Ghana’s Float Raises $17m Funding Round To Launch New Financial Products


Jan. 18, 2022, 11:23 a.m.

The founders also say that the new funding will refine their credit and software products to deliver the best experiences for their fast-growing customer base

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Nigerian Fintech Startup Lemonade Finance Set To Introduce Its Payment Offerings Into The Ghanaian Market


Jan. 13, 2022, 3:37 p.m.

This feature will allow its users to create virtual Naira and Dollar cards to complete transactions on local and international websites. Customers will use their cards to pay for global services like Apple Music and its related services, Netflix, Spotify, Amazon, PayPal, and GooglePay.

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How PiggyVest Helped Nigerians Save $585 Million In 2021


Jan. 5, 2022, 12:49 a.m.

Nigeria-based online savings and investment company PiggyVest announced on January 1st, 2022, via its newsletter that it successfully paid out over N242 billion ($585 million) in 2021 to customers

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Flutterwave Appoints Wizkid as Global Brand Ambassador, Launches Send


Dec. 16, 2021, 11:03 a.m.

Flutterwave, Africa’s leading payments technology company, announces Grammy Award-winning international artist Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, popularly known as Wizkid, as its Global Brand Ambassador.

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Bank Of Ghana Embarks On Partnerships With Fintech Players To Strengthen Financial Inclusion


Dec. 15, 2021, 11:09 a.m.

The Governor of the Bank of Ghana, Dr Ernest Addison, aware of partnerships’ relevance, has called for increased partnership between BoG and stakeholders in the fintech space to help accelerate growth.

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Apimetrics And Finextra Launch Open Access Fintech, Open Banking And Crypto API Data Dashboard


Dec. 14, 2021, 2 p.m.

....the industry’s only analytics-driven API performance solution provider - have collaborated to offer the first open-access dashboard that will monitor the real-world performance of fintech, open banking, PSD2 payments and crypto APIs.

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