Africa’s Demand for Payment Hubs Rises to Address the Continent’s Interoperability Gap

Africa is a world leader in mobile money, with Kenya and Ghana having the highest rates of mobile payment use in the world after China. The continent’s 55 countries are home to around 171 mobile money wallets, more than 1,000

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IFC Launches DigiLab Finance to Boost Tech Adoption Among African Banks

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) launched its DigiLab Finance training and support programme to increase financial inclusion as well as support the digital transformation of financial institutions across Africa and the Middle East. DigiLab Finance is a capacity building programme

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Morocco Grabs the Third Spot in Arab’s Fintech Space Behind UAE and Egypt

Morocco is the third largest fintech hub in the Arab world, hosting 13% of all 400 active fintech solutions, or about 40 fintech solutions, according to a research by financial inclusion think tank Consultative Group to Assist the Poor (CGAP).

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