Ericsson-powered mobile financial services gain access to HomeSend’s growing network of money transfer operators, cash agents and banks in over 200 countries Ericsson Wallet Platform will be HomeSend Certified, expanding remittance reach Mobile money users will now enjoy new levels of remittance flexibility, choice and value NEW YORK, N.Y. – September 27, 2016 – HomeSend …
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In our meeting earlier this year with the president of the African Development Bank, the number one topic on his agenda was remittances. The impact of remittances on the economies of Africa is large. 20 – 30 million African immigrants send approximately $40 Billion USD back to their families and communities every year.  Digital payments …
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It was just over a year ago when the world became transfixed by the images of a three-year-old Syrian boy who died crossing the Mediterranean. For many people, this marked their first realization of the magnitude and devastation of the Syrian refugee crisis. But the fact is, this story is one of thousands in the …
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Across the globe, 130 million people require humanitarian assistance in order to survive. To help address this massive need, Mastercard partners with UN agencies and NGOs around the world to provide technology such as the Mastercard Aid Network,  Mastercard prepaid cards and Mastercard Send for Disbursements to improve the distribution of aid to refugees, internally …
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