Ifeanyi Macdonald Ugochukwu

Ifeanyi Macdonald Ugochukwu

Credit Risk Officer | Development economics enthusiast | Entrepreneur

Canada and African Development Bank sign CAD 133 million gender lens Climate Fund for Africa

Canada and African Development Bank sign CAD 133 million gender lens Climate Fund for Africa
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The government of Canada and the African Development Bank last month signed an agreement formalizing the Canada–African Development Bank Climate Fund.

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Indonesia: Pluang, a Savings and Investment App, Raises $20M in Pre-Series B Funding

Indonesia: Pluang, a Savings and Investment App, Raises $20M in Pre-Series B Funding
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Pluang, an Indonesian based fintech, announced it has raised $20 million in pre-Series B funding.

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Payments and Remittance Platform Afriex Raises $1.2M Seed to Scale Across Africa

Payments and Remittance Platform Afriex Raises $1.2M Seed to Scale Across Africa
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Afriex, a YC-backed payments and remittance platform, is raising $1.2 million in seed funding to expand across Africa.

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Tingo International Holding Inc. partners Stanbic IBTC to close the financial inclusion gap in Nigeria

Tingo International Holding Inc. partners Stanbic IBTC to close the financial inclusion gap in Nigeria
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Tingo International Holding Inc. is launching its payment system, Tingo Pay, to the Nigerian public.

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Catalyst Fund Inclusive Fintech Programme is Open for Applications

Catalyst Fund Inclusive Fintech Programme is Open for Applications
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BFA Global's managed Catalyst Fund Inclusive Fintech Programme has opened applications for its latest internship cohort. Deadline is 15th of April, 2021.

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Collapse of Australia's first licensed neobank, Xinja, is a 'successful failure', says Byres

Collapse of Australia's first licensed neobank, Xinja, is a 'successful failure', says Byres
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Australia's banking regulation boss, Wayne Byres, said the demise of Xinja was a 'successful failure' because all deposits were returned.

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Saudi Arabia: Sarie, the recently launched instant payment system by Saudi's Central Bank

Saudi Arabia: Sarie, the recently launched instant payment system by Saudi's Central Bank
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The new IPS allows customers to send and receive low-value local remittances 24 hours a day.

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Apple Pay is now available in South Africa

Apple Pay is now available in South Africa
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Apple Pay is now available in South Africa according to several South African banks customers.

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