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These startups are locating in SF and Africa to win in global fintech – TechCrunch

To become a global fintech player, locate your company in San Francisco and Africa. That’s the approach of payments company…

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XPRIZE names two grand prize winners in $15 million Global Learning Challenge – TechCrunch

XPRIZE, the non-profit organization developing and managing competitions to find solutions to social challenges, has named two grand prize winners…

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Jumia’s IPO, DHL launches Africa e-Shop, Cathay’s $168M VC fund, ConnectMed acquired – TechCrunch

The biggest news in a month of weighty African headlines was Jumia listing on the New York Stock Exchange. After…

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Drone delivery startup Zipline launches UAV medical program in Ghana – TechCrunch

Zipline, the San Francisco-based UAV manufacturer and logistics services provider, has launched a program in Ghana today for drone delivery…

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Partnering with Visa, emerging market lender Branch International raises $170 million – TechCrunch

The San Francisco-based startup Branch International, which makes small personal loans in emerging markets, has raised $170 million and announced a…

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Jumia files for IPO, OneFi acquires Amplify, FlexClub expands in Mexico – TechCrunch

Less than a decade ago IPOs, acquisitions, and global expansion by African startups were more possibility than reality. March saw…

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Nigerian fintech startup OneFi acquires payment company Amplify – TechCrunch

Lagos based online lending startup OneFi is buying Nigerian payment solutions company Amplify for an undisclosed amount. OneFi will take…

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Kenya’s BRCK acquires EveryLayer, Nigeria’s TeamApt eyes global expansion – TechCrunch

Kenyan  communications hardware company BRCK acquired the assets of Nairobi based internet provider Surf and its U.S. parent EveryLayer in a purchase deal of an…