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Deloitte and Apple bite into African business solutions market

Deloitte and Apple have teamed up to create a business tool for the African market that will better connect employees, supply chains and operations...

1 day ago

Partnership creates pan-African online payment solution

The demand to do business in Africa has led to a partnership between two big players in the digital online payment space...

By Nicci Botha 2 days ago

MTN withdraws mobile money service in SA

MTN has pulled the plug on its mobile money service because of the "lack of commercial viability", it said on Thursday. This comes four months...

19 Sep 2016

Over $600 million worth of agri-projects to be presented at African Agri Investment Indaba

AAII features the "Investment Discovery Matchmaking" sessions which will see project owners get the opportunity to pitch to a robust panel of investors - a unique and key highlight of the Indaba...

9 Sep 2016

MTN partnership launches micro insurance solutions for Africa

The MTN Group and MMI Holdings have announced a strategic partnership with a strong focus on delivering micro insurance solutions across Africa...

8 Sep 2016

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 188: ClickFX discusses personal Forex transfers

On the latest episode of Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show host Warren Harding spoke to Richard Beddow...

8 Sep 2016

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 188: ClickFX, SA's first online solution to personal Forex transfers

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show on 8 September 2016, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Richard Beddow...

7 Sep 2016

RMB's Top 10 African investment destinations

Most investors still believe Africa offers a treasure trove of opportunities, some countries have emerged as hidden gems, while some of the perennial favourites have lost their sparkle.

6 Sep 2016

#InnovationMonth: Crowdfunding and solar energy, powering the world with tech

The Sun Exchange is a digital currency, crowd-investing platform designed to fund solar energy in the developing world...

By Nicci Botha 1 Sep 2016

Bankable African agri-projects lead to investment

Translating food security into an investment option for investors and financiers has been identified as a long-term opportunity...

31 Aug 2016

Pan-African initiative to amplify women's voices

Graça Machel Trust announces new initiative to create a powerful movement of African women focused on advancing Africa's future...

23 Aug 2016

Why we need to unite to feed children while at school

In a call for Cape Town to unite against hunger at our schools, the Peninsula School Feeding Association's Charity Family Fun Walk, Blisters for Bread, will take place at the Green Point Cricket Club on Sunday, 28 August...

Issued by Peninsula School Feeding Association 16 Aug 2016

Fintech: opportunity for SA youth and Africa's growth

The continent's youth need to move from being fintechonlogists to fintechpreneurs to release the true value of Africa's communities...

16 Aug 2016

The future of underwriting: Innovation and Africa

To survive, the insurance industry needs to become much more innovative and Africa is the future for growth, particularly in the energy sector...

By Nicci Botha 4 Aug 2016

UnionPay International signs strategic memorandum of understanding with GIM-UEMOA

A partnership between UnionPay International and GIM-UEMOA will see GIM-UEMOA become an UPI acquirer and processing service provider to financial institutions in the West African Economic and Monetary Union, UEMOA zone...

Issued by UnionPay International 21 Jul 2016

Barclays in an orderly retreat from Africa

Barclay's Plc's retreat from Africa is not a "sudden divorce" that will leave subsidiary Barclays Africa and its operations picking up the pieces...

12 Jul 2016

Flipping disruption - fintech company acquires banks

A partnership marks the first time a fintech company has acquired banks to bridge the gap between the virtual and traditional worlds of banking...

11 Jul 2016

How to speak startup

Venture capital in South Africa is starting to take hold. With a host of venture funds, section 12J companies, incubators and startup clubs being launched, startups are becoming more popular...

5 Jul 2016

Matlare takes deputy berth at Barclays Africa

Some raised eyebrows at Matlare's Barclays Africa appointment...

4 Jul 2016

10 fintech innovators conclude first Africa Barclays Accelerator

After 13 weeks of intensive networking, mentoring and development, 10 companies have showcased their innovative fintech...

1 Jul 2016

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