Tag: Financial Services

Tigo Pesa customers pocket $2.3 Million in quarterly profit share

21/4/2016/Tigo Tigo Pesa users have been paid a total of $2.3m/- as profit share paid every quarter by Tanzania’s leading digital lifestyle telecom. This is the eighth time that Tigo is disbursing the quarterly payment to its mobile money users – a practice the company became the first telecom in […]

Nigerian Equities Close Week Lower by 1.13% on Fair Profit-Taking

By Yakubu LAAH InvestAdvocate Lagos (INVESTADVOCATE)-The Nigerian equities market ended the week lower as the NSE all-share index (ASI) and market capitalisation dipped by 1.13 percent to close at 25,694.79 points and N8.839 trillion respectively. “Similarly, all other Indices finished lower during the week, with the exception of the NSE […]

MasterCard Takes Action and Makes Change on International Women’s Day

March 8, 2016/MasterCard By Margaret Curran Did you know according to the World Bank, only 47%  of women worldwide have access to formal financial services? This is one of the biggest challenges women face in economic empowerment. Today, in honor of International Women’s Day, there is a global effort to […]