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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 →

Payments: Looking to the Future

Payments: Looking to the future In June 2019, SWIFT published a vision paper, ‘Payments: Looking to the future’, setting out a vision for the future of how value will be Read More →

Arise B.V Becomes a Shareholder of Reference in Ecobank Transnational Incorporated

Arise has become a shareholder of reference in Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (ETI) with a c.14.1 percent stake Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (“ETI”) announces that IFC and the funds managed by the IFC Read More →

The Rise of Sub-Saharan Africa as a Fintech Hub

Sub-Saharan Africa is one of the fastest-growing investment zones for financial technology companies according to new research says Forbes. The GSM Association says in its Mobile Economy, Sub-Saharan Africa 2019 Read More →

SWIFT to Open The KYC Registry to Corporates

SWIFT announces that it is to open its world-leading Know Your Customer platform, The KYC Registry, to corporates. In a first step, from Q4 2019, all 2,000 SWIFT-connected corporate groups will Read More →

Regional Payment Systems can Boost Scale in sub-Saharan Africa

Evidence of a 5,000% increase in the volume of payments processed in the Southern African Development Community’s real-time gross settlement system (SADC RTGS) A number of forward-thinking national governments have realised Read More →

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