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Is banking security in Africa holding fintech back?

Many people are becoming more interested in what’s going on in African banking and fintech. Read more: finextra

African Journalist Considers Whether Facebook Libra Coin a Boon for Africa

African technology journalist Andile Masuku has written that corruption around remittances in Africa is very bad. Read more: crowdfundinsider

Naspers Earmarks $1B For Indian FinTech Investments

Naspers, Africa’s largest company based on market value, is gearing up to spend $1 billion in India in the form of investments focused on the financial technology market. Read more:

Société Générale selects HPS for payments power in Africa

Société Générale has announced teaming with payments company HPS to improve the payment processing activities for ten African subsidiaries. Read more:

Africa needs open currency competition. It needs cryptocurrency

Africa's various currency crises illustrate why cryptocurrency innovation shouldn't be stifled, says economic analyst Terence Zimwara. Read more:

Mastercard invests $3m in African financial inclusion

The Mastercard Foundation Fund for Rural Prosperity (FRP) is investing $2.8 million in three companies from Burundi, Malawi, and Uganda Read more:

Ecobank teams with MFS Africa for digital payments

Ecobank has chosen MFS Africa to help offer cross-platform digital payments for the bank’s account holders. Read more:

Africa-focused investing platform Orbitt receives investment from GTR Ventures

Orbitt, a digital deal origination and processing platform focused on Africa, has received an investment from GTR Ventures. Read more:

Cashless Africa?

Guess what would be the most popular way to make payments in mobile Africa, in highly develope Read more:

A15 sells 76% stake in UAE payment company TPAY

A15 has sold a 76 per cent stake in UAE-based TPAY Mobile to Helios Investment, for an undisclosed amount. Read more: