Branch International plans to become a pan-African digital bank as it sees a growth opportunity in online financial services on the continent.
TradeDepot, a Nigeria-based e-commerce start-up, quadrupled its valuation and is looking at South Africa and Ghana for expansion.
The International Finance Corporation has partnered withLiquid Intelligent Technologies to expand data centre capacity and roll out fibre-optic cable in Africa.
A new research report published by Google and the International Finance Corp has found that Africa’s Internet economy could contribute 5.2% of the continent’s GDP within five years.
Janeffer Wacheke’s fresh vegetable stall in Nairobi uses technology that’s helping crack a problem Kenyan banks have so far failed to solve – measuring the creditworthiness of traders in the country’s R265-billion
Net1 UEPS Technologies’ largest shareholders, International Finance Corp and Allan Gray, have welcomed the company’s decision to terminate the consulting contract of former CEO Serge Belamant, which would
Net1 UEPS Technologies’ two largest shareholders, the International Finance Corp and Allan Gray, have expressed shock at the whopping R265m golden handshake that outgoing CEO Serge Belamant will be paid.
Google, together with South Africa’s Convergence Partners and other investors, will invest as much as US$100m (R1,3bn) in metro fibre networks in key parts of Africa
The World Bank’s International Finance Corp said it’s pressing Net1 UEPS Technologies to complete an assessment of its lending practices this year as human rights organisations allege that the
Allan Gray, the second biggest shareholder in Net1 UEPS Technologies, said it will work with the company’s board after it highlighted concerns about its communication with its investors