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    News Item | 29 January 2017

A Regulatory and Policy Approach to Crowdfunding in East Africa

Africa | Kenya | Rwanda | Tanzania | Uganda | Capital markets | Financial Inclusion

East Africa is emerging as a hub for crowdfunding. However, there are no specific, bespoke regulations, or policies governing crowdfunding in East or South Africa, according to a new report published today by the Financial Sector Deepening Africa (FSD Africa) in...

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    News Item | 15 July 2016

Seven Things We Learned About Peer-to-Peer Finance Markets in East Africa

SSA | Crowdfunding | Financial Inclusion | Peer-to-Peer Finance

On 15 June 2016, just over one month ago, the crowdfunding industry in East Africa came together for the first time. This East African Crowdfunding Indaba & Marketplace was co-hosted by FSD Africa and the Kenya Capital Markets Authority, and attended by 65 representative...

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