Our journey

Banking the Unbanked

Q32015

→ | Blockbonds founded

→ | ANX partnership

Q42015

→ | Innovation Norway funding

Q12016

→ | SPENN development started

Q32016

→ | 1st round of seed funding

→ | Research council Norway application approved

Q42016

→ | SPENN v1.0 feature complete

→ | 2nd round of seed funding

Q12017

→ | Closed beta in the Philippines

Q22017

→ | Bank partnership Kenya

Q32017

→ | Pilot live in Kenya

Q42017

→ | 3rd round of seed funding

Q12018

→ | Bank partner Rwanda, Kenya, Tanzania and Mauritius

Q22018

→ | Soft launch Rwanda

→ | Live Rwanda

→ | 100.000 users in Rwanda

Q32018

→ | The SPENN family reaches 100 employees

→ | 4th round of seed funding

→ | Partnership with UN Women

→ | Airtime launched in Partnership with TransferTo

Q42018

→ | Bond listing

→ | iOS release

→ | Rwanda reached a billion in transaction volume

→ | Soft launch Tanzania

Q12019

→ | Live Tanzania

Q22019

→ | Bank partner Zambia

→ | Series A closed

→ | Bills pay and Masterpass integrated for Tanzanian market