Tech Innovation and the Future of Farming in Africa

How mobile and blockchain technologies are changing farming More than half of Africa’s population is involved in agricultural production in some way. Many are smallholder farmers, which usually means they own small plots of land and grow one or two cash crops that rely almost exclusively on family labor. Smallholder farmers in Africa often have […]

GMEX named as one of the leading Financial Services technology companies in UK blockchain economy

Hirander Misra, Chairman and CEO named key business influencer London, 17 July 2018. GMEX Group (GMEX), a provider of innovative exchange, post-trade and digital technology solutions, is pleased to have been identified as one of the leaders in the implementation of blockchain technology in the Financial Services industry in a first-of-its-kind, report on the state […]

Block Commodities and FinComEco Joint Collaboration Agreement with OST

Block Commodities and FinComEco Joint Collaboration Agreement with OST to unlock consumer goods, education and healthcare for African farmers utilising the Blockchain Block Commodities Limited and Financial & Commodities Ecosystem (FinComEco), a subsidiary of GMEX Group Ltd, are pleased to announce a strategic partnership with OST, the complete blockchain toolkit for business. The collaboration facilitates […]

Strategic Investor and Launch of FarmCoin Venture

Block Commodities Limited and Financial & Commodities Ecosystem Limited (FinComEco) a subsidiary of GMEX Group Ltd, are pleased to announce a strategic alliance with Swarm Fund (Swarm). Swarm is a fully decentralised capital marketplace platform built on blockchain technology for private equity. Under the alliance, the parties will provide a unique investment opportunity via the […]

FinComEco and Block Commodities Limited announce blockchain crypto token collaboration agreement with Wala and the Dala Foundation

Maximising the value of African agricultural commodities inputs, financing and market access London, Mauritius, Uganda, 26 March 2018. FinComEco Limited (FinComEco), the fully integrated Financial and Commodities Ecosystem fostering financial inclusion with social responsibility throughout the agricultural value chain and Block Commodities Limited (BLCC), the innovative commodity trader operating in Africa, previously known as African […]

Zimbabwe Government signs MoU with FinComEco to deliver FinTech enabled Economic and Social reform in Agriculture

Multi-faceted mandate will support agricultural commodity markets development and financing Zimbabwe, Mauritius, UK, 21th March 2018. The Government of Zimbabwe, under the aegises of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Trade (MoFAIT) and Ministry of Lands, Agriculture and Rural Resettlement (MLARR) and FinComEco, the fully integrated Financial & Commodities Ecosystem (FinComEco) providing services, financing, […]

Democratised Disruptive Innovation- What could it mean for the individual?

By Hirander Misra, CEO of GMEX Group and Deputy Chairman of FinComEco. To learn lessons for the future we have to look at the past. A few thousand years ago, when money never existed, a transaction happened only by exchanging agreed commodities by barter. E.g. Panchgani in Maharashtra where I recently held a TEDx talk […]

African Potash’s blockchain tech set for big impact in Africa

Chris Cleverly, executive chairman at African Potash Ltd (LON:AFPO), tells Proactive they’ve struck a deal on a joint venture with Gibraltar firm TokenCommunities Limited to further its entry into game-changing blockchain technology.