Financial inclusion is a primary driving force behind the transformation of Africa’s payments landscape, enabling the unbanked majority of Africa’s adults to access affordable, secure financial services. At the same time, governments must also lower the costs and reduce the risks associated with cash – for consumers, merchants and their own administrations. In 2014, the …
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Grameen Foundation explores ways the struggling sector could reach its potential As the largest among the fast-growing economies of Africa, Nigeria is a promising market for mobile financial services. More than 80 percent of adults have access to a mobile phone and over 20 licensed operators provide services.  Yet mobile money has not taken off …
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Cutting-edge technology will allow consumers to conduct daily transactions safely, quickly and easily with a simple tap of their phone    To tweet this news, copy and paste: #MasterCard, #Bank Audi, #Alfa and #Touch turn #smartphones into payment tools. All it takes is a tap! http://mstr.cd/1liBtlS  Barcelona, Spain – Soon shoppers in Lebanon will no longer have …
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