First Bank unveils digital lab for FinTech collaboration in Yabacon Valley, Lagos

As a platform for the bank to collaborate and advance with the rapidly evolving Financial Technology (FinTech), First Bank of Nigeria limited has unveiled its first digital Lab at “Yabacon Valley,” Yaba, Lagos. The digital lab was born out of a sheer determination to excite users with upcoming products and services while improving their overall […]

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Paylater launches PayVest, to provide investment opportunities for users

Digital loaning platform, Paylater has now launched PayVest. A feature that allows users to invest their money with the company and provides the flexibility, convenience and stability you need, at one of the best interest rates you’ll find available – 15.5%. This interest rate by PayVest is quite large and asides being above the inflation […]

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Payment platform, Payant has processed N1 billion in transaction volume

Payant, a platform that is aimed at making Invoicing, sending and receiving money easy in Nigeria/Africa has reached a milestone. So far in 2018, the FinTech company have processed over N1,000,000,000 (One Billion Naira) in total transaction volume with over 1,600 registered merchants. African merchants are better for using Payant, as it helps them make […]

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Dubai FinTech accelerator for African startups – How to Apply

The Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) in partnership with leading global professional services company Accenture, launched last year, an initiative targeted at the fintech sector. The initiative invites African startups to apply. Called the Fintech Hive at DIFC, it is a Dubai-based programme that wants to bridge the gaps between innovative entrepreneurs and financial industry […]

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Apply to attend Connecticut’s funding event, VentureClash

VentureClash comes as a global $5 million pitch competition that gathers together some of the most promising early-stage companies in Digital Health, Fintech, Insurtech and IoT innovations. Companies operating in any of these sectors will be joined by experts, investors, entrepreneurs, customers and educators and the ones who make it to the Finals, will be […]

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Win up to 1 Million naira at mCash FinTech challenge

Very recently, there have been numerous debates about how fintech startups are gulping a large chunk of investment in the Nigerian ecosystem. Well, the large market available makes it understandable. Here is another testament. In a bid to further drive financial inclusion, the mCash challenge seeks to support this market to explore the solutions that […]

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