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% of Fund Value: 9.6
A leading low-cost transactional bank to the traditionally under-served and under-serviced mass market segments.

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African Rainbow Capital eyes a bigger slice of fintech pie

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Motsepe’s ARC sets aside R350-million for fintech investments

African Rainbow Capital Investments is planning to expand its portfolio and has entered negotiations to add a fintech conglomerate to the group. The firm, controlled by South African billionaire Patrice Motsepe through his Ubuntu-Botho Investments company, already owns branchless TymeBank and
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African Rainbow Capital reaping benefits from investing in TymeBank

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Patrice Motsepe’s ARC continues to bet on SA: ‘Still huge opportunities here’

Bruce Whitfield interviews co-CEO Johan van der Merwe about African Rainbow Capital’s year-end results and future plans. Patrice Motsepe’s African Rainbow Capital (ARC) has posted its results for the year ended 30 June 2021. The company’s intrinsic portfolio value increased by
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Motsepe’s TymeBank plans new salary advance products

Digital bank TymeBank is set to introduce new salary advance products in the new financial year, as the bank seeks to diversify its client base. Salary advance products include the bank agreeing to give clients a portion, or the entirety, of
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TymeBank expects to break even in 2022

South African digital banking group TymeBank has hit 3.45 million customers at the end of June 2021, onboarding around 5,000 customers daily. TymeBank reported 3 million customers at the end of March 2021, pointing to the onboarding of 450,000 customers
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Patrice Motsepe’s ARC eyes fintech investments

African Rainbow Capital Investments is planning to expand its portfolio and has entered negotiations to add a fintech conglomerate to the group. The firm, controlled by South African billionaire Patrice Motsepe through his Ubuntu-Botho Investments company, already owns branchless TymeBank
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Patrice Motsepe’s African Rainbow eyes fintech investments

African Rainbow Capital Investments is planning to expand its portfolio and has entered negotiations to add a fintech conglomerate to the group. The firm, controlled by South African billionaire Patrice Motsepe through his Ubuntu-Botho Investments company, already owns branchless TymeBank
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TymeBank expects to break even in 2022

South African digital banking group TymeBank has hit 3.45 million customers at the end of June 2021, onboarding around 5,000 customers daily. TymeBank reported 3 million customers at the end of March 2021, pointing to the onboarding of 450,000 customers
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Patrice Motsepe’s TymeBank enters Philippines market

Digital bank TymeBank is taking its business global, exporting its business concept and experience to its newly-established sister company GOtyme in the Philippines. The bank announced yesterday that GOtyme, which recently received its digital banking licence from the Philippines Central Bank, will benefit from
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Bank Zero vs TymeBank — Battle for the best affordable digital bank

South Africa’s newest digital bank, Bank Zero, offers few features and pricing benefits over TymeBank, another digital-focused which launched more than two years ago, a MyBroadband comparison has shown. Following Bank Zero’s launch last week, commentators pointed out that it was
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The evolving role of trust in banking

I remember, when I was a child, the importance my father placed on securing a meeting with a service consultant at his local bank. It was an opportunity to describe his situation, to shake hands, to feel cared for, to
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TymeBank’s Key Ingredients for Building One of the World’s Fastest Growing Digital Banks

Over the past ten years, there has been steady growth in digital banks globally. Nubank,co-founded by David Vélez in 2013, disrupted the Brazilian banking market and has become the world’s largest digital bank with over 40 million customers. In the same year, N26 was established to
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What makes a digital bank

There is a frequent misconception in discussions around digital banks, namely that digital banks and traditional banks differ only at the surface. Digital banks, the misconception goes, are simply traditional banks that focus on apps instead of branches and try to
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African Rainbow Capital Investments on track despite pandemic’s disruptions

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Rain continues exponential growth while TymeBank feels lockdown effects, says ARC

Patrice Motsepe’s African Rainbow Capital (ARC) Investments says its mobile data operator Rain is working on connectivity issues as its footprint expands exponentially. When ARC presented its 2020 financial results in March, it said that Rain had started generating profit
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Re-imagining banking from ground level

