FNB launches mobile bank account

2018-04-19 17:49

FNB launches a mobile bank account called eWallet eXtra.

How revenue will double in Africa by 2020, driven by mobile payments

2017-04-20 07:44

Revenue from transactions involving Africans will double by 2020 as more people on the continent access mobile-payment platforms and expatriates send cash home, says WorldRemit.

Mobile money on the rise in Africa as millions get phones

2016-10-31 11:38

Mobile money on the rise in Africa as millions get phones; 'In effect, this is their bank'

Huge increase in African mobile money transfers

2016-02-24 16:15

A Western Union spokesperson says Kenya's Mpesa mobile phone-based money- transfer service is becoming more sophisticated.

SA ripe for a mobile banking revolution

2015-02-23 12:15

An expert says the rapid adoption of feature phones, smartphones and online technology has positive implications for financial inclusion policies.

Technology brings the bank to poor women

2014-11-19 06:00

New technology is taking the bank to millions of low-income women in a revolution that could help drive economic growth, says an expert.

Mobile money will shake up banks

2014-08-15 11:05

The evolution of mobile money will make banks review their policies and fee structures and become more approachable, an industry expert says.

Bankers see a boom in mobile banking

2014-05-02 19:00

Bankers are not easily excitable but the rate of change in the industry is prompting some to detect a "historic moment".

Kenya, Nigeria champion mobile payments

2014-03-03 18:06

Kenya and Nigeria are the top two countries in Africa to adopt mobile payment technology, according to Standard Bank.


FNB CEO: It's not about the tech, its about hearts and minds

2018-03-07 09:40

FNB CEO Jacques Celliers says that while the bank has shifted its "centre of gravity" to digital banking over the past few years, cutting-edge tech alone cannot retain and grow customers.

Here's how to bank on mobile safely

2017-03-30 07:48

A recent spike in mobile banking viruses has prompted South African banks to alert customers about safety when banking on mobile.

Cashless parking app to replace parking tickets?

2016-04-05 13:30

KaChing, a ticketless parking app, uses licence plate recognition technology to open the boom when users arrive at, and exit, a parking lot.

SA excels in index for financial services, mobile capacity

2015-08-26 09:15

South Africa has been ranked second in an index for its excellent access to and usage of affordable financial services.

Ethiopia brings banking to people through mobile

2015-02-05 16:15

Ethiopian banks and microfinance firms are launching mobile money services to help reach the population that has little access to branches or services.

Battle to find affordable payment system

2014-10-16 20:13

Technology has opened the doors to new ways of POS payments, giving entrepreneurs more options when running a business.

Mobile payment app launced

2014-05-21 16:45

Standard Bank has launched its first mobile payments app that allows consumers to pay for their purchases with their smartphones.

Retailers push into mobile payment market

2014-04-06 16:18

Big retailers are muscling in on the likes of Visa, MasterCard and Google in a fiercely competitive and growing mobile payment market.

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