Micro-finance banking software developer Oradian has closed funding from Goodwell Investments, just days after its previous equity round.
BitPesa, a blockchain payments platform for Africa and Europe, has purchased TransferZero, an international, online money transfer platform.
Global venture firm Partech has launched a new fund targeting investments in Africa.
Mobile financial services provider Jumo has received a $6m debt instrument from Finland-based Finnfund, as part of a credit round.
The Bahrain Economic Development Board and FinTech Consortium have launched Bahrain FinTech Bay, a FinTech hub dedicated to the Middle East and Africa.
Zazu is looking to raise ?150,000 through an equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs, as it prepares to launch its new digital-only bank in Africa.
Mobile lender Branch International has reportedly raised $2m in debt financing from Nabo Capital and fund managers.
Investments to the Blockchain & Cryptocurrencies sector made a strong start to the year with 72% of last yearsâ€™ total funding already committed.Â Total investment...