January 22, 2020 All Things Fintech in Africa

Author: <span class="vcard">Rejoice Obike</span>


ZaZu Launches MasterCard Prepaid Cards Linked to Mobile Wallet

December 11, 2019

December 11, 2019

Zazu, a  Zambian Fintech startup Zazu has partnered with Mastercard  to issue prepaid cards linked  to its mobile wallet. Zazu...

Zazu Raises $1.4m in an attempt to expand their user base

December 11, 2019

December 11, 2019

  Zazu fully started as a digital banking space in 2107.  Previously, Zazu was a platform where farms could connect...

PayStack Introduces USD Payouts into Zenith Banks  

December 11, 2019

December 11, 2019

  Introduction:  PayStack introduced USD settlements which allow Paystack merchants to list their goods in USD, get paid and settled...

QuickCheck Partners with Jumia and PayAttitude

December 2, 2019

December 2, 2019

QuickCheck is a micro-lending mobile platform that provides collateral-free loans. It has partnered with Jumia and PayAttitude to deepen access...

Tala halts its mobile Lending Operations in Tanzania

December 2, 2019

December 2, 2019

Despite raising $21o million, Tala, the lending and financial accessibility startup providing under-represented people loans has halted its lending operations...

Eyowo Launches a Retail Banking Tool

December 2, 2019

December 2, 2019

Eyowo, a digital bank, with the  aim  to encourage financial inclusion among every Nigerian by making banking as easy as...

Remitly Partner with Xpress Money to Expand Cross-border Money Services

December 2, 2019

December 2, 2019

Remitly is an online remittance service which allows users to transfer money from United states to Nigeria , while Xpress...

Car45’s Parent Company Raises $400 million from OLX Group

November 28, 2019

November 28, 2019

Frontier Car Group, the parent firm of Car45 has raised $400 million from OLX Group. The company is looking to...

Uber Launches a Financial Product Known as Uber Money

November 28, 2019

November 28, 2019

  Uber, the ride company has announced a new expansion into a financial product which includes a digital wallet and...

PayPal Becomes the First Foreign Company to Secure Chinese Payments License

November 27, 2019

November 27, 2019

  Paypal earns a Chinese Payment License after it gains a 70% stake in Guofbao Information Technology Co (Go Pay)....