Mobile money payments rise on digital banking

The change underlines the rising popularity of the mobile money in transactions where many banks, mobile lenders, savings and credit societies and merchants have also been linking up with the mobile banking services to improve their product offer.


Equity tipped to spend Sh17bn in DRC bank deal

SIB senior associate research analyst Martin Kirimi said given that BCDC is much stronger than ProCredit was at the time of its acquisition, the least amount of money Equity will part with is likely to be twice the net assets of the lender.


Access Bank Reaping Benefits of Merger, Says Afrinvest CEO

The bank’s recorded improved performance in the half year(H1) ended June 30, 2019, as its audited results showed gross earnings of N324.4 billion, indicating a growth of 28 per cent from N253.0 billion in the corresponding period of 2018.


Kenya’s corporate and individual philanthropy has come of age

Seeing the bright young pupils as their names are called out, with their expectant faces looking forward to an education in top-notch global universities, and a rewarding career afterwards when they graduate, is always a memorable sight to behold.


Major banking strike planned for South Africa

All Cosatu-affiliated unions will mobilise to ensure that the Sasbo banking sector strike on 27 September is successful,” said deputy general-secretary Solly Phetoe.