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  • Breaking Away from The Mould – Young African Innovators

    Quartz Africa is a famous
    and well-known organization that is focused on ensuring that every upcoming or
    renowned innovator is accounted for. […]

  • Finding Funding in Africa For Entrepreneurs

    Getting started withfunding is the first hurdle that confronts every African entrepreneur. The passion for your idea and business is […]

  • Three African Accelerators Making A Difference

    Rise Cape Town

    Rise is slowly changing the face ofen trepreneurship in Cape Town, South Africa. With a location in every […]

  • Five Remarkable African Tech Startups

    Sokowatch
    Coming out of East Africa, the startup Sokowatch from Kenya is using tech to make business easier. Its main customers […]

  • Types Of African Lending And Finance

    Informal financial markets form the backbone of African economic activity. In addition to these informal structures, nongovernmental organizations have also […]

  • Microfinance In Africa

    For a wannabe small business owner or a family in a poor village in need of a loan, options are […]

  • How Innovation Can Alleviate Poverty in Africa

    According to the International Institute for Communication and Development (IICD), endorsed by the United Nations, innovation and technology can go […]

  • China’s Influence in Africa

    China is Africa’s biggest economic partner, but many countries would like to take its place. Developments like America’s withdrawal from […]

  • Entrepreneurs in Africa to Watch

    Although much of Africa counts as an emerging market, it still has plenty of businesses and people growing rapidly. Almost […]

  • Mobile Banking in Africa

    Africa leads the mobile banking sector worldwide, representing over half of all the mobile money services on the planet. The […]

  • Banking Challenges in Africa

    The World Bank’s president has had many banks sign on to his aim of getting banking services to 1 billion […]

Banking Challenges in Africa

The World Bank’s president has had many banks sign on to his aim of getting banking services to 1 billion more people. The goal of financial inclusion is admirable but there are a number of barriers to its success. The continent has its own unique issues, so what works in other markets don’t always transfer […]