Truzo becomes first and only FCA-approved digital escrow service

Truzo™ becomes first and only FCA-approved digital escrow service to focus on Africa London, UK, Johannesburg, South Africa – 2nd March 2023: Truzo, the first African-focused FCA-approved digital escrow service, officially launches in the UK this week. An established and fast-growing player in South Africa, Truzo now makes transactions between the UK and South Africa […]

Apps Africa FinTech Finalist 2020

Truzo™ is a finalist for the second year running! Truzo™ is a finalist for the second year running in the FinTech category for the Apps Africa Innovation Awards 2020! The sixth edition of the awards attracted over 500 submissions from 51 countries, with solutions launched by start-ups, established ventures, and corporates. The awards strive to showcase leading […]

Standard Bank Invests in 2 African Tech Start-ups

Via The Venture Scale programme at FFA The Venture Scale programme at FFA provides African start-ups with £220 000 in tailored support services across product design, data science, engineering and business development, along with an additional financial cash investment of £30 000. The start-ups will also gain access to an exclusive partnership with Standard Bank […]

Business Africa Online

Business Africa Online Truzo is an independent escrow service provider that enables buyers and sellers to transact anywhere, via any device in a safe and secure way. The company was established out of a deep desire to ensure buyers and sellers aren’t scammed and to spur economic growth in Africa. It’s an uncertain time for […]


Four start-ups selected for Founders Factory Africa programme each net over £30k Corporate-backed accelerator and incubator Founders Factory Africa has announced that it has accepted four new start-ups to its Venture Scale programme, which kicked off yesterday. Founders Factory Africa announced in a statement yesterday that it was welcoming Truzo (South Africa), RedBird (formerly Redbird Health […]