Kenya's Equity Bank is in the market for an online brokerage platform, issuing an RFI to suppliers capable of providing a system for clients to trade in stocks and bonds online and on mobile.
Equity Group Holdings, Kenya's second-largest bank, is spinning off its tech subsidiary into a commercial entity, dubbed Finserve.
Equity Bank has selected Entersekt’s mobile-based, multi-factor authentication products, Transakt and Interakt, to boost the security of its online banking, mobile banking, and payments product set.
Kenya's Equity Bank has officially launched its mobile money service Equitel in a bid to take on the hugely popular Safaricom-owned M-Pesa.
Kenya's Equity bank is looking to take on M-Pesa with the release of an ultra-thin smart SIM that users can apply to access the bank's mobile money service without needing to use dual-SIM phones.
Kenyan telco Safaricom is slashing its transaction fees for low value person-to-person payments made using its wildly popular M-Pesa mobile money service.
Equity Bank Group in Kenya and VFX Financial PLC in the UK have partnered to launch Equity Direct a real-time, cross border, multicurrency money transfer service from the UK to Kenya. The service will enable individuals and corporates in the UK to send money to any account at Equity Bank in the region.
Equity Bank, one of the largest commercial banks in Africa, and Infosys, a global leader in consulting, technology and outsourcing, today announced the successful upgrade of the bank's core banking solution to Finacle 10.
PayPal is bidding to tap into the fast growing African market through a partnership with Kenya's Equity Bank which will let the country's merchants sell to customers around the world.
Equity Bank and Airtel Kenya have today entered into a partnership that will offer comprehensive mobile commerce solutions to their customers in Kenya, through Airtel Money.
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