Tag: Sendwave

  • Rubbing Mind With Africa’s First Female-led Fintech Unicorn, Wave

    Rubbing Mind With Africa’s First Female-led Fintech Unicorn, Wave

    After Wave has solidified its position as a leading mobile financial service in Africa, especially since attaining the much-coveted unicorn status. In this interview, the startup’s general manager in Senegal reflects on the journey so far, the challenges ahead, and the opportunities that fintech presents. Coura Sène also discusses the difficulties created by fintech’s rapid growth, […]

  • WorldRemit set to acquire Sendwave, partners with the African-focused fund transfer app

    WorldRemit set to acquire Sendwave, partners with the African-focused fund transfer app

    Worldremit, a cross-border payments company, has announced its intention to acquire a US-based and Africa-focused remittance app, Sendwave. Although the actual amount of this deal is yet to be known a Bloomberg publication states its worth more than $500 million. According to a press release by WorldRemit, it was said to be a stock and […]