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TymeBank signs 3 millionth customer to reach a new milestone amid Covid crisis

DIGITAL retail bank TymeBank has reached the landmark 3 million customer milestone amid the challenging Covid-19 crisis, and says it will power on to expand future offerings that will include insurance and value-added services. TymeBank, which was launched in 2019,
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Major benefit to South Africa as TymeBank attracts significant foreign investment from global investors

(Johannesburg and London) Leading South African digital bank TymeBank has secured an investment amounting to R1.6 billion, attracting new investors from the UK and Philippines. The investment, which is one of the largest foreign investments any fintech company has secured
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Bank Zero prepares to face ‘intense’ competition soon

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Interview with Tauriq Keraan Chief executive of Tyme Bank

Lafferty Group recently spoke with Tauriq Keraan, the chief executive of Tyme Bank, the South African digital retail bank. Mr Keraan has been involved with Tyme since 2013, tasked with helping to develop the bank, and he rose to become
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The cheapest bank accounts in South Africa

The battle for the most affordable entry-level banking account in South Africa has become a race to zero, with a new entrant into the market, Spot Money, bringing a sixth zero-monthly fee option to consumers. Spot Money is a digital bank
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Beware these banking scams and fraud tactics in South Africa

TymeBank says it uses world-class security systems and technology to protect its 2.5 million clients from criminal and fraudulent activity. However, the bank says some of its customers are still at risk when falling prey to the tactics that criminals
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TymeBank grows customer base to 2.5m, Rain banks on new CEO

TYMEBANK said on Tuesday that it was tracking slightly behind its projections to attract clients, largely due to the national lockdown and sustained financial pressure on consumers even though it managed to grow its customer base to 2.5 million by
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Business Talk – In conversation with Tauriq Keraan

Tauriq Keraan is the chief executive officer at TymeBank, the new revolutionary digital retail banking entrant in South Africa’s financial services landscape. Keraan previously served as the bank’s deputy chief executive, before taking over the lead role in 2019. He
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TymeBank and IDEMIA collaborate towards increased security and convenience in customer card issuance

Committed to expanding banking services to all South Africans, TymeBank proactively leverages innovative digital technology to deliver a safe and frictionless banking experience to its over 2.5 million customers. Working closely with IDEMIA, TymeBank continues to onboard approximately 120 000
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TymeBank introduces secure contactless card payments

Digital-only bank TymeBank has collaborated with global augmented identity firm IDEMIA, to offer customers a secure, safer and convenient way to make transactions using their bank card. TymeBank, which has reached over 2.5 million customers since its launch in February 2019, says
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Digital payments uplift Capital Appreciation in half-year

Buoyed by double-digit profit, fintech group Capital Appreciation (Capprec) says it weathered the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic during the first half of the year ended 30 September, fortified by increased demand for digital payment solutions and contactless payments. Capprec says
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TymeBank’s pandemic boom

By JANE STEINACKER In March this year, TymeBank was about to launch a credit facility for customers but it was forced to pulled the plug when the pandemic hit. Even so, the bank said it had done well during the
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Hollard partners with TymeBank to leverage digital platforms across Pick n Pay stores to address access to financial services

17 September 2020 – The Hollard Insurance Group, one of South Africa’s largest insurers, has partnered with TymeBank, the leading South African digital bank, to offer South Africans Family Protect, a funeral cover that provides a three-month income benefit for
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Hollard funeral cover now available at Pick n Pay stores thanks to TymeBank partnership

Financial institutions are always looking at different ways to be innovative, which sometimes leads to some interesting services being provided or peculiar partnerships being struck up. This latest announcement regarding funeral cover from Hollard, however, may be one of the most
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ARC shares dip after its rights offer plan

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This is how your bank has to treat you from now on

By Angelique Ardé   Established South African banks that dominate the market have not crowned themselves in glory when it comes to how they treat their customers. But this is about to change, thanks to new standards that will regulate
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TymeBank decides to stay aloof of unsecured lending

