Quality FinTech Solutions In Africa – Tempemail

The African continent is an exciting market where financial technology gets implemented every day. The impact these financial technology solutions are having on the financial sector in Africa is tremendous. Financial technology, or FinTech, has proved to be a good and more effective alternative to traditional banking systems in different Continue Reading

M-Pesa Becomes First African FinTech to Join United for Wildlife Financial Taskforce – Tempemail

M-Pesa has revealed that it is the first mobile money provider in Africa to join the Financial Taskforce established by United for Wildlife, a coalition of charities that works to tackle the illegal wildlife trade. The M-Pesa mobile money system has become Africa’s most popular financial services provider and the Continue Reading

Mastercard and Microsoft Partner to Empower Fintech Innovation – Tempemail

Mastercard and Microsoft have partnered to shape the future of digital commerce, drive startup innovation and enable financial inclusion. Capitalizing on Mastercard’s global network and leveraging Azure’s global reach, the collaboration will enable Mastercard’s ecosystem of partners to explore the use of emerging innovations and new commerce capabilities such as Continue Reading

Tanzanian FinTech Launches Personal Finance App | Tempemail

Mipango Fintech has launched a new app that will provide free personal financial management to Tanzanians on IOS and Android mobile devices. The app – which is underpinned by AI and operates in Swahili – aims to support Tanzanians to better manage their expenses, provide an opportunity to set up Continue Reading

Mastercard to buy fintech Finicity in $1.1bn deal – Finance – Software- Tempemail

Mastercard will buy Finicity in a deal valued at US$825 million (A$1.1 billion), adding a fintech firm that helps banks share customer data with other financial firms. The world’s second-largest payments processor also said Finicity’s existing shareholders can get an earn-out of up to an additional US$160 million, if performance Continue Reading

South African Fintech Supports Essential Purchases Using Bitcoin | Tempemail

South African fintech, Centbee has launched a new feature in its Bitcoin wallet that allows users to purchase prepaid electricity, airtime and data. How to use Centbee to buy essential services with Bitcoin: South African Centbee users will find a new ‘buy’ button in the Centbee app menu where they Continue Reading

Egyptian Fintech Startup Offers Online Payment Platform for Students | Tempemail

Sourced from Innovation Village. Local fintech startups Klickit (previously known in the market as Q-Less) and Paymob are officially enabling digital payments for educational entities affiliated with global advisory and educational management firm GEMS Education. This agreement will allow parents of students in GEMS schools across Egypt to make tuition Continue Reading

Fintech firm Lendingkart raises Rs 319 crore in Series D funding- Tempemail

Read Article Financial technology company Lendingkart Technologies has said it raised an equity round of more than Rs 319 crore in its Series D round — comprising Rs 233 crore as part of D1 and Rs 86.24 crores as part of D2 fundraise. The funding will be deployed to expand Continue Reading

Johannesburg Fintech to Launch an All-in-One Video Conferencing App | Tempemail

Sourced from Innovation Village. Johannesburg-based Cassava Fintech International (CFI), a subsidiary of Econet Global, has announced the release of ‘Sasai TeamTalk’, a voice and video conferencing service that takes up to 20 people on one call. The service, coming at a time when many countries have imposed restrictions on movement Continue Reading

Mukuru Acquires Malawian Fintech Zoona | Tempemail

Image sourced from Mukuru Mukuru, one of the largest international money operators and remittance companies in Africa, has confirmed that it has acquired Zoona Malawi’s operational assets along with the technology systems that support its Malawian operations. Zoona, which has worked with Mukuru for four years as a trusted partner, Continue Reading