Today, youth represent nearly half of the world’s population; tomorrow, they will be adults in need of financial services.
There are a number of startups now offering pay-as-you-go finance solutions that enable people at the base of the economic pyramid to access home solar units.
Aside from both being digital in format, there are few similarities between Bitcoin and e-money.
Kenya is often lauded as a global pioneer when it comes to mobile money, but Tanzania is also making its mark.
Data from Financial Inclusion Insights surveys in Ghana, Kenya, Rwanda and Tanzania provide a benchmark for the use of mobile financial services.