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Digital Financial Players Come Together to Form Group, Appoint Leaders 

A new joint initiative in digital finance that aims to bring together digital financial service players in Ethiopia and improve

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CooP Bank and Kifiya Launches Michu, Uncollateralized Digital Lending Product

Cooperative Bank of Oromia & Kifiya Financial Technology announces partnership for the launch of Ethiopia’s first uncollateralized digital lending product,

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EthSwitch Celebrates 10th Anniversary

EthSwitch S.C, Ethiopia’s national payments switch celebrated its 10th Anniversary in a colorful ceremony in the presence of high-level government

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YaYa Wallet Raising $1.6M to Disrupt Ethiopian Fintech Market

YaYa Wallet, an upcoming Ethiopian digital wallet payment service provider for mobile peer-to-peer (P2P), person-to-business (P2B), and business-to-business (B2B) payment

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Ethiopian Founders Launches Santym, A Boarderless USD Bank Account for Africans

Ethiopian Founders Launches Santym, a US-based borderless bank that allows Ethiopians and Africans to open a USD bank account as

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Santim Pay Launches a Mobile POS System in Partnership with Berhan Bank

Santim Pay announced the launch of an mPOS system in partnership with Berhan Bank. This was announced at a press

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Somali Micro Finance Institute Joins EthSwich

EthSwitch announced that Somali Microfinance Institute(SMFI) has become the first microfinance institution to join EthSwitch as an Indirect Participant. Founded

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Flutterwave Partners with Amole to Facilitate Remittances into Ethiopia

Flutterwave announced its partnership with Amole to facilitate money transfer into Ethiopia through Amole, to Amole Wallet, bank accounts, and

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Hulugram, a Multipurpose Telegram Based App Goes Live

Infinity Technologies, a local tech startup launches Hulugram, a multi-purpose messaging app that is built on top of Telegram. Hulugram

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ArifPay Announced as Winner of Visa Everywhere Initiative 2021 in Ethiopia

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia; 10 May 2021: Visa (NYSE:V), the global leader in payments technology, today announced ArifPay as the winner