Saturday, September 22, 2018
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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: fintech.global

POS solution developer Yoco raises $16m in Series B round

POS payments provider Yoco has collected $16m in its Series B round of funding led by Partech. Read more: fintech.global

WorldRemit launches digital money transfers within Africa

Leading international money transfer company WorldRemit has launched a new digital service within Africa, Read more: www.finextra.com

The tech and payments promise of Africa

The next great tech frontier? That would be Africa, according to recent comments from Alibaba Group Holding’s founder and chairman Jack Ma. Read more: www.pymnts.com

Goodwell Investments launches €20m fund to support financial inclusion in Africa

Goodwell Investments has launched a new €20m fund to support the financial inclusion within Sub-Saharan Africa. Read more: fintech.global

Mines raises $13m in its Series A round led by The...

Mines, a digital platform designed to help financial institutions in emerging markets offer customers credit products, has raised $13m in its Series A. Read more: fintech.global

African regulators taking ‘wait-and-see’ approach on crypto

African countries want to regulate cryptocurrency, but no one wants to take the lead in responding to the meteoric rise of this technology and asset class. Read more: www.ccn.com

Kenyan FinTech Pezesha reportedly bags seed funding

Kenya-based P2P lending platform Pezesha has reportedly received an undisclosed strategic seed round of funding. Read more: fintech.global

Allianz acquires 99% of shares in Nigeria-based Ensure Insurance

Insurance firm Allianz Group has acquired 99.03 per cent of the shares in Nigeria-based Ensure Insurance from the core shareholder Greenoaks Global. Read more: fintech.global

Kenya-based InsurTech Bismart receives funding from GreenTec

Kenya-based InsurTech platform Bismart has received an investment from GreenTec Capital. Read more: fintech.global