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Interswitch Engages JPMorgan, Citi Group, Others for 2019 IPO Listing

Interswitch Engages JPMorgan, Citi Group, Others for 2019 IPO Listing

Nigeria-based payments company, Interswitch, has engaged professional advisers to help revive its plans for a stock-market listing in London and Lagos later in 2019. In a report by Bloomberg, Citigroup Inc, Standard Bank Group Ltd and JPMorgan Chase & Co., are amongst the firms working on the initial public offering […]

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Paylater Carbon

[Interview]: Paylater CEO, Chijioke Dozie Talks About Company Rebrand Into Carbon

Earlier this year, Nigeria fintech company, Paylater, rebranded to Carbon, to reflect its intentions to expand to Ghana and go beyond that of a consumer credit company, to transition to a “fully-fledged digital financial services platform”, offering bill payments, fund transfers and savings products, in addition to loans. Speaking at […]

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Tade Thompson

British-Nigerian Author Tade Thompson Wins UK’s Most Prestigious Prize for Science Fiction

Tade Thompson wins the Arthur C Clarke award for science fiction novels Tade Thompson competed with 124 other novels, the largest number ever submitted for the award, according to The Guardian. Only 7% of the 125 novels examined for the prize came from people of color. His novel was eventually […]

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