Infrastructure Fund targets US$250m to help drive Africa’s digital agenda
Private equity investor Convergence Partners closes third fund of US$120m.
Civil unrest threatens to choke M&A-linked investment in South Africa
Baker McKenzie’s latest analysis of Refinitiv data reflects on the challenge before SA, the positive start to the year for Nigeria and the work that lies ahead for Kenya.
A vision for the future of the insurance sector: Insurance as a Digital Platform
Clearly a massive untapped market presents itself and digital will be the key driver behind most if not all penetration strategies.
MultiChoice refutes claims as it looks to avoid Nigeria crisis
Fallout from a directive issued by the country’s Federal Inland Revenue Service to freeze company’s accounts.
Industry touts blockchain tech as catalyst to lift intra-African trade
Insiders predict intra-African trade could rise 20% to 30% within the next five years with the use of digitisation and blockchain.
Ukheshe Technologies announces JV with ForexPeople
boostXB offers new cross-border end-to-end digital remittance service from SA into Africa.
IT spend in insurance expected to reach US$135bn by 2024
Attributed to the fact that 73% of the financial services industry is projected to maintain or increase IT spending compared to 2020, according to a recent IDC InfoBrief sponsored by Liferay.
Investors look to capitalise on Africa’s increasingly active mobile telecoms
African Infrastructure Investment Managers (AIIM) latest to announce investment in a new cellphone tower management company focused on West Africa.