Finance

Total 180 Posts

Partnering with fintech startups will help banks accelerate transformation

Many banks are partnering with fintech startups to help them digitalize, enabling them to expand their services and reach more customers at the same time.

Partnership for online financial literacy in South Africa

Worth is Discovery Bank’s financial education partner after the bank partnered with South African startup, Cumulative, to offer online financial literacy courses. Discovery Bank clients with Vitality Money will be able to access Worth online courses at a discounted rate.

What are Africa's most valuable currencies?

Although listed in this article are the most valuable currencies in Africa right now, things can always change at the drop of a hat. Forex markets are fickle things.

Fundamental shift in Nigeria's digital banking sector

Banks that build their issuance business now not only contribute to the foundation on which this transition can take place, but also position themselves to reap the rewards of this seismic fundamental shift.

Potential of digital payments across Africa

According to the Visa COVID-19 CEMEA Impact Tracker, contactless payments and eCommerce shopping grew exponentially, with merchants and consumers showing a sustained preference for digital payments.

You can now pay businesses via WhatsApp in South Africa

South Africa's Nedbank, in collaboration with Mastercard and Ukheshe, has launched a payment platform that lets businesses receive secure in-chat payments from their customers via WhatsApp.

User experience affects the security of mobile money platforms

One of the challenges that M-PESA users experience is when one inadvertently sends money to the wrong M-PESA user. The correct user experience design can go a long way towards solving this.