This week on Finovate Global, we feature an extended conversation with Paga founder and CEO Tayo Oviosu. Serving more than 21 million unique users in Africa, Paga is a payments and financial services ecosystem that makes it easy for people to request, ...
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01/29/2023

By David Pennon 2023/01/27 16:59 -0500

This week on Finovate Global, we feature an extended conversation with Paga founder and CEO Tayo Oviosu.

Serving more than 21 million unique users in Africa, Paga is a payments and financial services ecosystem that makes it easy for people to request, send, and receive money; pay bills; get remittances and more. Founded in 2009, Paga is Nigeria's leading mobile money company.

We caught up with Tayo Oviosu to discuss the current state of fintech in Nigeria and in sub-Saharan Africa, in...

By Julie Muhn (@julieschicktanz)on 2023/01/27 16:29 -0500

  • OneSpan is acquiring blockchain-based document storage company ProvenDB.
  • The purchase will help OneSpan add document storage to its existing product offerings.
  • Terms of the agreement, which is expected to close this quarter, were not disclosed.

Digital agreements security company OneSpan agreed to acquire blockchain-based document storage company ProvenDB. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Headquartered in Australia, ProvenDB was founded in 2018. The company provides a...

By lilinguyenon 2023/01/27 09:35 -0500

Frost & Sullivan is a growth-focused research and consulting company that offers a wealth of expertise across more than 10 industries. Frost & Sullivan’s Information & Communications Technologies Research Team conducts an annual voice-of-customer survey that contains inputs from key decision makers across industries.

What follows is an excerpt from 2022’s survey findings and research study, Customer Experience at the Core of Digital Transformation in the Banking, Financial Services, and...

By Julie Muhn (@julieschicktanz)on 2023/01/26 21:32 -0500

  • Digital mortgage lending company Better launched a new product, One Day Mortgage, that offers borrowers a mortgage commitment letter within 24 hours of applying for a loan.
  • During a period of beta testing, Better reported that it processed over $50 million in commitments, offering commitment letters in an average of 12 hours.
  • To qualify for the One Day Mortgage, borrowers must be salaried, make a down payment of at least 3%, and upload required documents within four hours.

Digital mortgage...

By Julie Muhn (@julieschicktanz)on 2023/01/26 18:51 -0500

Lenders have always faced some level of uncertainty, but the past few years have truly put the industry to the test. While many have enhanced their systems with new enabling technologies, there are still a number of uncertainties– including inflated income due to Covid relief funds and increased spending power thanks to a student loan repayment pause– that create confusion in the underwriting process.

We spoke with PayNearMe's Senior Director of Sales Jill Bohlken for some insight...

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