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

Black-Founded SA Startups To Get Half of ZAR 130 Mn 4Di Capital Fund III

South African startups with at least one black founder are set to benefit from half of ZAR 130 Bn unveiled

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

Naspers Foundry Fund Makes First Investment Of USD 2 Mn In SA’s Startup SweepSouth

Cape Town-based Naspers’s Foundry investment fund has today made known its first USD 2 Mn investment in a South African


South Africa’s Neo Hutiri Bags USD 32 K Africa Prize At The Royal Academy Of Engineering

Neo Hutiri, a 31-years old engineer has flown his country’s flag high after emerging the first South African winner of

Vodacom Agrees To Buy Majority Stake In S.A’s IoT.nxt

Vodacom Group has announced that they have reached an agreement to purchase a majority stake in South Africa’s internet of

South African Bitcoin Startup Centbee Raises USD 1.3 Mn In Series A Round

Johannesburg-based Bitcoin wallet and merchant payment company Centbee has made known the closure of its Series A round worth USD

A Troubled Childhood, A Wrongful Murder Charge, And A Ghastly Accident – How’s This South African Still Winning?

It was a tough route to business for Bheki Kunene who knew privations for most of his childhood while growing

SA Insurtech Startup InvestSure Raises USD 680K In Series A

Johannesburg based insurtech startup InvestSure has raised an aggregate amount of USD 680K. The funding was raised from Hannover Re

Sasfin Acquires a Strategic Stake in South African Digital Lending Startup Payabill

Johannesburg based Digital Lending Startup Payabill has received an undisclosed amount of funds from Sasfin, a Private Equity Fund based

SA Fintech Startup JUMO Bags Additional USD 12.5 Mn To Fund Asia Expansion

In what has largely been an eventful year for the company, South African fintech startup, JUMO, has roped in yet

South African Insurtech Startup Simply Raises Investment From Yellowwoods

Simply Financial Services; a South African insurtech startup that is looking to disrupt the life insurance mass-market in the country,