ZAZOO is Ranked as One of the Top 40 FinTech Companies in Africa

The acknowledgement has been achieved through VCpay, a mobile application by ZAZOO, a business unit of Net 1 UEPS Technologies, Inc. (“Net1”) (Nasdaq: UEPS; JSE: NT1), which has been ranked as one of the top Fintech companies in Africa by LTP (Let’s Talk Payments).

 

Last year VCpay was also nominated for an MTN app of the year award along with the AppsAfrica Fintech of the year award, of which it took home 1st prize in 2015. Read the complete article here.

As the largest unserved market, 330 million Africans lack access to formal financial services. “In the face of an outstanding opportunity presented in Africa, an ecosystem of FinTech startups providing payments/money transfer solutions have grown to transform a cash-heavy payments industry on the continent.” And VCpay, an app which enables virtual MasterCards® to be generated on mobile devices, has been ranked among these industry defining companies.

Read the complete article by LTP here.

In addition to ranking as one of the top 40 fintech companies on the continent, VCpay has recently been nominated for the Fintech Africa Awards. The objective of these awards is to support the development of new and innovative financial services within Africa, in an effort to boost financial inclusion.

As the “Safest Payment Alternative for Online Shopping in South Africa”, VCpay has been included in the Payments & Transfers category of the awards. Voting is open to the public and winners are announced at the Finance Indaba on October 13 2016.

Click here to vote for VCpay, the payment app that is being noticed in the fintech space!

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