FinTech News

FinTech News

Build Ghana’s financial resilience through FinTech — Expert

The rise in cost of living and economic instability across the world over the past few years has contributed to uneasiness in the financial lives of many people and businesses. In Ghana, the unstable currency …

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FinTech News

Africa Rising: How Fintech CEOs Can Navigate Global Fintech Landscape

The Africa Fintech Festival CEO breakfast session resonated deeply with the festival’s broader theme of innovation and collaboration. At the CEO breakfast held on the sidelines of the Africa Fintech Festival, fintech leaders converged to …

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FinTech Services

Central Bank of Kenya to issue payment licences to Fintech Startups

The Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) plans to issue payment licences to fintech startups soon, an important softening of an earlier stance that will open up East Africa’s largest payments market. Flutterwave and Chipper Cash …

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Emerging Tech

Blockchain

Tether Invests in XREX Group to Drive Financial Inclusion in Emerging Markets

Tether, the largest company in the digital asset industry, has announced a strategic investment of $18.75M in XREX Group, a fully regulated, blockchain-enabled financial institution. This collaboration aims to drive innovation in the digital asset …

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Blockchain

SPPG embraces Innovative Blockchain-based Certificate Verification System

The School of Politics, Policy, and Governance (SPPG), an unconventional school designed to attract, develop and produce a new generation of political leaders has announced the implementation of a cutting-edge blockchain-based certificate verification system. The …

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Blockchain

India curbs Academic Fraud, reshapes Education Sector with Blockchain

As India embraces blockchain technology to boost efficiency in various industries, the education sector has emerged as one of the early adopters, reshaping academic data management and offering a paradigm shift in security, transparency, and …

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Opportunities and Events

Opportunities

Applications open for 7th Ecobank Fintech Challenge

The pan-African Ecobank Group has opened applications for the seventh edition of its Fintech Challenge, with US$50,000 in prize money up for grabs. Ecobank is a leading independent pan-African banking group that serves over 32 …

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Events

African Tech Ventures Unlocking UK Capital Markets and Exits

Thursday, 23 May 2024: Africa Tech Summit London returns for its eighth edition on June 7th, at London Stock Exchange (LSE), to drive investment and capital, while boosting business and connections between African and European …

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Insights

Cryptocurrency

Binance to restrict Unauthorized Stablecoins in the EU

Binance, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange by trading volume, announced it will soon restrict availability in the European Union to stablecoins that are considered “unregulated” by the EU. In a statement, Binance said the rules …

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Cryptocurrency

Mastercard Crypto Credential goes live with first P2P pilot Transactions

Crypto exchange users in Latin America and Europe will be able to send and receive crypto using their Mastercard Crypto Credential aliases, instead of the typically long and complex blockchain addresses. Live transaction capabilities are …

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Digital Currency

Hong Kong to reportedly test Retail Digital Currency for Mortgage Pricing

Hong Kong is set to start another trial with retail e-HKD, this time for pricing and distributing mortgages. The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) is gearing up to initiate another round of testing of its …

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Learning

Weekly Insights

EMERGING TECH TRENDS – ETT June 1, 2024 : Insights into technologies shaping the future 

Curated by www.knowledgeinnovations.com – Your authoritative knowledge source  mapping FinTech, Innovations, Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, Big Data, Machine Learning Subscribe to ETT  June 1, 2024 Welcome to Emerging Tech Trends (ETT), focusing on technologies shaping the …

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Weekly Insights

EMERGING TECH TRENDS – ETT May 11, 2024 : Insights into technologies shaping the future

Curated by www.knowledgeinnovations.com – Your authoritative knowledge source mapping FinTech, Innovations, Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, Big Data, Machine Learning Subscribe to ETT  May 11, 2024 Welcome to Emerging Tech Trends (ETT), focusing on technologies shaping the …

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