Monthly Archives: November 2017

Interoperability: The key to unlocking real value in mobile money services


The word “interoperability” in the mobile money sector generates different reactions from stakeholders. Some view it in a positive light in that it has the potential to create efficient services and lower prices for consumers, as well as more revenue for operators. Others frown upon it, saying that it creates costs and increases competition. In […]

Why NGOs should go cashless


During the last 16 years, over 3.5 billion people worldwide were affected by natural disasters and humanitarian crises forcing them to abandon their homes. The number is rising, putting pressure on the humanitarian sector and governments to find efficient and sustainable ways of meeting the needs of these people. However, with the progression of digital […]

5 Reasons why you should have rolled out contactless payments yesterday


Digital disruption is affecting many industries and payments is certainly not an exception. Merchants and their customers are gaining many benefits from the rise contactless payments, which presents long term opportunities for you as the mobile network operator (MNO) or financial institution. In this blog, we list 5 reasons why mobile network operators (MNOs) should […]