Shopping Trends this holiday season

This year, amid a national recession and global pandemic, Nigeria is facing the most unusual holiday season any of us have ever experienced before. The pandemic has forced the whole globe to move to the

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How Retailers can use Data to drive Holiday Sales Decisions.

To inform each and every business decision and plan, a data-driven company utilizes insights gleaned from data analysis. Specifically, businesses in the retail sector can leverage data to make more strategic decisions related to customer

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Alternative Data can scale Solar Energy Pay-go Systems

In a previous article, we established the socio-economic impact of the energy access problem in Nigeria, identifying that this presents an opportunity for the country to diversify its energy mix through solar home systems and

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Data can help in scaling the diversification of Nigeria’s energy mix

Nigeria has an acute electricity supply problem. Domestic households and entire industries suffer from an inadequate power supply, usually characterized by frequent power outages. This is in spite of Nigeria having some of the world’s

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Lenders have to develop new risk models post-COVID

As the COVID-19 crisis presents a new normal for social and economic activities, lenders must also brace up for the future. Whilst lenders have tightened their grip on lending as an immediate response to the

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Product personalisation can optimize financial services customer lifetime value

According to Google trends, there has been a 50% increase in volume of financial search phrases on search engines over the last five years. This upward trend for search phrases such as “car loans,” “quick

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