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    Blog post | 9 June 2017

Cash is King for Africans Sending Money from the UK

SSA | Digital finance services | Policy and regulation

The way we stay in touch, do our shopping, and even the ways in which some of us find love, have all gone digital. Yet, for the vast majority of people sending money home to friends and family in Africa, they are still doing it the way they have always done it: in cash....

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    Case Study | November 2016

The Growth of M-Shwari in Kenya – A Market Development Story

Kenya | Credit | Digital finance services | Market Development

M-Shwari (meaning ‘calm’ in Kiswahili) is a combined savings and loans product launched through a collabo­ration between the Commercial Bank of Africa (CBA) and Safaricom. The M-Shwari account is issued by CBA but must be linked to an M-Pesa mobile money account...

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    Event | 27 September, 2016 | Radisson Blu Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya

Future Bank East Africa, Cards and Payments and E Commerce Show

Kenya | SSA | Digital finance services | Financial Inclusion

After a hugely successful launch in 2015 and building on 16 years’ experience running Cards & Payments Middle East – the region’s biggest event dedicated to payments innovation & technology  – Future Bank East Africa 2016  is the ideal place to grow your East...

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    Event | 13 July, 2016 | Radisson Blu Hotel, Nairobi Upper Hill

AITEC Banking and Mobile Money COMESA

Kenya | SSA | Digital finance services | Financial Inclusion

Now entering its tenth year as the region’s leading banking forum, AITEC Banking & Mobile Banking COMESA 2016 will address the key issues faced by the region’s increasingly dynamic financial services sector. African banks have a great challenge in overcoming their...

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