitness. This innovative tool is a continuation of the nav» journey which already Read More →

South African Reserve Bank Launches Report on Project Khokha

Project Khokha is a proof of concept designed to simulate a ‘real-world’ trial of a distributed ledger technology (DLT)-based wholesale payment system. The project focussed on providing participants practical experience Read More →

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