Banks must partner with fintechs to accelerate the transformation of digital banking

During a webinar hosted by TagPay and moderated by Omar Ben Yedder of African Banker, Yves Eonnet (TagPay), Djiba Diallo (Ecobank Transnational), Obinna Ukwuani (Bank...

JPMorgan acquires UK investments firm to support bank’s fintech venture

American banking giant JPMorgan Chase has acquired UK-based online investment management firm Nutmeg at an undisclosed fee. In a statement, Nutmeg acknowledged that the deal supports JPMorgan’s...

Challenger bank Fortú raises $5M, lands in Miami with sights set on hispanic market

Digital bank Fortú has raised $5 million in a seed round led by Peter Thiel-backed New York VC Valar Ventures. Fortú, which was founded last...