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Founders Factory Africa has invested in HealthTech startup RxAll

Founders Factory Africa (FFA), along with its corporate investors in South Africa, namely Netcare Group and Standard Bank Group, has announced that Healthtech startup, RxAll, has been selected to participate in its Venture Scale program.

The problem with the gig economy

The biggest challenge with gig work, which has a net negative effect on user experience, is that of creating, distilling, and entrenching culture that upholds service excellence.

South Africa's Striata acquired by Doxim in global deal

Striata, a South African company that offers digital communication and security solutions, has been acquired by Doxim, a Canadian digital technology company.

Luno, South Africaโ€™s largest cryptocurrency exchange, acquired

New York's Digital Currency Group has acquired South Africaโ€™s largest cryptocurrency exchange, Luno, for an undisclosed amount of cash. Luno has 5 million customers and a presence in 40 countries.

Streamlining the funding process for small businesses in South Africa

South African Fintech startup SMEgo has built a web-based platform that it says will radically simplify and streamline the SMME funding application process for both SMMEs and funders.

E-commerce Venture Capital deals in Africa spiked during the second quarter of 2020

While challenges to adoption still exist, both in terms of customer preferences and inefficiencies in the market, e-commerce is beginning to generate traction both because of necessity and the presence of enabling technologies.

How a pandemic is reshaping entrepreneurial interaction

As the way we interact continues to evolve, the nature of learning has become more fluid than ever. So, what comes next? Ultimately, humanity must continue to adapt.