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AUIIF an opportunity to debate infrastructure development
AUIIF an opportunity to debate infrastructure development

Angola will host the Africa Urban Infrastructure Investment Forum (AUIIF) early next year...

12 Nov 2014 09:06

Zimbabwe's economy at crossroads: IMF
Zimbabwe's economy at crossroads: IMF

HARARE: Zimbabwe's economy is showing no signs of recovery after adverse weather, low exports and election year uncertainty shattered growth prospects, the International Monetary Fund said Friday, 7 November.

10 Nov 2014 14:27

Austria Card launches Nigerian ID credit card
Austria Card launches Nigerian ID credit card

Austria Card has produced and shipped the globally first ID-card with a payment functionality to the Nigerian government, thus pushing the entire industry one step further to convergent card products.

3 Nov 2014 11:10

DRC's Trust Merchant Bank to expand its rural presence
DRC's Trust Merchant Bank to expand its rural presence

An increase in the demand for finance in rural areas of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) was one of the driving forces why the local Trust Merchant Bank (TMB) has decided to expand its rural presence throughout the country.

3 Nov 2014 07:25

Rwanda partners with Better Than Cash Alliance
Rwanda partners with Better Than Cash Alliance

Rwanda's commitment to using information and communications technology (ICT) for financial services was made as it officially joined the Better Than Cash Alliance, an initiative that works with governments, the development community, and the private sector to adopt the use of electronic payments.

3 Nov 2014 11:06

WesBank extends reach to Nigeria
WesBank extends reach to Nigeria

WesBank, the provider of secured finance to the retail and corporate markets, and the National Automotive Council (NAC) of Nigeria have signed a memorandum of understanding whereby WesBank will offer its services to clients. The agreement aims to stimulate the sale of locally assembled vehicles in Nigeria.

21 Oct 2014 06:20

Multi-asset funds are managed by experienced asset managers
Multi-asset funds are managed by experienced asset managers

Portfolio flow statistics from the Association of Savings and Investment in South Africa over the last few quarters have shown a significant rise in the percentage of industry assets moving towards funds which may invest into multiple asset classes where exposures to these asset classes are actively and tactically managed.

By Imraan Jakoet 21 Oct 2014 10:11

Equity Bank introduces mobile banking smart SIM
Equity Bank introduces mobile banking smart SIM

Kenya's Equity Bank will be issuing an ultra-thin mobile banking smart SIM with patented technology from Taisys. The bank's customers can now enjoy funds transfer, micro-payments and other mobile financial services...

7 Oct 2014 12:17

eID card breaks down barrier of financial inclusion
eID card breaks down barrier of financial inclusion

The pilot programme of the MasterCard-branded National eID card was launched on 28 August in the Nigerian capital, Abuja.

1 Sep 2014 10:36

Africa: Growth is on the horizon but where should you look?
Africa: Growth is on the horizon but where should you look?

CEOs around the world are increasingly recognising the untapped potential of sub-Saharan Africa. This is driven by Africa's unparalleled demographic edge or demographic dividend. By 2040, Africa is expected to...

19 Aug 2014 11:39

African technology expands to Europe
African technology expands to Europe

Africans have long used technology developed abroad, but now a Kenyan cash transfer network which bypasses banks is being adopted in Europe...

13 Aug 2014 09:20

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