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5 Fintech Growth Strategies For 2022

4th July 2022

2022 is far spent already but the good thing is, the second half just started! You can still achieve those goals you set out for your company or yourself this year. If you run a fintech startup or even any startup at all, I am 99.9% sure that achieving growth is one of your goals. … Continue reading 5 Fintech Growth Strategies For 2022

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FinTech TECH

How To Design A FinTech Startup That Attracts Gen Zers

    Gen-Z is the most tech-savvy and internet-driven of all the generations. Aside from being tech-savvy, the members of Gen-Z (those born between 1996 and 2010) have been identified as the social media generation. A study states that 9 out of 10 teenagers are on social media. What more? The rise of TikTok is … Continue reading How To Design A FinTech Startup That Attracts Gen Zers

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FinTech

How To Create A Personalized FinTech Startup

    Personalization is the new technique for growth. It has now become a very pivotal adoption in the financial service industry. A study done by Capco, an international consulting firm, in 2021, reports that 89% of customers point out personalization as a significant component of their relationship with their banks. Read more about Fintech … Continue reading How To Create A Personalized FinTech Startup

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FinTech TECH

Abeg Rebrands To PocketApp To Expand Its Social Commerce Platform

1st July 2022

Abeg is a Nigerian social payments startup and a subsidiary of Piggytech Global limited. The startup announced that it had been granted approval in principle (AIP) from the Central Bank of Nigeria to run as a mobile money operator. This was after it met the specific regulatory requirements. It is now expected to receive the … Continue reading Abeg Rebrands To PocketApp To Expand Its Social Commerce Platform

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FinTech TECH

FinTech: Do We Need More FinTech In Nigeria?

2020 report data from the Enhancing Financial Innovation Access (EFInA), shows that 36% of adults in Nigeria( 38.1 million people) are excluded from financial services. A problem fintech startups generally seek to solve. In Nigeria, fintech startups are dime a dozen. They are about 144 catering to the banked, unbanked and underserved. However, this figure … Continue reading FinTech: Do We Need More FinTech In Nigeria?

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FinTech

Female Fintech Founder: Odunayo Eweninyi (PushCV, FirstCheck, And Piggyvest)

Odunayo Eweniyi is well known in Nigeria as a successful tech start-up expert. She has founded several startups with other techies. These include PushCV, PiggyVest and FirstCheck. She is also popular as a women’s rights defender and the empowerment of girls and women. She helped to raise about$1.1 million in support of the #EndSARS movement … Continue reading Female Fintech Founder: Odunayo Eweninyi (PushCV, FirstCheck, And Piggyvest)

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FinTech TECH

How Robotic Process Automation Is Driving The Evolution Of FinTech

30th June 2022

Competition in Nigeria’s FinTech industry is stiff and growing. Startups and older companies in the space are battling it out for the loyalty of increasingly picky consumers. With the ranks of players in the space swelling, customers have more options and can switch platforms and providers without batting an eyelid. Read more about Fintech FinTechs … Continue reading How Robotic Process Automation Is Driving The Evolution Of FinTech

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FinTech

7 Must Needed Features For BNPL

29th June 2022

    The Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) is a fast-rising sector in the FinTech industry. There are various popular BNPL platforms in Nigeria. They include Spredda, Easybuy, CDcare, The Alternative Mall, Zoomba and so many more. Several BNPL platforms have attracted venture capitalist funding. According to a 2022 report by CISON, the BNPL payment … Continue reading 7 Must Needed Features For BNPL

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FinTech

4 Growth Lessons Nigerian FinTechs Can Learn From PayPal

PayPal is the biggest FinTech in the world. It conducts millions of financial transactions daily. PayPal’s net income amounted to 801 million U.S. dollars in the fourth quarter of 2021, down from over 1 billion U.S. dollars from the previous quarter. However, PayPal has been described as the most valuable FinTech in the world. Read more … Continue reading 4 Growth Lessons Nigerian FinTechs Can Learn From PayPal

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FinTech

5 Efficient Ways To Prevent Fraud In FinTech

  Nowadays, cyber criminals are into FinTech operations. Experts have warned that cybercriminals, especially internet fraudsters, are more likely to be tech-savvy than some professionals. Little wonder this menace has reached an unprecedented level, drawing global attention.  Read more about Fintech Experts have also observed that fraudsters are now in the FinTech industry, even running … Continue reading 5 Efficient Ways To Prevent Fraud In FinTech

