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13 Oct
Despite the worth of Nigeria Exchange Limited (NGX), estimated to be in excess of N20 trillion, financial technology (Fintech) firms are looking beyond the shores of Nigeria...
8 Oct
Mr Mustapha Haruna, Director, Banking Supervision Department, CBN, has said that the apex bank would continue to monitor FinTech companies in Nigeria, as an important sector in its operations.
20 Aug
To create harmonious relationships in the financial technology space, there is a need for clarity of regulations from the regulators to the players in the sector, especially Fintechs.
10 Mar
The partnership of the telecommunications sector, financial technology companies (Fintechs) and banks, if well leveraged, can drive Nigeria’s cashless economy programme.
24 Jun 2020
With support and investments, Financial Technology (Fintech) companies in Nigeria can be instrumental to bridging identity management and financial inclusion gaps.
20 Apr 2020
Financial Technology companies are currently pushing insurance schemes for millions of West Africans, especially in Nigeria.
30 Aug 2019
Worried by the rise in fraudulent activities, targeted especially at financial institutions, experts have charged the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to uphold basic recommended cybersecurity standards and ensure compliance.
1 Aug 2019
Over the last 12 to 18 months, Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) has emerged one of the fastest growing financial technology (Fintech) hubs in the world...
16 Jul 2019
The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), is currently investigating some Nigerian banks, financial technology companies (Fintechs), and telecommunications companies (telcos) for alleged breach of data privacy rights.
26 Apr 2019
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), has stressed that financial technology companies (Fintechs) are germane in accelerating financial inclusion in Nigeria, but this must be done without eroding public confidence in the system.    CBN added that consumer protection is key to developing a sustainable Fintech ecosystem, while introducing new service models to Nigerians.    …
24 Oct 2018
First Bank of Nigeria (FBN) wants financial institutions to optimise technology disruption for accountability, efficiency and drive competitive edge in the market.
19 Sep 2018
In a highly innovative financial services sector, the cooperation between perceived competitors will continue to be a huge driver of profitability, efficiency and sustainability.


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