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DeFi & Stablecoins: Africa's new savings vehicle

Africa is the most worthy market for mainstream adoption of decentralised finance. Why? I could go on and on about the underbanked, underserved populations and ...

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Gamification isn’t always the easy path to engaging products

There have always been everyday tasks that seem complex, boring or too disinteresting for us to give them our full attention. Whether that’s as simple as ironin...

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Design drill down #1

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Four fundamentals for building trust in digital

Whilst trust in financial services has increased by 8% in the last 10 years globally, trust in the technology industry has dropped by 6% in the last year alone....

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Article — Payments

5 Insights from Under The Hood

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Article — Retail banking

Lending in Africa: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

I’d like to start this by stating that Africa is not a monolith and for the purpose of this post, I’ll be zeroing in on the East and West African markets. This...

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Article — Insurance

Embedded insurance: “We’ve only scratched the surface of what can be achieved”

While the concept of embedded insurance is not new, Hiscox’s Alex Wheal says changes to data sharing mean the opportunities could be boundless.

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Article — Payments

Senior people need to understand technology

It's a truism that the hardest job in engineering is that of 'Tech Lead'. You're the person who's not only writing code, but simultaneously leading a small grou...

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Article — Business banking

Tech debt in banking, how did we get here?

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