Survey reveals more about IoT payments
Survey reveals more about IoT payments

A new report from Juniper Research has found that the IoT payments market will grow at an average of 75% per annum...

14 Nov 2018

How blockchain will disrupt the entertainment and media industry
How blockchain will disrupt the entertainment and media industry

Blockchain has the potential to grow into a key capability, helping companies in the entertainment and media industry to keep track of content assets, avoid contractual disputes and establish the certainty and accountability that will foster trust with business partners and customers...

By Paul Mitchell 12 Nov 2018

South Africans are open to automated financial advice, says Deloitte
South Africans are open to automated financial advice, says Deloitte

Regardless of their income, most South Africans experience some level of financial stress. It's therefore not surpirising that they are open to assistance on how to minimise their bills and create budget plans...

12 Nov 2018

What impact will blockchain have on the business world?
What impact will blockchain have on the business world?

Simon McCollough, major channel account manager at F5 Networks, comments on whether blockchain will become mainstream or simply remain relevant with cryptocurrencies?

9 Nov 2018

AIG Africa's chief risk officer scoops two awards at actuarial convention
AIG Africa's chief risk officer scoops two awards at actuarial convention

AI in Actuarial Science, written by Ron Richman, AIG's chief risk officer for Africa, was named Best Paper and Best Paper in Risk and Reinsurance by the Actuarial Society of Southern Africa...

Issued by AIG South Africa 7 Nov 2018

South Africans are clued up on cryptocurrency
South Africans are clued up on cryptocurrency

Consumers from South Africa, Indonesia and Malaysia are more familiar with cryptocurrency and its ownership than their European counterparts...

6 Nov 2018

Bitcoin has evolved from a currency to a commodity
Bitcoin has evolved from a currency to a commodity

When the pseudonymous Satoshi Nakamoto came up with cryptocurrency 10 years ago, he envisaged a global digital monetary system free from regulatory constraints....

2 Nov 2018

FNB clients can now sell their homes via the FNB app
FNB clients can now sell their homes via the FNB app

NEWSWATCH: No trick, just a treat for FNB clients - as of Wednesday, 31 October, the bank's clients are able to list and sell their homes to other FNB clients via the mobile app...

1 Nov 2018

Felix Antonysamy, business development manager, financial services at Wipro Limited
Partnering up: The only way forward for banks and fintechs

Local fintech players are carving out a sizeable chunk of the financial space with mobile money, social lending, bitcoin wallets, mobile card acquiring...

By Felix Antonysamy 31 Oct 2018

Robert Hare, senior associate, Bowmans
Is tax law change the death knell for SA's crypto R&D?

A seemingly small change in the tax law could have a big impact on cryptocurrency research and development (R&D) in South Africa...

By Robert Hare 29 Oct 2018

Momentum launches e-wallet app for cashback rewards
Momentum launches e-wallet app for cashback rewards

Insurance provider Momentum has launched Multiply Money, a new functionality of its Multiply by Momentum platform that enables members to earn cash by doing everyday activities...

26 Oct 2018

Know your debit orders: The game is changing and so should your strategy!
Know your debit orders: The game is changing and so should your strategy!

Recently PASA was mandated to develop a new debit system to replace EDO. We discuss how the collections game is about to change and the impact on your collections strategy...

Issued by Principa 25 Oct 2018

New blockchain savings platform to launch in SA
New blockchain savings platform to launch in SA

Fintech company Stackr and blockchain-focused software developer NONA are set to release to market the first saving solution for the blockchain community in South Africa...

