Venture Central – a Digital Home for South Africa’s Entrepreneurs

South Africa’s entrepreneurs need a home – a centralised national portal that aggregates all the resources. This is Simodisa’s new Venture Central. Now more than ever has there been a greater emphasis on entrepreneurship, its impact and its ability to contribute significantly towards creating jobs and growing our economy.  However, the current South African entrepreneurship ecosystem is facing significant challenges. …

News Round up for Busy Entrepreneurs 9 March 2018

Every week Finfind selects some of the newsworthy articles to help keep busy entrepreneurs up to date and informed about the latest happenings in the world of SME Finance and other SME news. Enjoy. Global Small Business Union Launches in SA An international non-profit organisation which aims to support and protect the rights and interests of small and medium enterprises …

Entrepreneurship and Cooperative Development Institute Conference 2018 (Sponsored by the Services SETA)

On 1 March, Darlene Menzies, CEO of Finfind will be addressing The Entrepreneurship and Cooperative Development Institute Conference 2018 in Fourways, Johannesburg. This one-day action-packed inaugural conference is set to determine what is in the pipeline, what comes next and importantly, how to connect and where to engage. Developing Entrepreneurs Darlene Menzies, CEO of Finfind says: “If you’re serious about …

Pathways to Funding Do-ference Joburg 2017

Are you a (social) entrepreneur ready to take your business to the next level? The UCT Graduate School of Business Bertha Centre for Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship, together with our partners, has gathered together speakers and entrepreneurs from across the ecosystem to equip you with the tools and confidence to grow your business. Please join us at the annual PATHWAYS …

Darlene Menzies Blows the Kudu Horn to Open Trading on the JSE

Darlene Menzies, CEO, technology innovator, entrepreneur and business guru, was recently announced as one of the most Inspiring 50 women in Africa. Menzies, along with five other women from the Inspiring 50, attended the opening of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) this morning, 31 August. This was a significant event, showcasing how women are becoming increasingly involved and pivotal in …

Finfind News Round up for Busy Entrepreneurs- 14 July 2017

Every week Finfind selects some of the newsworthy articles to help keep busy entrepreneurs up to date and informed about the latest happenings in the world of SME Finance and other SME news. Enjoy. SA blockchain start-up joins Lykke initiative Local blockchain start-up Ekasi Bucks is the first South African organisation to join the Lykke Streams programme, a global initiative …

Finfind’s News Roundup for Busy Entrepreneurs 7.7.17

Every week Finfind selects some of the newsworthy articles to help keep busy entrepreneurs up to date and informed about the latest happenings in the world of SME Finance and other SME news. Enjoy. SA Fintech startups to watch CB Insights has updated its Fintech 250 list, detailing the emerging fintech companies that will change the face of financial services …