JOHANNESBURG – African Rainbow Capital Investments (ARC Investments) said on Friday that TymeBank had put on hold its foray into the unsecured lending space as a result of challenging market conditions in the wake of the Covid-19 outbreak. The digital
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TymeBank decides to stay aloof of unsecured lending

JOHANNESBURG – African Rainbow Capital Investments (ARC Investments) said on Friday that TymeBank had put on hold its foray into the unsecured lending space as a result of challenging market conditions in the wake of the Covid-19 outbreak. The digital
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TymeBank is signing up 100,000 new customers every month

Following its official launch on 26 February 2019, TymeBank succeeded in acquiring one million customers by November 2019 and is now expects to onboard 2 million customers before August this year. In an African Rainbow Capital (ARC) investment update, the
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TymeBank likely to have 2-million customers by August, says ARC

By Karl Gernetzky Customer deposits passed the R1bn mark in April and growth is ahead of expectations, the owner of the digital bank says TymeBank is on track to have 2-million clients by August, a mark previously expected only to be
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TymeBank set to hit two-million-customer milestone ahead of schedule

By Martin Creamer   JOHANNESBURG (miningweekly.com) – Fully-digital retail finance house TymeBank is poised to achieve its two-million-customer milestone three months ahead of schedule, African Rainbow Capital (ARC), its majority shareholder, stated on Friday. Following its official launch in February
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TymeBank and Zion Christian Church partnership announcement

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Motsepe partners with ZCC for bank

The partnership between a bank owned by billionaire Patrice Motsepe and the influential Zion Christian Church could be a way for TymeBank to rapidly increase the number of its clients and compete with some of the country’s biggest banks. A
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TymeBank and Zion Christian Church partnership announcement 1

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TymeBank and Zion Christian Church partnership announcement 2

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TymeBank and Zion Christian Church partnership announcement 3

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Motsepe-groep vat hande met groot kerk

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Zion Christian Church (ZCC) and TymeBank announce unique banking partnership

Leading South African investment holding company, African Rainbow Capital (ARC) which was founded by Dr Patrice Motsepe, announced today that TymeBank, in which it has a majority shareholding, has entered into a partnership with the Zion Christian Church (ZCC) to
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TymeBank & Zion Christian Church Partnership

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ARC a step closer to world-class services for lower-income clients

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TymeBank gives legacy banks a run for their money

By Chris Gilmour   Two of the most important assets in African Rainbow Capital’s (ARC’s) portfolio are internet service provider Rain and TymeBank, the financial services company that recently celebrated its millionth customer in less than a year. Both are
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Challenger banks find their feet

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TymeBank plans to triple its customer base within two years

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TymeBank targets a million more customers in new year

By Warren Thompson
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2019 TymeBank Investor Day

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TymeBank CEO Tauriq Keraan radio interview on 1 million customer milestone

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TymeBank CEO Tauriq Keraan radio interview on 1 million customer milestone

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Poor economy hits ARCI targets

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Ethos partner Roger Grobler TV interview

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TymeBank eyes half a million clients

By Londiwe Buthelezi Growth beats expectations, say analysts as bank closes in on milestone TymeBank, owned by business person Patrice Motsepe’s African Rainbow Capital, said on Friday it is on track to reach the half-a-million customer mile stone at end-June.
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TymeBank Executive Cheslyn Jacobs interview

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African Rainbow Capital becomes 100% owner of TymeDigital

Leading empowerment investment holding company African Rainbow Capital (ARC) today announced it has obtained regulatory approval for the acquisition of 90% of TymeDigital by Commonwealth Bank SA, a registered bank that is set to enter the local banking sector with
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Reviving bank is not the best use of funding

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Van Zyl convinced Tyme is right for African Rainbow’s digital bank

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Motsepe se ARC koop 100% van nuwe digitale bank

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Aussies may be ready

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Motsepe’s ARC has confounded doubters as it builds its portfolio like a test innings

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