Fintech start-up joins SA’s growing virtual card space
Local fintech start-up SOLmate unveils its virtual card offering, saying it aims to empower customers to shop safely online.
Capitec shrugs off COVID-19 bump, onboards 300 hires
The bank saw significant growth in recent months, buoyed by its digital offerings, which necessitated the need for new hires.
FNB cautions clients on new remote access fraud scam
The bank warns of a new fraud scam that tricks victims into relinquishing control of their devices so that fraudsters can steal money or sensitive information.
Automate complaint management
The primary aims of complaints management are twofold: to assist the customer and to ultimately benefit the business by identifying areas for improvement.
Capitec’s digital strategy prompts lofty full-year returns
The bank says digital channels contributed to a 35% increase in the number of digital transactions, amounting to R1.1 billion.
Capitec-backed Imvelo Ventures invests in bancX expansion
The bancX start-up will use the funding to accelerate the expansion of its experiential cloud-based banking platform globally.
Capitec Bank now also offers virtual card payments
Clients can use the virtual card online like a physical card, but it’s safer as no-one can steal or duplicate it, says Capitec Bank.
South African banks snub social media conversations
In the new Banking Sentiment Index, Nedbank and African Bank emerge as the most responsive, while Discovery Bank is the worst at responding to customer queries.
Capitec clients can buy SA, US stocks from banking app
The EasyEquities feature allows rands to be converted to dollars within the platform and then used for the purchase of US shares.
University of WCape gets R11m data science boost
The varsity enters a multimillion-rand partnership with Imvelo Ventures to empower a new generation of leaders who will transform the business world.
Capitec launches free online financial education platform
The bank wants to empower people to learn helpful money strategies and key financial principles in a simple and engaging way.