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Chipper Cash funding

African Payment Startup Chipper Cash Raises $13.8M Series A Funding

African fintech startup Chipper Cash has closed a $13.8 million Series A funding round led by Deciens Capital. It’s been two years since its establishment and Chipper Cash has raised $22 million on total capital, providing mobile-based, fee-free P2P payment services in seven countries: Ghana, Uganda, Nigeria, Tanzania, Rwanda, South […]

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Planet42 funding

SA Fintech Startup Planet42 Raises $2.4m to Increase Access to Mobility

The South African Fintech startup Planet42, which offers its underbanked clientele, easy access to a personal car, has raised US$ 2.4 million in funding to help it continue to scale. The US$ 2.4 million seed round was led by Change Ventures, with private sponsors including Martin Villig of Bolt, Ragnar […]

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Futuregrowth lifecheq

Futuregrowth Invests in SA Personal Finance Startup LifeCheq

Futuregrowth Asset Management has invested in LifeCheq, a South African startup that provides digitised holistic personal finance. LifeCheq provides expert advice for professionals and entrepreneurs who are currently not underserved by the traditional financial advice industry. The investment was made last month, through the Futuregrowth Development Equity Fund (DEF), Futuregrowth […]

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