Afridigest Fintech Review: Some much needed good news for Africa's most valuable startup
Week 35: August 28 - September 3
The Afridigest Fintech Review is a weekly recap of what happened in African fintech.
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On to this week’s highlights:
• It was an interesting week for fintech funding on the continent with four deals announced for $13.3M in disclosed equity funding.
• Flutterwave, Africa’s most valuable startup, announced some much needed good news after taking a PR beating in recent months. The company is pressing on with IPO plans that'll have a widespread impact across the ecosystem.
• McKinsey released a must-read report on Fintech in Africa. Expect a breakdown from Afridigest in some form soon.
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