The Australian venture capital firm TEN13 has invested an undisclosed amount of pre-seed funding in ImaliPay, an African-based fintech startup. Other investors that participated in the raise include: Finca Ventures, Optimiser Foundation, Mercycorps Ventures, Changecom, and angels from Norway, Nigeria, UK and Kenya.

The primary aim of the investment is to expand and accelerate its growth and footprint in Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa to be the one-stop-shop for gig workers’ financia...