Global Perspectives

Cadana Is Building Modern Payroll for African Businesses and Workers

Amit Bhatti is a co-author. Nobody likes waiting for payday, but it can be a particularly tedious affair in many parts of the world where payroll is often processed only once a month. Consider Ghana, for example, where most businesses pay monthly and frequently in a very manual fashion, with employers tracking payments on spreadsheets and doling out cash to employees.  This process, ...

Zipia Is Helping Unlock Digital Insurance Sales in Brazil

The U.S. insurtech market has been hot for years and momentum is picking up globally. That includes Latin America, which has a growing ecosystem of companies innovating in insurance, especially as ...

Emerging Impact Is Bringing Decentralized Finance to Mobile Money Networks

Advanced economies offer plenty of opportunities to grow wealth in different ways. But nearly 2 billion people worldwide are still unbanked, and untold numbers lack access to basic  financial servi...

Momo Project Provides Tailored Nutrition for Pets

Most of us consider our pets a part of the family, and we are willing to spend money to keep them healthy. This is particularly true for younger pet owners who are increasingly looking for technolo...

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CYBAVO Delivers Crypto Asset Management Solutions for Enterprises

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August 06, 2021
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Raise is Building Africa’s Equity and Cap Table Platform

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August 02, 2021
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Blocto Is Making Crypto and Blockchain Apps Accessible

From the NFT boom to Dogecoin’s rise, it’s clear the public is captivated by the world of crypto, especially younger generations. Yet, barriers to entry in the crypto space still remain high for new users.  Crucially, blockchain applicatio...
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In Venture Capital, Not All Stages Are Created Equal

The next 100 years of the world’s economy is going to be built off companies just getting started today, and venture capital will play a central role in helping to bring them to life. But while many folks are familiar with venture capital, they mi...
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Crypcentra Is Helping Institutional Investors Navigate the World of Crypto

The crypto asset boom of 2017 was powered by retail investors, but now institutional players appear to be coming around to the momentous opportunities offered by digital currencies. A rising number of big name firms are exploring crypto and drivin...
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Revisiting Our Post-COVID-19 Framework as Parts of the World Reopen

A year ago, we published our post-COVID-19 framework outlining which industries we believed the pandemic would impact and whether the impact would be short-lived or long term. In the midst of much uncertainty, our approach provided a useful framew...
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