Blockchain has the potential of shaping Africa across a number of areas including currency, land, commerce management and bureaucracy.
“Digitalisation has the potential to alleviate some of Africa’s greatest economic and structural challenges,” says Ecobank’s Ade Ayeyemi
“We are witnessing the birth of an African digital economy and this is just the beginning,” says Wari CEO
Kabirou Mbodje, is the young owner of one of Africa’s fastest growing financial services platform, Wari, headquartered in Dakar, Senegal.
South African banks are embracing biometric technology in order to promote security, but are banks making full use of this development?
Annual remittances in Africa are worth $40bn but the cost of money transfer is the highest in the world. Fintech firms have reduced the cost to a fraction.
Are the rapidly increasing numbers of fintech companies and startups a threat to established banks in Africa?
Fintech is revolutionising financial services in Africa, reducing the cost of transactions and providing financial access to millions across the continent for the first time.
In an increasingly cashless society, Nigeria’s traditional banking sector is coming under challenge.
Dave Van Niekerk explains why MyBucks focuses on fintech for the masses.