Former SAP executive readies to roll with Check Point in Africa

Checking out
Africa's security

Former SAP exec to lead Check Point Africa.

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EcoCash mobilises bureau de change services

EcoCash mobilises bureau de change service

Foreign currency component linked to mobile transfer platform.

Africa is last growth frontier for FinTech companies

Africa is last growth frontier for FinTech companies

Sub-Saharan Africa will become a flagship for mobile disruption by 2025.

Kenya mulls over ICOs for citizens

Kenya mulls over ICOs for citizens

Local taskforce recommends development of digital asset framework to enable citizens to raise funds via ICOs.

Mobile penetration, agent networks driving Sub-Saharan remittance sector

Mobile penetration, agent networks driving Sub-Saharan remittance sector

Mobile transfer company Mukuru reflects on growth within the sector and increasing popularity of formal channels.

Kenya's Central Bank looks to rein in mobile money lenders

Kenya's Central Bank looks to rein in mobile money lenders

Authorities concerned over risk of money laundering and financial support for terrorism.

United Africa Blockchain Association announces training target

United Africa Blockchain Association announces training target

Organisation plans start-up bootcamps, hackathons ahead of anticipated surge in blockchain and crypto-related activities across the continent.

Ethereum-based platform eyes increased connectivity in West Africa

Ethereum-based platform eyes increased connectivity in West Africa

Cajutel looks to combine high-speed broadband service with crypto exchange offering.

Zimbabwe looks to tax mobile money transfer agencies

Zimbabwe looks to tax mobile money transfer agencies

Government says cash-in cash-out facility being used to conduct illegal foreign currency deals.

SA crypto traders can buy Ethereum with Rands via Luno exchange

SA crypto traders can buy Ethereum with Rands via Luno exchange

Pairing introduced in response to market demand, according to cryptocurrency company's GM.

Why Kenyan start-ups can bank on ICOs

Why Kenyan start-ups can bank on ICOs

Blockchain experts believe it is a credible path to more easily accessed funding.

Zimbabwe banks develop new payment platform as Paynet dispute continues

Zimbabwe banks develop new payment platform as Paynet dispute continues

Platform expected to go live by end of July 2019.