Payments Afrika’s Most Popular Articles for 2014: Africa

2014 was an exciting time for payments in Africa, here are a few of the top stories which made headlines over the past year. Africa’s Top Five Articles:  Kenya Bankers Association Releases Mobile Money Survey The Kenya Bankers Association have released the findings of their latest survey which looks at the interplay between banks, mobile

Payments Afrika’s Most Popular Articles for 2014: South Africa

2014 was an exciting time for payments in South Africa, here are a few of the top stories which made headlines over the past year. South Africa’s Top Five Articles:  FNB’s Easy Account Cheapest Full-Service Bank Account in South Africa The Solidarity Bank Charges 2013 report shows that FNB’s Easy Account is the cheapest full-service

Fundtech Named Best SWIFT Utility Access in Global Finance’s World’s Best Treasury & Cash Management Awards

Fundtech, a market leader in global transaction banking solutions and the largest SWIFT service bureau operator in the world, has been named “Best SWIFT Utility Access” by Global Finance as part of the publication’s 2014 World’s Best Treasury & Cash Management Awards. The Global Finance award winners were selected by the editors with input from

Standard Bank Group Shows Good Growth in the First half of 2014

Headline earnings from continuing operations increased 12% to R9 338m. However, headline earnings which were negatively affected by the performance of discontinued operations, increased by 2% to R8 306m. Headline earnings per share were up 1% while the group’s return on equity showed a decrease to 12.7% from 13.8%. As communicated to shareholders in June