With forecasts of rising commodity prices, investors must now bear in mind that we are moving towards a sellers' market
Miguel Damião Gago 23 hours ago
Not so long ago, people would have scoffed at the notion that the UK would be pulling out of the EU or that Donald Trump would be sitting in the Oval Office
Nicci Botha 19 hours ago
Youtap has launched a QR code solution and smartphone apps for mobile money services in Africa and Asia
HONG KONG - It's 2050 and the world revolves around you
Last week was a big week for Ugandan fintech startup Numida, as it was declared winner of the Kampala leg of the Seedstars World competition
Tom Jackson 18 Aug 2017
Accessing credit has long been a major hurdle for small-scale farmers in Africa, who produce some 70 percent of the continent's food
Robert Kibet 16 Aug 2017
It is clear that technology is changing the landscape of financial services in rural Africa, says KPMG
At the Seedstars Uganda finals, Numida was selected as the top startup in the region
Jamii Bora Bank (JBBL), a Kenyan SME lender, has launched an integrated digital banking system to enable its customers to conduct business online
What's your next? As an entrepreneurial, ambitious woman, the best place to answer that question is at the must-attend event this Women's Month: the 2017 Standard Bank Top Women Conference
Topco Media 25 Jul 2017
Insurance customers have new expectations, thanks to digitalisation.
Nefrids Africa has won the Tanzania round of Seedstars World and will represent Tanzania at the Seedstars Summit in Switzerland to compete for up to $1m in equity investments and other prizes
Mahindra Comviva and Econet Wireless Zimbabwe win The RemTECH Award in the ‘Visionary Game Changer' category
MAPUTO - Mozambique must fill in "critical information gaps" over $2bn of secret government loans, the International Monetary Fund said
Grant Thornton has quantified the significant economic benefits of the Africa Hotel Investment Forum to host countries. Hosting an AHIF event is of direct benefit to the local economy, with an estimated worth of over $4bn
Barclays Bank of Kenya (BBK) is closing seven of its branches in the country
Kennedy Kangethe 12 Jul 2017
There's huge potential for home-grown peer-to-peer (P2P) lending platforms, according to a recently released report on alternative financing vehicles
SYDNEY - Australia is set to regulate virtual currency exchanges such as Bitcoin and strengthen the powers of its financial intelligence agency Austrac as it cracks down on money laundering and terrorism financing.
Capital & Regional, the retail fund listed in the UK and SA, grew its interim dividend 6.8% in the six months to June, thanks to a strong performance from its shopping centres.
Alistair Anderson 14 Aug 2017
Every year there are more and more ways to earn money online. But, despite this diversity, the majority of people still cannot start earning income on the internet. Why? The fact is that almost all ways to make money on the internet require significant personal investments: spending on advertising, or buying goods, if with internet stores, etc.
Monetary Library 11 Aug 2017
Jay L. Zagorsky 4 Aug 2017
THESSALONIKI - Greek police said they had arrested a 38-year-old Russian sought by US authorities for allegedly helping criminals launder billions of dollars using bitcoin.