• Why cross-border payments are next innovation frontier

  • FinTech companies take on banks, telcos with Big Data arsenal

  • Safaricom signs M-Pesa ticketing deal with Kenya Railways

Why cross-border payments are next innovation frontier

June 22 , 2017

JAMES NGUNJIRI Market analysts have predicted that crossborder payments are the next frontier where innovative technologies will challenge the existing expensive clunky business

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FinTech companies take on banks, telcos with Big Data arsenal

June 22 , 2017

Google Apple Facebook and Amazon have all gone into the digital payments game As have Chinas Alibaba and WeChat Developing markets such as Kenya do not yet have the levels of

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Safaricom signs M-Pesa ticketing deal with Kenya Railways

June 22 , 2017

Passengers travelling on the Madaraka Express trains between Nairobi to Mombasa will from Wednesday pay their fares via MPesa removing a hurdle that had opened the ticketing business

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The MasterCard Foundation Fund for Rural Prosperity Launches New Funding Opport

June 20 , 2017

Nearly US 3 million also committed to winners of the FundsInnovation Competition 2016 The MasterCard Foundation Fund for Rural Prosperity FRP today launched

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Post Offices Are Key to Scaling Up Remittances and Financial Inclusion in Uganda

June 20 , 2017

The International Fund for Agricultural Development IFAD Postbank of Uganda PBU and Posta Uganda signed a grant agreement today aimed at expanding the role of

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The rise and rise of digital banking

June 18 , 2017

By VINCENT MUSUMBA From the most northerly point Ras ben Sakka in Tunisia to the most southerly point Cape Agulhas in South Africa there is a wind of technological

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How birth of M-Pesa sealed Orange Telkom’s fate

June 18 , 2017

Helios Investment Partners the biggest stock holders in Telkom Kenya have rolled up their sleeves and hope their recently unveiled turnaround plan will awaken

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IFC Launches Campaign Promote Use of Mobile Money Interoperability Services in T

June 18 , 2017

IFC a member of the World Bank Group is launching a consumer education campaign to raise awareness about interoperable mobile money services that help to

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Why Somalia may be next goldmine for bold banks

June 18 , 2017

What comes into your mind when you hear Somalia mentioned Al Shabaab African Union Famine Pirates KDF However negative it is you are not to blame Somalia hasnt

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