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Nigerian Fintech Raises US $4.5 Million

Over the past decade, Africa has seen an explosion in fintech applications and for the country of Nigeria, the growth rate has been immaculate. The major roadblock for many of these startup’s is the difficulty in accessing real-time banking data. This, in turn, creates a bottleneck when onboarding and verifying customers. One area that has …

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Fintech Startup Zeta Close to Unicorn Status

The coronavirus pandemic has added fuel to the already burning global fintech fire, as contactless mobile banking has become increasingly desirable. The industry has shown that bright fintech ideas can arise from nearly every corner of the world. The pandemic may have shown us a negative to having such an interconnected world, since the virus …

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Nigerian Fintech Startup Appzone Raises €8 Million

The global fintech sector has given opportunities to innovators from all around the world to generate new ideas and inventions based on circumstance. Africa is one of the world’s current fintech hotspots, especially countries such as Nigeria and Kenya, where innovations come from needs that wouldn’t be possible anywhere else. For example, the M-pesa money …

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Nigerian Fintech Bankly Revolutionizes Nation

Fintech is creating a worldwide movement of digitizing the way we handle money, whether that’s with cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and ethereum, or how we make transactions with companies such as PayPal, Venmo, and Cash App. Fintech has been especially exciting to see in many African countries, where the need for modern technological amenities such as …

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