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FinTech How To

How To Build A FinTech Startup That Serves Immigrants 

  Globally, there is a recurring problem in the FinTech industry: Reaching out and serving the underserved communities. Most often, FinTech founders believe that the underserved are those in the rural areas, and they believe that those in the urban areas are “over-served.” Although, this is true, a large number of people who are financially … Continue reading How To Build A FinTech Startup That Serves Immigrants 

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FinTech

Best Dollar Virtual Cards

Debit cards and credit cards whether virtual or physical are useful for making payments. However, It is not convenient to use a Nigerian Naira debit or credit card to make payments in dollars. Especially if it’s to pay for the services of international service providers like Amazon, Google, Facebook, Netflix, or Spotify. That is not … Continue reading Best Dollar Virtual Cards

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FinTech TECH

Overwood Capitals Helps Nigerians Invest Safely

28th June 2022

In the past few years, the Nigerian economy has been spiralling downwards. A situation that has left quite a lot of Nigerians dejected. But that is not only the case. When the economy of a country experiences a downturn, it causes a whole lot of other problems like inflation, poverty, unemployment, a high rate of … Continue reading Overwood Capitals Helps Nigerians Invest Safely

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FinTech TECH

Iyinoluwa Aboyeji, The Other Brain Box Behind Flutterwave

Iyinoluwa Aboyeji, is a Nigerian entrepreneur, co-founder and former CEO of Flutterwave. A fintech startup he cofounded in 2016 with Olugbenga Agboola. Read more about Tech Perhaps it is the most successful one among his many startups. Since it has attained the unicorn status with a valuation of $3 billion. Early life Iyinoluwa was born … Continue reading Iyinoluwa Aboyeji, The Other Brain Box Behind Flutterwave

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FinTech

Four Crypto Debit Cards For Payments

In recent years, fiat debit cards have become an acceptable means of payment. With the massive adoption of cryptocurrency, there are now crypto debit cards. Issued by crypto exchanges and payments companies in partnership with Mastercard and visa. Even with the crypto ban in Nigeria, people are still able to buy, sell and trade crypto … Continue reading Four Crypto Debit Cards For Payments

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EDUCATION FinTech

4 Ways the FinTech Industry Can Help Educational Institutions

The FinTech industry is one of the fastest-growing industries innovative-wise. FinTech services have been integrated with other non-financial services. The FinTech industry has been a topic of focus in recent years. Additionally, it has positively impacted most industries in various ways. Read more about Fintech As a matter of fact, some believe that the industry … Continue reading 4 Ways the FinTech Industry Can Help Educational Institutions

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FinTech

What To Do When Crypto Crashes

27th June 2022

Volatile is the word that best describes both bitcoin and cryptocurrency. It means their prices can suddenly rise and fall. For instance, bitcoin fell from $30,500 to about $23,500 within four days this month. Subsequently, it still went down to $20000. In that same period, Ethereum’s price plunged by 31 per cent. The whole crypto … Continue reading What To Do When Crypto Crashes

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FinTech

Thepeer Raises $2.1 Milion Seed Round

The debate on whether Africa needs more fintech has been ongoing for a while now. Considering that it is now over 600 fintech in Africa. Most fintech offers similar services to their customers. Some of which include payments, neo banking, lending, investing and trading. Apart from that, they also have wallets in common. Read more … Continue reading Thepeer Raises $2.1 Milion Seed Round

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FinTech TECH Women Empowerment

How Hervest Pioneers Inclusive Finance For African Women

A significant number of Nigerian women grew up without the mindset of making money and creating wealth. Because they are groomed to be good wives and supporters rather than breadwinners. Often, one would hear that money makes women wayward and they won’t find good husbands. They are also said to be bad with money, foolish … Continue reading How Hervest Pioneers Inclusive Finance For African Women

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FinTech TECH

Money-Saving Apps In Nigeria

23rd June 2022

Saving money is very important. Not only does it help when we run into problems, but it also improves our overall financial situation. And makes it easier for us to grow wealth. To gain financial freedom and the opportunities it brings, we must learn to save. Because when we save, we will be able to make … Continue reading Money-Saving Apps In Nigeria

