Chris Ogden
SOUTH AFRICA
Booming sector needs African solutions

Booming sector needs African solutions[Chris Ogden] A decade ago, Africa's financial services landscape was virtually dormant, but there's been some staggering growth...

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Wynand Smit
SOUTH AFRICA
Enhancing cross-channel communication in financial services

Enhancing cross-channel communication in financial services
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[Wynand Smit] Financial institutions, like any other businesses, have customers whose preferences have shifted to digital channels...

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Peter Alkema
SOUTH AFRICA
Leveraging cloud as a disruption enabler

Leveraging cloud as a disruption enabler
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[Peter Alkema] A technology innovation that offers disruptive tendencies is the cloud...

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Bronwyn Williams
SOUTH AFRICA
Are retailers taking over the finance space?

Are retailers taking over the finance space?
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[Bronwyn Williams] Retailers have built trust with their customers, and this poses a growing threat to banks' traditional market...

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Boris Dzhingarov
SOUTH AFRICA
A potential market force, SA women face lending discrimination - Monetary Library

Boris Dzhingarov[Boris Dzhingarov] Unlocking women's earning potential in SA, and in neighboring African countries, could entirely transform the economic and political landscape of the nation, but it won't be easy...

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Boris Dzhingarov
SOUTH AFRICA
Five facts every business owner should know about credit cards - Monetary Library

Boris Dzhingarov[Boris Dzhingarov] When choosing the right business credit card for your company, there are a few things to know beforehand. Understanding how it works and what its inherent limits are might help you use it more efficiently...

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Boris Dzhingarov
SOUTH AFRICA
Five reasons why the bank turned you down for a small business loan - Monetary Library

Five reasons why the bank turned you down for a small business loan[Boris Dzhingarov] A healthy supply of working capital is essential for business growth. Unfortunately, even profitable businesses sometimes get turned down for business loans...

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Nicci Botha
SOUTH AFRICA
How Africa's mobile revolution is reaching the unbanked

Andrew Torre, Visa president for sub-Saharan Africa. Source:
Andrew Torre, Visa president for sub-Saharan Africa. Source: [[www.tass.com Tass]]
[Nicci Botha] The continent's mobile banking revolution is only just beginning, and although payment systems are becoming more seamless, cash is still king in Africa...

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Peter Alkema
SOUTH AFRICA
Building business around the customer

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Source: Africa Business Communities
[Peter Alkema] In an era of rapidly emerging new technologies customers' preferences are deeply interlocked with the use of new digital innovations...

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SOUTH AFRICA
SA banks and the new G7 cybersecurity guidelines

SA banks and the new G7 cybersecurity guidelines
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[Sharon Snell] The G7 finance ministers and central bank governors have endorsed a plan to improve cybersecurity in the financial sector...

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Peter Alkema
SOUTH AFRICA
Investing in cultural transformation and innovation

Investing in cultural transformation and innovation[Peter Alkema] Running integrated partnerships can drive collaboration, skills development and innovation at all levels...

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Nicci Botha
SOUTH AFRICA
FNB implements online FICA system after complaints

FNB implements online FICA system after complaints[Nicci Botha] Following complaints about bungled FICA procedures, FNB has introduced an online document loading system to smooth the process...

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Peter Alkema
SOUTH AFRICA
Banking on being a winning brand

Banking on being a winning brand
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[Peter Alkema] Creating a winning brand requires traditional and digital tools that exemplify its values and core product offerings...

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Danette Breitenbach
SOUTH AFRICA
Banking on change: How the post office plans to reinvent itself

Mark Barnes
Mark Barnes
[Danette Breitenbach] Mark Barnes plans to transform the post office - one step at a time...

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Nicci Botha
SOUTH AFRICA
Radical is the new normal at FNB

Yolande Steyn
Yolande Steyn
[Nicci Botha] The whole payment mechanism space is evolving, and Innovation is not about cool gimmicks, but rather creating a meaningful internal and external environment...

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Nicci Botha
SOUTH AFRICA
Financial institutions bail on the Guptas

Since the ConCourt judgement decision on Nkandla, President Jacob Zuma's relationship with the Gupta family is under close scrutiny. © Evgenyi Lastochkin
Since the ConCourt judgement decision on Nkandla, President Jacob Zuma's relationship with the Gupta family is under close scrutiny. © Evgenyi Lastochkin [[www.123RF.com 123RF.com]]
[Nicci Botha] A number of financial institutions has severed their connection with Oakbay Investments, the company owned by the controversial Gupta family....

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Nicci Botha
SOUTH AFRICA
Mixed reactions to African Bank relaunch

Mixed reactions to African Bank relaunch
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[Nicci Botha] The question remains: will the new incarnation of African Bank survive in the current economic climate?...

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Nicci Botha
SOUTH AFRICA
Capitec named world's best bank

Gerrie Fourie, CEO: Capitec Bank has reason to smile about his bank's performance
Gerrie Fourie, CEO: Capitec Bank has reason to smile about his bank's performance
[Nicci Botha] Capitec ranks top-of-the-class in international banking rating survey...

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Danette Breitenbach
SOUTH AFRICA
Cybercrime on the rise - banking survey

Cybercrime on the rise - banking survey
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[Danette Breitenbach] Today the concern for banks is not so much that the bank vault will be empty, but that the IT system will be empty. Every day, several times a day...

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