CPT-based fintech, Finch, has become the majority shareholder in the FundingHub, as the marketplace looks to better assist local SMEs access much needed funding.
NSFAS promises real-time decision making as more than one million students are deemed to be eligible for funding by the organisation.
The Uncovered Fund is looking for as many as 15 different startups to assist grow as part of a new $15 million fund.
Reddit has made the most of the recent increased interest int he platform by raising $250 million in series E funding.
Lulalend aims to offer local SMEs struggling due to the barriers brought on by COVID-19 a potential parachute with its funding limit increase.
Funding remains a hurdle for those wanting to pursue a tertiary education, says Leana de Beer, CEO of student-focused crowdfunding platform Feenix.
Over 188 733 applications have been submitted to date, according to NSFAS, but it remains to be seen how learners will receive funding in 2021.
The funding platform makes it easier for funders to find an SME in need and fund that business.
The UN Development Programme and South African Local Government Association are calling on eligible SMMEs to apply in order to make face masks.
The Higher Education minister has confirmed that students will only have two years worth of funding from NSFAS if they registered before 2018.
The finance pool will serve as an alternative funding resource for law firms in the country during lockdown.
Publishers who have suffered losses as a result of COVID-19 can apply for relief through a Google fund.
Many businesses will be forced to closed during the 21-day lockdown, here’s how government intends on helping.
90 percent of female entrepreneurs have cited it as an obstacle when trying to business in the rest of the continent.
Centbee now has the platform to grow further from its South African base.
VodaLend gives SMEs access to funding between R10 000 and R1.5 million over 6 – 12 months should they qualify.
Miguel Da Silva, MD of funding at Retail Capital, explains the role mobile can play in revitalising a stagnating SME funding market.
The fintech ambitiously aims to disrupt local SME financing market.