Study tour of South African branchless and mobile banking sector (2010)

Cenfri, as theme manager of the FinMark Trust Retail Payment Systems theme area, was approached by the Pakistani Microfinance Network (a network of microfinance institutions and microfinance banks in Pakistan) to facilitate a study tour of the South African branchless and mobile banking sector. The study tour sought to assist the network to learn more from the South African branchless and mobile banking space. The visit included round table sessions with government, specialist consultants, NGOs and the private sector.

The visit included round table sessions with the following participants:

 

Government

 

Private Sector

  • Vodacom, M-Pesa
  • FNB’s Smart Services and Cellphone Banking
  • Standard Bank, Beyond Payments division
  • Wizzit Banking

 

Specialist consultants

  • Bankable Frontiers (BFA)

 

Nongovernmental Organizations (NGOs)

    • FinMark Trust
    • FinTech

Additional Info

  • Country: Pakistan, South Africa
  • Institution: Cenfri, FinMark Trust
  • Date Published: 2011
  • Document Type: Presentations

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Study tour of South African branchless and mobile banking sector (2010)

Cenfri, as theme manager of the FinMark Trust Retail Payment Systems theme area, was approached by the Pakistani Microfinance Network (a network of microfinance institutions and microfinance banks in Pakistan) to facilitate a study tour of the South African branchless and mobile banking sector. The study tour sought to assist the network to learn more from the South African branchless and mobile banking space. The visit included round table sessions with government, specialist consultants, NGOs and the private sector.

The visit included round table sessions with the following participants:

 

Government

 

Private Sector

  • Vodacom, M-Pesa
  • FNB’s Smart Services and Cellphone Banking
  • Standard Bank, Beyond Payments division
  • Wizzit Banking

 

Specialist consultants

  • Bankable Frontiers (BFA)

 

Nongovernmental Organizations (NGOs)

    • FinMark Trust
    • FinTech

Additional Info

  • Country: Pakistan, South Africa
  • Institution: Cenfri, FinMark Trust
  • Date Published: 2011
  • Document Type: Presentations

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