Money Via Mobile: The M-Pesa Revolution

When 53 police officers in Afghanistan checked their phones in 2009, they felt sure there had been some mistake. They

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FinTech In Africa Is Much More Than Mobile Money And Remittances

The African continent faces challenges in the financial technology space that are diagonally opposite to the situation in the western

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Nigerian Banks Should Use Innovation To Compete In Digital Payments

  BANKS should adopt the strategy of increased investment in innovative payment solutions and collaboration with increasing number of financial

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There’s More To Becoming a Digital Bank Than Just Disruption

Bank of Africa’s Monrovia branch in Nairobi is one of the 12 branches the lender plans to shut down as

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The Rise Of mPOS: How Mobile Point-Of-Sale Is Transforming The Hospitality Industry

When mobile point-of-sale (mPOS) first arrived, we were all content to accept it as a solution designed to make life

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Industry Convergence In Financial Services Is Accelerating | TechCrunch

Old but excellent article on sector convergence as it relates to the financial services sector. “Large retailers are launching their

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The Nigerian FinTech Landscape – A Growing Opportunity- Irrational Innovations

Nigeria`s FinTech landscape is clearly growing. The country`s financial services sector is not constrained by legacy banking applications like what

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Electronic Payments Growing In Nigeria — Quartz

Electronic payments have really witnessed rapid growth in Nigeria especially since the Central Bank of Nigeria introduced its “Cashless Nigeria

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UBA Empowers MSMEs with Masterpass QR Payment | Middle East/Africa Hub

United Bank Africa (UBA) has introduced its first merchant-focused app in Africa with the aim of creating a SMART (secure,

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Paytm, India’s Top Mobile Payments Firm, Gets Approval To Launch Its Own Digital Bank | TechCrunch

First Airtel then Paytm! The diversification of Telcos, Mobile Payments firms and Internet based firms (like Alibaba) into digital banking

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