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Crypto Miner Apps

22nd June 2022

In a previous article on cryptocurrency, I wrote that mining is one of the easiest ways to earn free cryptocurrency. However, mining crypto is not possible without mining software or application. Which leads to the question what is a mining application or software? Read more about Fintech Mining software is a technological tool that uses … Continue reading Crypto Miner Apps

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Spleet Is Enabling Rent Financing For African Landlords And Tenants

Tenants in Nigeria usually pay rent annually. A system that suits landlords but adversely affects tenants. Landlords usually find it easier to collect a one-time yearly payment rather than 12 times monthly. Read more about FinTech To some extent, you can’t fault them because the one-time payment helps them in planning their fiscal year. However, … Continue reading Spleet Is Enabling Rent Financing For African Landlords And Tenants

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FinTech

Fintech In Nigeria: Global Accelerex

20th June 2022

  Global Accelerex Limited is one of the fintech startups to watch out for in 2022. It is the leading provider of electronic payment and business management solutions in Africans, delivering innovative technology solutions securely and reliably to businesses and consumers across channels. Read more about Fintech Founded in Nigeria to provide electronic payment and … Continue reading Fintech In Nigeria: Global Accelerex

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FinTech TECH

How Cloud Technology Is Transforming FinTech

The ongoing FinTech revolution is driven by a number of technologies—Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Robotic Process Automation (RPA), and blockchain, among others. Banks and FinTech startups are leveraging them to improve their products, build new ones, and take financial services to new levels of efficiency and cost-effectiveness. Read more about Fintech Another technology that’s undergirding … Continue reading How Cloud Technology Is Transforming FinTech

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BUSINESS FinTech

How To Render A Customer-Friendly FinTech Service

13th June 2022

  Fintech is constantly evolving, and if you are not catching up, you will be left behind. One of the great ways to catch up is to ensure your customers are well taken care of. To do this, you must render a service that helps you begin and continue your journey with your customers on … Continue reading How To Render A Customer-Friendly FinTech Service

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FinTech

Lidya, The Fastest Way To Access Loans

12th June 2022

Lidya is a  Nigeria-based loan startup that provides small businesses with easy access to credit. Founded in 2016 by Co-Ceo Tunde Kehinde and Co-CEO Ercin Eksin. Its goal is to help business owners access loans and build a credit score through a simple lending process. At this point, one may be tempted to ask what makes Lidya different … Continue reading Lidya, The Fastest Way To Access Loans

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FinTech

Ways To Earn Free Cryptocurrency Online

11th June 2022

Here in Nigeria, We like free things and Free things like us. Besides, who wouldn’t like an opportunity to earn free cryptocurrency? Since cryptocurrency is one of the most trending topics in today’s world. It is possible that one can earn crypto without having to buy them. Read more about Fintech And Several websites offer … Continue reading Ways To Earn Free Cryptocurrency Online

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FinTech Opportunities TECH

Apply For The ARM Labs Lagos Techstars Accelerator Program 2022

If you run an early-stage FinTech or PropTech startup, here’s your chance to get the investment and mentorship your venture needs to scale. Read more about Opportunities The ARM Labs Lagos Tech starts Accelerator is inviting startups in the financial technology and property technology spaces to apply for its program. It will select about 12 … Continue reading Apply For The ARM Labs Lagos Techstars Accelerator Program 2022

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FinTech TECH

RiseVest Makes Dollar Investment Easy For Nigerians

Until recently, most Nigerians earn in naira. So, for a very long time, investing in naira was the only option for people. Regrettably, storing value in naira is no longer profitable. As a result of Inflation and depreciation of the naira. People who earn and invest in naira always lose the value it is supposed to … Continue reading RiseVest Makes Dollar Investment Easy For Nigerians

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FinTech TECH

Chaka Investment Platform

In Nigeria, some platforms offer individuals access to invest in both local and foreign stocks. An example of such a platform is Chaka. Which was Co-founded in January 2019 by Tosin Osibodu (CEO) and Olaolu Ajose (CTO). What is Chaka? Read more about Fintech Chaka is a platform that helps Nigerians access opportunities for borderless … Continue reading Chaka Investment Platform

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