How Mobile money and Fintechs have impacted African youth

The mobile money penetration has created an unintended consequence of increased sports betting among the youthful population in Africa. The growth of mobile money in Africa as from 2008 has grown exponentially and fewer Africans continue to go cashless preferring to...

How missed calls and phone model will determine loan access

Missed calls and your phone model will in the future determine whether one can get a loan or buy goods on instalment. Credit analyst have shown that the more one stays with one telecom operator or by using one sim card for a lonf time shows financial creditworthiness...

Endelea Advantage Medical Plan

Quality healthcare is necessary for anyone to be productive and progressive in life – a healthy nation is a productive nation. However, the cost of quality healthcare can be out of reach for many and the few available funding options like insurance, which...

CLOUD ACCOUNTING

Accounting in the cloud allows accountants to eliminate outdated, manual, and paper-based processes, while enhancing controls and visibility. If you haven’t already switched to the cloud, now is the time. This article will cover some of the benefits accountants can...
We should avoid investing in ‘dead capital’

We should avoid investing in ‘dead capital’

My initial definition of the term, dead capital, was in reference to investments in assets that have no value. However, it was first coined by a Peruvian economist Hernando de Soto to explain capital in the form of unregistered real property, which is considered lost...

How wealth managers can respond in the wake crisis

The financial markets have since experienced huge capital outflows and panic sell-offs in a flight-to-quality, as investors seek safety and stability in perceived stable assets and precious metals. With this sense of dislocation and uncertainty, wealth managers should...

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