Mobile lending app for SMEs registers 80,000 users in 5 months

The Kenya Bankers Association-CBK backed mobile loan app has signed up 80,000 SME's since it piloted in May this year. The Stawi app was officially...

Don’t expect sudden, high interest rates – KCB CEO tells borrowers...

"We have learned our lessons." That's the message that KCB Group CEO and the Chairman of the Kenya Bankers Association Joshua Oigara is telling bank...

Airtel Africa customers to access Mobile Money services through Ecobank’s Pan...

Airtel Africa and Ecobank have signed a partnership that will allow millions of Airtel Money and Ecobank customers across Africa to improve their access...

Cellulant unveils financial services app that works across 8 countries in...

Cellulant has launched a multi-functional, cross-border financial services app that promises to revolutionize payments in Africa. Tingg, an all-in-one, consumer super app includes a wide...

PayPal becomes first foreign firm to get Chinese Payments License

PayPal has become the first foreign firm to get an online payments license in China after buying a 70% stake in Guofubao Information Technology Co (GoPay). In...

HF launches Kenya’s first WhatsApp Banking allowing customers to transact via...

HF has launched the HF WhatsApp banking solution to offer customized mobile banking services to its customers, effectively becoming the first bank in the...

Standard Chartered Kenya to launch mobile loan product and QR Pay

StanChart Kenya has announced it is working on a mobile loan product as part of its strategy of accelerating digital penetration. Speaking during the bank’s...

Standard Chartered Bank voted best Consumer Digital Bank in Kenya

Standard Chartered Bank has been named the Best Consumer Digital Bank in Kenya, 2019 by the financial journal, Global Finance. The bank was, in particular, recognized...

Mobile channels push KCB Group Half Year profit to Sh12.7b

An increase in mobile channel activity for the first half of 2019 coupled with the growth of the loan book has seen KCB Group...

Equity bank disbursed 2M loans in six months; 1.9M through Equitel...

Additionally, the number of Eazzypay transactions grew by 101% from 574,000 to 1.5 million transactions. Equity Group half year results...

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Equity bank disbursed 2M loans in six months; 1.9M through Equitel...

Additionally, the number of Eazzypay transactions grew by 101% from 574,000 to 1.5 million transactions. Equity Group half year results...

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