Issued by NONA Digital 25 Oct 2018

Corporate content should be part of your DNA
Corporate content should be part of your DNA

On the cusp of exciting and fruitful pan-African networking and trade, the time to make use of an unbiased B2B media showcase for all Africa's dynamic, entrepreneurial business communities is now...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 24 Oct 2018

Bizcommunity Recruitment in Africa Focus
Bizcommunity Recruitment in Africa Focus

A comprehensive B2B Recruitment Focus from December 2018 to February 2019 will ensure that Bizcommunity is the go-to destination for all the B2B news you'll need to plan your HR and recruitment strategies in 2019...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 23 Oct 2018

It's a key performance for Pula Capital and KPI
It's a key performance for Pula Capital and KPI

Pula Capital Partners (Pula), LRMG's B-BBEE investment arm, has partnered with KPI Management Solutions (KPI), further strengthening LRMG's focus on performance optimisation...

Issued by Pula Capital Partners 22 Oct 2018

The evolution of payments
The evolution of payments

New open banking ecosystem could render card payments obsolete...

Issued by Luxury Brands 22 Oct 2018

Just who is Chuma Niklaas? Disruptor or menace?
Just who is Chuma Niklaas? Disruptor or menace?

The name's Niklaas, Chuma J. Niklaas or just CJ if you prefer and I'm a second-year BCom student specialising in Digital Technology at AFDA...

By Chuma Niklaas, Issued by AFDA 19 Oct 2018

AlphaCode awards R16m to fintech startups
AlphaCode awards R16m to fintech startups

Rand Merchant Investment Holding (RMI), through AlphaCode, awarded entrepreneurial packages valued at R16m to eight of South Africa's most promising financial services startups...

19 Oct 2018

Sunil Kaushal, CEO, Africa & Middle East at Standard Chartered Bank
Africa rewrites the rules in the banking industry

Some of Africa's brightest minds are determined to rewrite the rules of the game by harnessing technology to tackle the continent's greatest challenges...

By Sunil Kaushal 17 Oct 2018

Yellowwoods invests in insurtech player Simply Financial Services
Yellowwoods invests in insurtech player Simply Financial Services

Insurtech player Simply Financial Services has secured a significant multi-year funding commitment from Yellowwoods...

Issued by Simply 17 Oct 2018

Practices for financial services sector to protect itself against DDoS attacks
Practices for financial services sector to protect itself against DDoS attacks

South Africa's financial services sector is widely acknowledged to be both sophisticated and sound, backed by technology...

17 Oct 2018

EasyBiz QuickBooks rebrands for more tech-focused future
EasyBiz QuickBooks rebrands for more tech-focused future

EasyBiz QuickBooks has rebranded and changed it name to align its identity with its vision for the future

16 Oct 2018

The best Biz summer holiday (content) package ever!
The best Biz summer holiday (content) package ever!

Feeling a bit state-capsized, swept along by more waves than a cryptocurrency chart? Here are some life-saving festive content ideas...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 15 Oct 2018

Omar Abdisalan/Amisom/Flickr
Mobile money transfers have taken off in Somalia. But there are risks

A recent World Bank report showed that Somalia has one of the most active mobile money markets in the world, outpacing most other countries in Africa...

By Victor Odundo Owuor 15 Oct 2018

Makole Group seeks disruptors in the fintech sector
Makole Group seeks disruptors in the fintech sector

Makole Group, a diverse multi-disciplinary property and infrastructure development company, is looking to make a meaningful investment in the fintech sector...

Issued by Topco Media 11 Oct 2018

DoshEx goes live with tokenised ecosystems and exchange
DoshEx goes live with tokenised ecosystems and exchange

DoshEx, a Johannesburg-based developer of tokenised ecosystems and exchange, has formally launched...

10 Oct 2018

Search is on for SA's top 20 future fintech entrepreneurs
Search is on for SA's top 20 future fintech entrepreneurs

The Explore Data Science Academy (EDSA) and Rand Merchant Investments (RMI) have announced a data science and business skills programme, Explore 10X...

10 Oct 2018

Is Africa the Silicon Valley of banking?
Is Africa the Silicon Valley of banking?

According to the cofounders of TagPay Yves Eonnet and Hervé Manceron in their new analysis of the digital revolution, Fintech: The Banks Counter-attack, "Africa is the Silicon Valley of banking"...

27 Sep 2018

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