Kenyan startup M-Shule wins second place at Global Edtech Startup awards

Nairobi-based e-learning startup M-Shule has emerged runner-up at the 2017 Global Edtech Startup Awards (GESA) held in London.

Jan. 24, 2018 Innovation Village

Fintech startup MaTontine wins Seedstars Dakar, a shot at $1-million in funding

Senegalese fintech startup MaTontine was last week crowned winner of Seedstars Dakar, giving it the opportunity to represent the country at the Seedstars Summit in Switzerland next year April.

Sept. 26, 2017 Ventureburn

Uganda’s Numida encourages app usage with access to loans

Last week was a big week for Ugandan fintech startup Numida, as it was declared winner of the Kampala leg of the Seedstars World competition, securing its place at the global final in Switzerland next year where it stands the chance of securing US$50

Aug. 16, 2017 Tom Jackson

QuickCheck Is Using Machine Learning To Offer Loans

QuickCheck, Micro-lending startup has launched an automated online platform to lend loans to customers.

Aug. 14, 2017 Philip

FinChat, a tool that makes messaging apps compliant with banks, is top winner at Seedstars Singapore

In his opening speech at this year’s Seedstars Singapore pitching event, Steve Leonard, Founding CEO of government-backed deep-tech focussed collaboration centre SGInnovate — Seedstars Singapore’s main partner — urged startups not to be clones, deriv

May 25, 2017 Yon Heong Tung

Payit, la startup mexicana que representará al país en el Seedstars Summit en Suiza

La startup mexicana Payit, red social de pagos, ganó la edición para México de Seedstars World y representará al país en el Seedstars Summit en Suiza.

May 20, 2017 WebAdictos

Una 'startup' financiera representará a Colombia en el Seedstars Summit en Suiza

En segundo lugar, quedó la startup ganadora de Open Talent 2014, Bankity. Su iniciativa pretende ofrecer un administrador móvil de gastos que registra automáticamente y en tiempo real gastos electrónicos.

Oct. 17, 2016 Carolina Montaña

A FinTech Startup Akiba emerges as winner of Seedstars Kampala

For the Ugandan leg of the Seedstars World startups competition, Seedstars Kampala, a FinTech startup Akiba has been declared the winner. Akiba is an online saving and investment platform.

Oct. 1, 2016 Milicent Atieno

Rwanda remittance startup Mergims raises $50k from local investor

Rwandan remittance startup Mergims has closed a US$50,000 investment round from a local angel investor, which it will use it begin its expansion into other African countries.

Dec. 4, 2015 Tom Jackson

Pour Salarium, l’administratif doit se gérer en une simple application

La startup philippine propose une plateforme qui gère toute la chaîne de valeur du paiement des collaborateurs depuis un outil unique. Le service vient de remporter le grand prix du concours Seedstars World.

Feb. 5, 2015 Atelier