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The Cashless economy in Africa

There has been a global movement towards a cashless economy taking over. For the past few years, nearly every industry has become infiltrated with new technology, changing the way these industries and services function. Money, which is so tangible, has become more of...

Recruiter spotlight: Meet Darrin Grey

  Recruiter spotlight: Meet Darrin Grey CA Finance would like our clients and candidates to become familiarized with our consultants. Today, we are introducing recruiter Darrin Grey. To find out more about the man you might be working with, check out the Q &...

South Africa’s first commercial solar insurance

The first commercial solar savings insurance has been launched in South Africa. The insurance, led by SA firms All Power Systems and Synthesis Power Holdings, is designed to protect companies from risks associated with adverse weather and system failure. Thus,...

CA Finance Recruiter spotlight: Meet Byron Mohr!

The CA Finance team is expanding! We recently had new recruiters join the team, and would like to introduce them to you. Today, we are introducing Byron Mohr. To find out more about the man you might be working with, check out the Q & A we did with Byron Mohr...

CA Finance Recruiter spotlight: Meet Grant Botha

The CA Finance team is expanding! We recently had new recruiters join the team, and would like to introduce them to you. Today, we are introducing Grant Botha. He is a recruitment consultant in our finance division, with qualifications in PC Engineering and MCSE. To...

FNB named most innovative African Bank 2017

The 2017 African Fintech Awards has named First National Bank (FNB) the most innovative African bank for the second consecutive time. FNB won the award for being the African bank at the forefront of innovation. The African FinTech Awards aim to acknowledge innovative...

Four franchising trends in South Africa

Business Partners Limited has noted the four main franchising trends in South Africa. Franchising has become increasingly popular. Especially in South Africa, the franchising industry has become a strong asset. Franchising offers opportunities to local entrepreneurs,...

What is Blockchain technology?

  Blockchain technology has been overtaking the world recently. But what is it? And is it safe?   What is Blockchain? Blockchain technology is an electronic ledger that facilitates transactions from different sources. It is a list of all transactions across...

Banking on Fintech for Innovation

Banks in Africa have begun partnering with start-up fintech companies in order to greater serve their customers. Fintech is largely altering the way we use money today. Sectors such as mobile payments, remittance and alternative finance have been significant growth...

Breaking Down Bitcoin

  Bitcoin is quickly infiltrating the African market. But what is Bitcoin? And, can it be trusted?   What is Bitcoin? Bitcoin is a form of decentralized digital currency that exists within the online, electronic community. Thus, one can use it to purchase...

Elevating Agripreneurs in Liberia

  African Development Bank is supporting the Liberian government to provide entrepreneurship training to 129 agripreneurs in Liberia. This training is to encourage young people in the country to learn initiative, become self-sufficient and start their own...

Fowzia Gamiet

Fowzia Gamiet

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