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Paynet Group merges with Interswitch Transnational Holding

Kenya’s multi-institutional payments provider, Paynet Group, will merge with Interswitch Transnational Holding. The deal, in which Interswitch will acquire a majority of Paynet while shareholders of the latter group will take up shares in Interswitch, will see one of the largest East-WestAfrican cross-border payment services… 21 more words


Qatar National Bank increases stake in African lender Ecobank

By William Wallis in London (Financial Times)

Qatar National Bank has become the dominant shareholder in pan­African lender Ecobank Transnational after increasing its stake to 23.5 per cent in a sign of growing Gulf appetite for African assets. 533 more words

Financial Services

IMF Mission Starts Discussions with Ghanaian Authorities on Possible Program

Press Release No. 14/424

September 16, 2014

At the request of the Ghanaian authorities, a team from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) will visit Accra on September 16–25 to conduct discussions on a possible IMF-supported program.  62 more words

Financial Services

Understand The Importance Of Fixing Your Bad Credit

Most of the people make mistakes in their financial processes often. Some of them neglect such situations as they do not take them seriously or leave this responsibility on their accountants. 475 more words


Best Practices in Bank Customer Experience Measurement Design

The question was simple enough…  If you owned customer experience measurement for one of your bank clients, what would you do?

Through the years, I developed a point of view of how to best measure the customer experience, and shared it with a number of clients, however, never put it down to writing. 1,013 more words

Retail Banking

California- It's a cool place to live, but it rocks from time to time....

A note to Californians about earthquake insurance:

Image how a normal day for any of us would turn upside down if a major earthquake caused major damage to our home, our community. 369 more words

Home Insurance

Rockfire Capital notes encouraging ONS figures

The second half of 2014 has seen a number of data releases from a variety of sources that reinforce the view that recovery in the UK economy is picking up steam. 353 more words

Liam Kavanagh Rockfire