Ugochukwu Nwaghodoh, group CFO of United Bank for Africa, speaks with Global Finance about how the continent’s youthful populations have rapidly embraced digital technology, and the vast market opportunities that remain.
Maria Ramos, chief executive of Barclays Africa (Absa), wants to tap into Africa’s tech savviness to get ahead of the digital wave that is breaking across the continent.
Sim Tshabalala, group CEO of Standard Bank, explains how Africa’s biggest bank is using its new digital capabilities to better understand its clients.
The IMF is increasingly worried about Africa's debt levels.
Michael Jordaan, co-founder and chairman of Bank Zero, and his team are working around the clock to launch their digital-only bank, which will provide competitive fees and savings rates for consumers.
Ivory Coast has the fifth highest percentage of adults with mobile money accounts in the world.
While economic growth in Mali shows promise, escalating violence is scaring off foreign investors.
Serious problems detract from Algeria’s foreign direct investment appeal, although the government is making efforts to improve.