Traditional Banks Charge Way Too Much Fees, But There Could Be A Solution

The bane of traditional bank charges is not new to many Nigerians and Africans. Aside from the hassle of visiting

Kuda, Nigeria’s First Digital Bank, Secures USD 1.6 Mn In Pre-Seed

Lagos-based fintech startup Kuda has raised USD 1.6 Mn in a pre-seed round. Haresh Aswani, the Managing Director – Africa

After A Successful 10 Years In Egypt, Fintech Pioneer Fawry Is Revving For New Markets

Cairo-based Fawry was founded in 2008, and the company is one of the early risers in Egypt’s fintech space. It

Egypt’s Fintech NowPay Raises USD 600 K From Endure Capital And 500 Startups

Cairo-based fintech startup NowPay has announced the close of its seed round, a USD 600 K venture investment from Silicon


Johannesburg-based Fintech Startup uKheshe Justifies USD 6.5 Mn Valuation With USD 500 K Seed Raise

South African fintech startup uKheshe has raised USD 500 K in seed funding (more than ZAR 7.6 Mn) from FiTech

Cairo-based Fintech Startup Fawry IPOs At A USD 366 Mn Market Cap

On Thursday, Egyptian electronics payment company Fawry listed its shares on the Egyptian Stock Exchange. In what is the first

Cairo-Based “Money-Circling” Startup MoneyFellows Raises USD 1 Mn Pre-Series A

Egyptian fintech startup MoneyFellows has raised more than USD 1 Mn in a Pre-Series A bridge round. The investment was

Fintech Startup Fawry Confirmedly To List Its Shares On The Egyptian Stock Exchange In August

Cairo-based fintech and electronic payments startup Fawry will go public on the Egyptian Stock Exchange on August 8, Enterprise reports. 

Interswitch Tried A Dual IPO Two Years Ago – It’s Second Attempt Is Now Underway

Nigeria’s digital payments startup Interswitch is regarded as the bedrock of the West African country’s financial infrastructure. The fintech firm

London-based Currency Trading And Payments Startup VertoFX Raises USD 2.1 Mn To Expand African Operations

African and emerging markets-concerned currency trading and payment startup VertoFX has raised USD 2.1 Mn in a seed round led

Fawry Is One Of The Three Egyptian Companies Preparing To Go Public This Year – And This IPO Could Be The Largest Since 2015

Fawry, an Egyptian startup that specializes in electronic payments, is reported to be preparing for an Initial Public Offering on

Naspers-Owned Global Fintech Firm PayU Enters Southeast Asia With Red Dot Payment Acquisition

We all know Naspers, the most valuable company in Africa – with a market cap of USD 75.4 Bn. The