White paper finds that fintech companies have tied up with banks, mobile network operators (MNOs), and other stakeholders to develop wide-ranging solutions for consumers, micro and small merchants Study further found that regulators across multiple African countries have adopted a collaborative approach to enable the introduction of new solutions by fintech companies  Pan Africa; 26 …
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SMEs say digitalization is essential to staying competitive in a transformed business and economic environment White paper follows release of Mastercard MEA SME Confidence Index 2021 Market insights for the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Nigeria, Kenya, Ivory Coast and South Africa reveal a blend of diverging perspectives and widespread agreement on key benefits of a …
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  81% of SMEs in Nigeria are optimistic about the next 12 months compared to a regional Sub-Saharan average of 74% SME Confidence Index Research identified key areas with the greatest potential for growth with 1 in 2 SMEs projecting an increase in revenues in the next 12 months JUNE 28, 2021 | Lagos, Nigeria …
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  In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, six in 10 SMMEs in South Africa anticipate growth and are proactively planning for the future Upskilling staff for the future, access to data, analytics and insights, and digitising business operations offer highest growth potential for SMMEs  JUNE 28, 2021| Johannesburg, South Africa – As the COVID-19 …
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Mastercard partners with Telda to launch Egypt’s first of its kind payment app.