African financial technology startups move beyond payment services

Jake Bright If mobile money was the first phase in the development of digital finance in Africa, the next In “Beyond Payments: The Next Generation of Fintech Startups in Sub-Saharan Africa,” the venture capital firm Village Capital, and their reporting partner, PayPal, tip their hat to M-Pesa and mobile money in Africa, but…

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This Billionaire Has Put Half His Net Worth Into Gold

Egypt’s Sawiris has put half his entire net worth into gold He’s been waiting 10 years for North Korea stakes to pay off meeting with North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un: Don’t bully him, and promise prosperity in exchange for concessions on nuclear. A successful meeting between Kim and South…

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