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Lendable receives Dutch Development Bank FMO Grant

Kenyan-based Fintech platform Lendable has been extended a convertible grant from Dutch Development Bank FMO to provide a 'first loss' backstop. Read more: www.crowdfundinsider.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

Kenya-based InsurTech Bismart receives funding from GreenTec

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

Mastercard, Unilever team to launch digital lending for Kenya

On Tuesday, Mastercard announced it was extended its strategic partnership with Unilever to launch a new digital lending platform specifically Read more: www.crowdfundinsider.com

Gates Foundation Accelerator names next four investments

Gates Foundation Accelerator has announced the next four FinTech companies it will invest into. Read more: fintech.global

Fiorano contributes to Kenya’s digital leap with I&M Bank

Fiorano Software announced today that I&M Bank, Kenya has chosen the Fiorano platform to achieve digital transformation to reduce time-to-market while integrating its Finacle, Read more: www.itweb.co.za

SureRemit closes ICO on $10m

Global remittance company SureRemit has closed its ICO on its hard cap, pulling in up to $10m. Read more: fintech.global

Bike credit facility Watu Credit scores $1.5m funding

Kenya-based micro-lending platform Watu Credit has reportedly nabbed $1.5m in a debt financing round from Shinnecock Partners. Read more: fintech.global

Branch International said to raise $2m debt financing

Mobile lender Branch International has reportedly raised $2m in debt financing from Nabo Capital and fund managers. Read more: fintech.global

National Bank of Kenya in core banking system upgrade

National Bank of Kenya says it has upgraded to “the fifth and latest version” of its core banking platform, Fusionbanking Essense, supplied by Finastra (formerly Misys). Read more: www.bankingtech.com