MFS Africa

InTouch, Global Technology Partners team up to drive financial inclusion

The collaboration bridges the gap between digital payment platforms and card-based transactions, giving InTouch customers access to cross-border transactions.
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MFS Africa crowned ‘Fintech of the Year’

The company received the top accolade at the African Banker Awards, after being recognised for outstanding contributions to Africa’s fintech industry.
Apr 19, 2023

Africa leads world in blockchain funding growth

Last year, African blockchain startups outpaced the rest of the world by raising $474 million, marking a staggering 429% year-on-year increase in funding.
Apr 5, 2023

Access Bank, MFS Africa tie-up to enable Kenya, Nigeria remittances

Through this partnership, MFS Africa will be expanding Access Bank’s instant outbound remittance reach to potentially 400 million mobile wallets.
Mar 31, 2023

African neobank Payday bags $3 million seed round funding

The new capital raised will be deployed to secure operational licensing in the United Kingdom and Canada, while building out operations in the United Kingdom.
Feb 15, 2023

EziPay and MFS Africa time their alliance just right

Companies announce partnership as mobile money continues on growth trajectory across Africa.

Payments tech veteran joins MFS Africa’s GTP

Olaseni Alabede appointed to serve as Global Technology Partners’ new CTO.
Jan 26, 2023

Africa poised to be next global tech hub

Professionals from the ICT and telecommunications industries weigh up continent’s strengths and its challenges.
Nov 16, 2022

African Tech Voices: Regulation and regulatory compliance are critical if Africa is to reap the rewards of interoperability

Regulators can play an important role in providing a regulatory environment which fosters digital payments and interoperability within their domestic markets and across the continent says Patrick Gutmann, Managing Director at MFS Africa.
Oct 13, 2022

MFS Africa invests in AI intuition tech to beef up security

Advanced AI solution from ThetaRay to enable Fintech to effectively detect money laundering and sanctions list violations.
Aug 18, 2022

African Tech Voices: Africa edges closer to Fintech revolution

Dare Okoudjou, Founder and CEO, MFS Africa, outlines why card and mobile money interoperability are critical to empowering African consumers and entrepreneurs.
Jun 15, 2022

MFS Africa targets Africa-China link in US$200m-backed expansion plans

Admaius Capital Partners led the US$100-million extension, resulting in the total amount raised in the series to US$200-million.