Yellow Card
Cryptocurrency Funding Investment Venture Capital

Pan-African Crypto Exchange, Yellow Card Secures $40m in Series B Funding Round

Yellow Card Financial, the Pan-African cryptocurrency exchange, has announced the close of its $40M Series B funding. The round was led by

Cryptocurrency
Cryptocurrency

27% of Nigerian Adults Own Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency adoption in Nigeria has increased, according to the latest data from Finder.com. 27% of Nigerian internet users aged 18+

Cryptocurrency Funding Investment Venture Capital

Mara Raises $23m to to Increase Number of Africans Participating in Crypto Economy

Mara, a pan-African crypto exchange platform, has secured a $23 million investment to build an African cryptocurrency exchange. The seed

Cryptocurrency

Luxury Fashion House, Gucci to Accept Crypto as Payment

Gucci, the luxury fashion house, has announced that it will start accepting cryptocurrency as a form of payment for some

Cryptocurrency
Cryptocurrency

Thailand Bans Cryptocurrencies as Means of Payment

Thailand has announced that it will ban the use of cryptocurrencies as a means of payment. The new rules will

Cryptocurrency Funding Investment

South African Crypto Exchange Firm, VALR Secures $50m Funding

VALR, a cryptocurrency exchange headquartered in South Africa, has raised $50 million (over R750 million) in Africa’s largest ever crypto

Cryptocurrency Technology

GIGL Adds Crypto Wallet to its Propriety Delivery App GIGGO

GIG Logistics, a West African provider of last-mile delivery solutions, has launched a version of its propriety delivery app ‘GIGGo’

Nestcoin
Cryptocurrency Funding Venture Capital

Nestcoin Closes $6.45m in Pre-seed Funding to Accelerate Crypto and Web3 Adoption in Frontier Markets

Nestcoin, a company building, operating, and investing in web3 applications, has raised $6.45 million in pre-seed funding. This new investment

Cryptocurrency
Cryptocurrency Fraud

Crypto Crime Drops Against Rising Global Illicit Financial Transactions

Reported fraud across the financial services industry in Africa has spiked however, Eva Crouwel, head of financial crime at Luno,

Cryptocurrencies
Cryptocurrency

Five Cryptocurrency Investment Tips You Should Know

Investing in cryptocurrency is an avenue to make some cool cash. Similarly, it is the quickest means for you to