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Ghana Central Bank Working to Make CBDC Available to Offline Users
Ghana Central Bank Working to Make CBDC Available to Offline Users
Regulation Key to African Fintech Sector Growth — New Study
Regulation Key to African Fintech Sector Growth — New Study
Nigerians Optimistic CBDC Will Improve Payments and Help Promote Cryptocurrencies
Nigerians Optimistic CBDC Will Improve Payments and Help Promote Cryptocurrencies
Nigerian Court Paves Way for CBDC Rollout, Suggests 'Plaintiff May Be Adequately Compensated'
Nigerian Court Paves Way for CBDC Rollout, Suggests 'Plaintiff May Be Adequately Compensated'
Egyptian Banks Set to Launch Multi-Million Dollar Fintech Fund
Egyptian Banks Set to Launch Multi-Million Dollar Fintech Fund
Kenyan Fintech Player: 'Banking the Unbanked' Is the Most Important Use Case for Digital Currencies in Africa
Kenyan Fintech Player: 'Banking the Unbanked' Is the Most Important Use Case for Digital Currencies in Africa
Chipper Cash Extends Peer-to-Peer Money Transfer Service to South Africa
Chipper Cash Extends Peer-to-Peer Money Transfer Service to South Africa
Fintech Firm Centbee Graduates From South African Regulatory Sandbox
Fintech Firm Centbee Graduates From South African Regulatory Sandbox
Zimbabwean Minister Says Cryptocurrency Based Solutions 'Could Lower Charges for Diaspora Remittances'
Zimbabwean Minister Says Cryptocurrency Based Solutions 'Could Lower Charges for Diaspora Remittances'
E-Naira Countdown: Nigerian Experts Question Selection of Bitt Inc as Central Bank's Fintech Partner
E-Naira Countdown: Nigerian Experts Question Selection of Bitt Inc as Central Bank's Fintech Partner
Nigerian Central Bank Reveals CBDC Guidelines, Announces Plan to Launch E-Naira Wallet
Nigerian Central Bank Reveals CBDC Guidelines, Announces Plan to Launch E-Naira Wallet
Bank of Ghana Urged to Resist Developing a CBDC Based on 'Old Traditional Siloed Financial Thinking'
Bank of Ghana Urged to Resist Developing a CBDC Based on 'Old Traditional Siloed Financial Thinking'
Leader of Nigerian Crypto Stakeholders' Body Welcomes the E-Naira — Says It 'Comes With No Magic Wand'
Leader of Nigerian Crypto Stakeholders' Body Welcomes the E-Naira — Says It 'Comes With No Magic Wand'
Central Bank Governor: South Africa's Digital Currency Study Ongoing
Central Bank Governor: South Africa's Digital Currency Study Ongoing
Central Bank of Ireland Governor Talks Crypto, Praises ‘Secure, Decentralized’ Technology
Central Bank of Ireland Governor Talks Crypto, Praises ‘Secure, Decentralized’ Technology
Ghana Vice President Praises Central Bank's CBDC Initiative, Says Digital Currencies Can Boost Intra-African Trade
Ghana Vice President Praises Central Bank's CBDC Initiative, Says Digital Currencies Can Boost Intra-African Trade
Digital Euro to Handle ‘Almost Unlimited’ Payments, Estonian Central Bank Says After Test
Digital Euro to Handle ‘Almost Unlimited’ Payments, Estonian Central Bank Says After Test
Report: Nigeria to Start Piloting Digital Currency in October
Report: Nigeria to Start Piloting Digital Currency in October
French Central Bank Conducts Fifth Experiment on Tunisia CBDC
French Central Bank Conducts Fifth Experiment on Tunisia CBDC
Rwanda-Based NGO Partners With Cardano Foundation to Launch ADA Crypto Charity Platform
Rwanda-Based NGO Partners With Cardano Foundation to Launch ADA Crypto Charity Platform
Bank of Ghana Deputy Governor Says 'Central Bank Digital Currency Is Fiat Money,' Reveals Pilot Phase Will Start September
Bank of Ghana Deputy Governor Says 'Central Bank Digital Currency Is Fiat Money,' Reveals Pilot Phase Will Start September
Africa Fintech Start-up Growth: Nigeria Dominates in 'Big Three' Markets
Africa Fintech Start-up Growth: Nigeria Dominates in 'Big Three' Markets
Report: Fintech's Growing Popularity a Threat to Profitability of Nigerian Banks
Report: Fintech's Growing Popularity a Threat to Profitability of Nigerian Banks
Ukraine’s Monobank to Allow Customers to Trade Bitcoin
Ukraine’s Monobank to Allow Customers to Trade Bitcoin
New Visa Card Allows Bakkt Users to Spend Bitcoin in Stores and Online
New Visa Card Allows Bakkt Users to Spend Bitcoin in Stores and Online
