FinTech

FinTech

Navigate the transformation, disruption, and evolution of financial services in the era of technological advancement and innovation

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Chart of the Week: CBN policy affects Nigerian households' $21 billion remittances

Chart of the Week: CBN policy affects Nigerian households' $21 billion remittances

The CBN’s decision to bar international money transfer licenses for fintechs and banks could f...

Nchedolisa A.

21 Feb 2024

Fawry is spearheading Egypt's digital payments revolution

Fawry is spearheading Egypt's digital payments revolution

Fawry is transforming Egypt’s cash-led economy into a brooding payment hub by adapting to loca...

Nchedolisa A.

16 Feb 2024

Kenyan climate tech startups are driving demand for embedded finance solutions

Kenyan climate tech startups are driving demand for embedded finance solutions

We assess how Kenyan climate startups drove demand for flexible B2C and B2B financing solution...

Nchedolisa A.

12 Jan 2024

Funding slowdown triggers record startup shutdowns

Funding slowdown triggers record startup shutdowns

What lies ahead in 2024?

Nnamdi I.

08 Jan 2024

Nigerian paytechs battle for tighter consumer wallets

Nigerian paytechs battle for tighter consumer wallets

Rising food and energy costs leave Nigerian consumers reluctant to spend. Paytechs must find i...

Nchedolisa A.

08 Dec 2023

Quick Take: Why did Safaricom acquire M-PESA Holding Co. Limited?

Quick Take: Why did Safaricom acquire M-PESA Holding Co. Limited?

Implications of Safaricom's M-PESA Holdings acquisition

Nchedolisa A.

20 Oct 2023

How has Africa's tech funding performed in Q3 2023?

How has Africa's tech funding performed in Q3 2023?

Spotlighting African tech funding trends to watch.

Nnamdi I.

11 Oct 2023

Why did Flutterwave launch Swap?

Why did Flutterwave launch Swap?

We assess the problems Flutterwave's recently launched Swap aims to solve.

Nchedolisa A.

19 Sep 2023