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Africa’s FinTech sector grows by 60% in 2 years – Disrupt Africa

Africa's Fintech sector is developing at a rapid pace, as the number of startups functioning on the continent has grown by over sixty percent since 2017, while funding attained new records...

Lagos to host Biannual Africa Fintech Summit for the first time in November

Africa’s premier fintech event, the Africa Fintech Summit, ( will be held for the first time in Lagos, Nigeria, on November 8-9, 2018. This event comes on the heels of the...
4G Capital partners with The Seed Funds to launch NXTGEN platform for improved services, ghana tech news

4G Capital partners with The Seed Funds to launch NXTGEN platform for improved services

The Seed Funds (TSF), a savings and loans company, has partnered with Kenya-based fintech 4G Capital to launch the NXTGEN platform in Ghana. The platform will enable TSF to further engage the...
When it Makes Sense to Outsource FinTech Software Development

When it makes sense to outsource FinTech software development

The integration between technology and finance has given rise to a whole new, and fast-growing, industry known as FinTech. Long gone are the day where you need to pay a personal...
As the digital boom looms, this is the time for African retailers to come online

As the digital boom looms, this is the time for African retailers to come...

As the days pass by, the number of African consumers coming online keeps increasing. Compared to other demographics, commercial habits of the African consumer keeps evolving quite faster. McKingsey Global Institute...
cube's Finance plus (F+)

Teen startup ”cube” releases software for financial institutions – Finance plus (F+)

CUBE, a startup that exclusively develops software solutions and artificial intelligence has released Finance plus (F+), an entirely new software portal for banks, savings and loans companies, microfinance and credit unions...
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Ghanaian fintech company ALEXpay wins at global business outlook award

Ghanaian mobile money and payment processing platform, ALEXpay, has won the Best Money Transfer Application Award at the 2019 Global Business Outlook Awards. The Global Business Outlook awards aim to recognise and reward...
the Mazzuma token

Mazzuma token: Ghana’s foray into the cryptocurrency market

Mazzuma, the mobile money payment company has introduced the Mazzuma token, which will be the key payment medium in the Mazzuma ecosystem. In the past couple of months, cryptocurrency has been making much of...
Ghana Club 100, IT Consortium, Top fintech firm in Ghana

Ghana Club 100 awards: IT Consortium Limited ranked as Ghana’s top fintech firm

A financial technology services provider, IT Consortium Limited, has been adjudged the 14th top company in Ghana – and the topmost financial technology firm in the country. This was at the 17th...
ExpressPay, Bank Direct

ExpressPay’s ‘Bank Direct’: For people easily frustrated by banking hall queues

Straightforward and simple, expressPay is the payment gateway provider and eCommerce marketplace that that allows you to make payment for utilities and other services, conduct bank transactions, purchase airtime and internet...
technology african financial services industry

How technology is altering the African financial services industry

Digital finance has the potential to reach over 1.6 billion new retail customers in emerging economies and to increase the volume of loans extended to individuals and businesses by $2.1 trillion. This is...