Godwin Emefiele, Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria

Microfinance Banks Loans to MSMEs Hit N214Bn — CBN

Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Friday said that total credit granted by Microfinance banks to Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) has hit N214.32 billion as at

Global Digital Payments to Reach $3.6tn in 2017

Global digital payments will reach $3.6 trillion this year, according to a Juniper Research report titled "Strategies for Payment Providers: Opportunities, Risks &

ATM Users Around the World Dislike ATM Fees - Survey

A global online poll conducted on the eve of the ATM's 50th anniversary has found that consumers in all countries expressed annoyance over ATM fees. It also found

Nigeria Marches into Q3 with A Mission to Stabilize

Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst at FXTM writes: It’s quite interesting how, despite several months of disappointing domestic data and ongoing recessionary woes, Nigeria

Etisalat Powers Access to Instant Loans with KwikCash

Etisalat, in partnership with Support Microfinance Bank have simplified access to loans through the launch of its new service, KwikCash. The service, which is currently

Paga Achieves Global Ranking on 2017 Fintech 250 List

 Paga, Nigeria’s leading Payments and Digital Financial Services Company has been named by CB Insights to the prestigious Fintech 250, a select group of emerging private

Secure Mobile Banking apps Set to Deliver Broader Range of Services

 Banking apps on mobile phones, which use sophisticated security and authentication technology, are starting to offer a wider set of online transactional services to

SEC Says Investors Will Forfeit Multiple Subscriptions to Public Offers

Investors in the Nigerian capital market with multiple subscriptions for the same company’s public offers may forfeit their investment, the Securities and Exchange

AfDB Seeks MSMEs Lending in Africa to be Increased to $135Bn

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has called on financial credit providers to increase lending to Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in Africa to 135 billion

FinTech: Mastercard Start Path Programme Applications Open Till August

As Mastercard announces the latest wave of start-ups joining its global Start Path programme at Money20/20 Europe in Copenhagen today, the company is simultaneously