Financial Services

October 3, 2017

World Update: Goldman Sachs exploring bitcoin trading operation

Goldman Sachs is considering the launch of a new trading operation focused on bitcoin and other digital currencies, a company official said. The investment bank’s exploration of a digital […]
October 3, 2017

Nigeria Update: Investors’ recover N14 billion in one month

Equities transactions on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), closed in an upward note at September end, causing investors’ wealth to soar significantly by […]
October 3, 2017

Africa Update: Wafacash and WorldRemmit to offer instant money transfers across Africa

Morocco-based financial services company, Wafacash, has announced that the company is scaling up operations with digital money transfer service WorldRemit to offer instant money transfers across […]
September 25, 2017

World Update: App-based UK bank Starling to raise $54 million investment for global expansion

U.K. fintech start-up Starling Bank – which operates solely on a mobile app – said it plans to raise £40 million ($54 million) from investors to […]