New Bank of America Report Says Digital Currencies 'Could Boost Economic Growth' in Developing Countries
New Bank of America Report Says Digital Currencies 'Could Boost Economic Growth' in Developing Countries
Tanzanian President Wants Central Bank Chiefs to 'Prepare for Cryptocurrency'
Tanzanian President Wants Central Bank Chiefs to 'Prepare for Cryptocurrency'
The CBN Says Nigeria Will Have a Digital Currency Before End of Year
The CBN Says Nigeria Will Have a Digital Currency Before End of Year
‘All Banks Go Fintech’: Hong Kong Unveils ‘Fintech 2025’ Strategy
‘All Banks Go Fintech’: Hong Kong Unveils ‘Fintech 2025’ Strategy
Crypto Payments App Bottlepay Is Now Available Across Europe
Crypto Payments App Bottlepay Is Now Available Across Europe
Members of East Africa Community Explore Potential Use of CBDC for Alternative Regional Payment System
Members of East Africa Community Explore Potential Use of CBDC for Alternative Regional Payment System
African Fintech Start-up Chipper Cash Raises $100 Million — CEO Says No Crypto Services for Nigeria
African Fintech Start-up Chipper Cash Raises $100 Million — CEO Says No Crypto Services for Nigeria
Mastercard Payment Index: More Consumers in Three African Countries Plan to Use Crypto Based Payment Methods
Mastercard Payment Index: More Consumers in Three African Countries Plan to Use Crypto Based Payment Methods
Fintechs Invited to Work on Georgia’s Central Bank Digital Currency
Fintechs Invited to Work on Georgia’s Central Bank Digital Currency
Swiss SEBA Bank Dives Into Defi Expanding Its Offering With 3 Tokens
Swiss SEBA Bank Dives Into Defi Expanding Its Offering With 3 Tokens
South African Crypto Platform Revix Raises $4.1 Million
South African Crypto Platform Revix Raises $4.1 Million
Kenyan Fintech Startup to Use Stablecoins to Transfer Universal Basic Income Payments to African Refugees
Kenyan Fintech Startup to Use Stablecoins to Transfer Universal Basic Income Payments to African Refugees
Report: Covid-19 Caused 50% of Adults Aged Between 35 and 44 to Embrace Cryptocurrencies
Report: Covid-19 Caused 50% of Adults Aged Between 35 and 44 to Embrace Cryptocurrencies
Ripple to Dispose Stake in Moneygram Shortly After Announcing End of a Business Relationship
Ripple to Dispose Stake in Moneygram Shortly After Announcing End of a Business Relationship
Dubai Government Licensing Entity Now Accepts Bitcoin for Payments
Dubai Government Licensing Entity Now Accepts Bitcoin for Payments
Paypal Launches Business Unit Dedicated To Cryptocurrency
Paypal Launches Business Unit Dedicated To Cryptocurrency
Visa CEO Says Payments Giant Set to Introduce Cryptocurrency Trading on Its Network
Visa CEO Says Payments Giant Set to Introduce Cryptocurrency Trading on Its Network
Anchorage Obtains Federal License to Operate as Crypto Bank
Anchorage Obtains Federal License to Operate as Crypto Bank
Microstrategy's BTC Holdings More Than Double in Value to $2.4 Billion Four Months Later
Microstrategy's BTC Holdings More Than Double in Value to $2.4 Billion Four Months Later
American Express' Venture Arm Invests in a Cryptocurrency Trading Platform
American Express' Venture Arm Invests in a Cryptocurrency Trading Platform
New Law in Germany Embraces All-Electronic and Blockchain Crypto Securities
New Law in Germany Embraces All-Electronic and Blockchain Crypto Securities
Paypal's Stock Soars to All Time High as Demand for BTC on the Platform Now More Than Supply of New Coins
Paypal's Stock Soars to All Time High as Demand for BTC on the Platform Now More Than Supply of New Coins
Thailand’s Largest Bank Snubs Ripple – Selects Stellar-based Blockchain for Cross Border Remittances
Thailand’s Largest Bank Snubs Ripple – Selects Stellar-based Blockchain for Cross Border Remittances
Report: Cryptos Set for Massive Adoption in the US as More Americans Embrace Digital Alternatives to the Dollar
Report: Cryptos Set for Massive Adoption in the US as More Americans Embrace Digital Alternatives to the Dollar
Testnet of Facebook's Much Vaunted Stablecoin Only Executes 6 Transactions per Second
Testnet of Facebook's Much Vaunted Stablecoin Only Executes 6 Transactions per Second