21 Feb '16, 5pm

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Africa has been “late to the fintech party,” according to a report by African news service Quartz. However, peer-to-peer payment processors like M-Pesa and digital currencies such as Bitcoin are providing greater accessibility to banking services on the continent — a trend that legacy banks such as Barclays are starting to not only acknowledge, but also take part in. Also read: Chainalysis Raises $1.6M, Partners with Europol Following Hospital Ransom Fiasco Blockchain could be the most significant social and political innovation to impact Africa in 100 years — Arian Lewis, Head of Open Innovation at Barclays Barclays: ‘Are We Actually a Tech Company?’ Quartz Africa, a news website with an African team based in Kenya, Nigeria, and South Africa, released a new report on February 19th revealing a stark contrast to the Motherboard Vice article back in January that says Bitcoin...

Full article: https://news.bitcoin.com/barclays-blockchain-significant-...

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QZ.com 19 Feb '16, 5am

African banks have been late to the fintech party, but after leaving huge swaths of the population to get their financial ...