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Interview: Ama.Zing innovation bridges the diaspora divide

By Ryan Noik 14 September 2018

At its best, technology offers a viable way to answer human problems that need to be solved. That is exactly what the newly introduced Ama.Zing coins do. FULL STORY >

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BetterCompare.co.za insurance comparison portal launches locally

By Ryan Noik 7 September 2018

InsureTech startup BetterCompare.co.za has launched locally, offering users a new way to compare top car insurance rates from different insurers and compare them side-by-side. FULL STORY >

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Africa’s challenger banks set to surge ahead

By Press Release 6 August 2018

The ability of challenger banks in Africa to leapfrog through technology, unencumbered by legacy systems, will cause a banking revolution on the continent, according to Andries Brink, CEO of Andile Group Holdings. FULL STORY >

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Liberty Short Term insurance turns to robot for transformation

By Ryan Noik 19 March 2018

In the digital age, it seems like the old catchphrase “show me the money” has been replaced with “show me your chatbot”. Liberty Short term Insurance provided a sneak peak into its impending chatbot, launching later this... FULL STORY >

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5 disruptive trends expected to shape the African FinTech landscape in 2018

By Opinion 7 March 2018

Pieter Zylstra, regional director for Digital Transformation, Middle East and Africa, Orange Business Services, looks at 5 disruptive trends expected to shape Africa’s fintech industry in the coming months of 2018. FULL STORY >

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Virgin Money makes EFT a thing of the past

By Press Release 28 February 2018

Virgin Money Spot makes sending money between friends as easy as sending a text message, instantly and securely, no matter which bank they’re with. FULL STORY >

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SARB announces establishment of Fintech programme

By Opinion 20 February 2018

By Kerri Crawford, Senior Associate, Norton Rose Fulbright FULL STORY >

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Opinion - The Future of Consumer Banking

By Opinion 1 December 2017

Working with consumer data and advanced technology can be the lifeline to keeping traditional banks viable and relevant in an increasingly mobile and digital marketplace. Intel's Sachin Nagpal explains. FULL STORY >

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Success story for SA fintech company

By Press Release 21 November 2017

Huge growth in the scale of operations is on the cards for Entersekt, a South African fintech success story. FULL STORY >

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KPMG acquires Matchi, global fintech innovation and matchmaking platform

By Press Release 11 May 2017

KPMG has announced the acquisition of Matchi, a leading global fintech innovation and matchmaking platform that connects financial institutions, including banks and insurance companies, with leading-edge financial services... FULL STORY >

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Investec interview – Valuing the personal touch in a digital world

By Ryan Noik 13 April 2017

For a bit of a different perspective on the challenges and opportunities that technology brings to the financial sector, TechSmart Business sat down with Deon Katz, the head of Investec Private Bank. FULL STORY >

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AlphaCode attracts more than 1000 fintech members in a year

By Press Release 17 November 2016

In its first year of existence, Rand Merchant Investment’s (RMI) club for fintech startup entrepreneurs, AlphaCode, has clocked up over a thousand members. FULL STORY >

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Wipro Launches Open Banking API platform

By Press Release 17 November 2016

Wipro Limited, a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, has announced, the launch of its Open Banking API (Application Programming Interface) Platform FULL STORY >

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Khonology grooms future fintech leaders

By Press Release 15 November 2016

Khonology is changing the lives of many young people in South Africa, it has developed an innovative platform that empowers graduates to enter the highly competitive fintech market and successfully land a job at a company. FULL STORY >

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Bright future for entrepreneurship in FinTech

By Press Release 12 September 2016

Khonogy's CEO, Michael Robert, explains why FinTech is the fertile ground where entrepreneurship can flourish. FULL STORY >

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