We connect retailers with opportunities for success

SME's play a vital role in the re-build and growth of our economy.

At Connect, we develop solutions for retail merchants that open doors for opportunities – financial technology solutions that enable access to working capital, ensures a safe and secure trading environment and most of all, allows for growth in profits.

We work hard to constantly innovate and expand our set of solutions to allow SME’s to be the driving force of our economic growth. Whether that is achieved through a smart retail cash management solution, a hassle-free capital injection, card payment solutions or value-added and point of sale products and services that give your customers that extra edge of convenience - you can be at ease  that the Connect team has the expertise to take your business to the next level.

Our Offerings

At Cash Connect we manage in excess of R85 billion a year on behalf of our diverse client base. We are an approved service provider to blue-chip companies including the Spar Group, Shell, Engen, Pick ‘n Pay, OK as well as to the three largest banks in South Africa - FNB, ABSA and Standard Bank.

Our solutions include business funding that are tailored for retail growth opportunities. Access to our loan capital product is quick and easy and available within 24 hours - providing the agility needed by retail entrepreneurs.

With our Card Connect offering, retail merchants can enjoy the best in card solutions and personal service. Whether big or small, our range of card accepting machines allow for secure debit and credit card transactions. And, based on your card volumes, you may get access to lightning-fast, flexible working capital.

Kazang Connect specialises in virtual vending product services, allowing retailers in both formal and informal trading environments to top up their businesses with extra income simply by selling prepaid airtime, data, electricity, do money transfers and provide gaming vouchers.

Let us connect you with opportunities to maximise your business potential.

Our fintech solution:

  • Capital - Click & Borrow to access business funding in just 24 hrs!
  • Virtual vending services - Enabling virtual vending products and services  like prepaid airtime, electricity, bill payments, money transfers and many more
  • Cash – With our robust cash management solutions, we put the bank in your store
  • Card - The best in card solutions and personal service

About the Connect Group

Founded in 2006, the Connect Group is a profitable, high-growth and leading provider of financial technology solutions to nearly 44,000 micro, small and medium enterprises (“MSMEs”) in Southern Africa. The Connect Group includes established and highly respected brands such as Cash Connect, Capital Connect and Kazang.

About Net1

The Connect Group was acquired by Net1 in April 2022. Net1 is a leading financial technology company that utilizes its proprietary banking and payment technology to deliver on its mission of financial inclusion through the distribution of low-cost financial and value-added services to underserved consumers and merchants in Southern Africa. Net1 also provides transaction processing services, including being a payment processor and bill payment platform in South Africa. Net1 leverages its strategic investments to further expand its product offerings or to enter new markets.
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Net1 has a primary listing on NASDAQ (NasdaqGS: UEPS) and a secondary listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE: NT1). Visit www.net1.com for additional information about Net1.