Digital Lending Platforms: Why We Need Them And How They Enhance Our Economic Growth

Much has been said about online lending platforms and their effect on consumers. Clearly, some of the concerns expressed are

KCB Loses 240 Employees in 6 Months, CEO Warns Of Lesser Jobs In The Sector

Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) Group recorded a loss of approximately 240 employees in six months in what the CEO has

Branch Raises Shs 500 Mn To Boost Local Lending in Kenya

As part of its plans to boost its portfolio in Kenya, Branch has raised Shs 500 mn to increase its

S.A’s Digital Financing Startup Lulalend Secures USD 6.5 Mn Series A To Narrow SME Funding Gap

Cape Town-based SME digital lending startup, Lulalend, has announced the conclusion of a USD 6.5 Mn Series A, raised in


Irish Fintech Umba Secures Funding To Lend USD 1 Mn To Africa’s Emerging Markets

Irish fintech startup Umba has raised an undisclosed amount of funding to give micro-loans to emerging markets in Africa. The