How Yoco Raised R300 Million in VC Funding
Startup Funding

How Yoco Raised R300 Million in VC Funding

Yoco entered the market in 2015. In 2018, the founders raised R248 million in Series B Funding. Here's how they've built a business that funders will back.

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Starting a Business

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Growth Strategies

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