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Joslyn Links
12 Dec 2018
The Solution Space at the UCT Graduate School of Business, in partnership with the MTN Group, hosted the Venture Incubation Programme (VIP) Winter School Demo Day on 29 November. The VIP Winter School cohort comprised six start-ups, operating in diverse sectors. The sold-out event was attended by 120 people, including the Group General Manager for Ecosystem Development at MTN, Eero Tarjanne. The Demo Day is the culmination of a 12-week journey of testing and validating new business models. The ventures are all early-stage startups. Despite their early development stages, the teams participating in the programme...
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Silicon Cape
14 May 2018
African private equity and venture capital deal-making in April were dominated by investments in technology companies, particularly fintech and business-to-business platforms, together with encouraging activity in the agribusiness & food...
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Silicon Cape
14 May 2018
African private equity and venture capital deal-making in April were dominated by investments in technology companies, particularly fintech and business-to-business platforms, together with encouraging activity in the agribusiness & food...
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Silicon Cape
27 Feb 2018
On 22 February 2018, Linum Labs hosted the first Ethereum Meetup in Mauritius in partnership with the Blockchain Launchpad at the African Leadership College. Linum Labs alongside the Blockchain Launchpad,...
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Silicon Cape
27 Feb 2018
On 22 February 2018, Linum Labs hosted the first Ethereum Meetup in Mauritius in partnership with the Blockchain Launchpad at the African Leadership College. Linum Labs alongside the Blockchain Launchpad,...
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Silicon Cape
30 Oct 2017
Cape Town – Monday, 30 October 2017: South Africa has just got its own version of Venmo, one of the US’s most successful payment platforms owned by PayPal that processes $25 billion in...
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Silicon Cape
30 Oct 2017
Cape Town – Monday, 30 October 2017: South Africa has just got its own version of Venmo, one of the US’s most successful payment platforms owned by PayPal that processes $25 billion in...
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Silicon Cape
04 Oct 2017
Fintech startup, ThisIsMe, announces that it has been selected as one of three finalists in the Accenture Innovation Index Awards, for its Fast FICA concept. The company also recently announced that...
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Silicon Cape
04 Oct 2017
Fintech startup, ThisIsMe, announces that it has been selected as one of three finalists in the Accenture Innovation Index Awards, for its Fast FICA concept. The company also recently announced that...
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Silicon Cape
19 Sep 2017
Luno today announced its expansion into 35 new markets across Europe, and R120 million Series B funding round, led by London-based Balderton Capital, one of Europe’s leading venture capital firms. Rand Merchant Investments,...
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Silicon Cape
19 Sep 2017
Fintech startup, ThisIsMe, announced that it has been selected to participate in this year’s Gartner’s Innovation Programme which forms part of the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo.  This is one of the world's most important gatherings of CIOs and senior IT executives which showcases the latest solutions from key technology providers. It runs in Cape Town from tomorrow until Thursday,...
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Silicon Cape
19 Sep 2017
Fintech startup, ThisIsMe, announced that it has been selected to participate in this year’s Gartner’s Innovation Programme which forms part of the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo.  This is one of the world's most important gatherings of CIOs and senior IT executives which showcases the latest solutions from key technology providers. It runs in Cape Town from tomorrow until Thursday,...
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Silicon Cape
19 Sep 2017
Luno today announced its expansion into 35 new markets across Europe, and R120 million Series B funding round, led by London-based Balderton Capital, one of Europe’s leading venture capital firms. Rand Merchant Investments,...
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