BrandPost: Addressing the unbanked and creating new opportunities: How technology is driving a revolution in finance

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With nations across Africa having some of the highest percentages of the unbanked in the world, NCBA Bank has turned to digital innovation to improve the lives of many people across its home nation of Kenya and, increasingly, across other East African nations, like Uganda and Tanzania.Eight years ago, NCBA Bank established a digital business department to address the challenges of the unbanked and provided mobile wallet and micro-loans services through the M-Pesa mobile payment platform and the M-Shwari digital lending platform. Today, the M-Shwari platform hosts over 35 million users, and NCBA is recognised as one of the leading innovators in the African financial sector.To read this article in full, please click here

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With nations across Africa having some of the highest percentages of the unbanked in the world, NCBA Bank has turned to digital innovation to improve the lives of many people across its home nation of Kenya and, increasingly, across other East African nations, like Uganda and Tanzania.

Eight years ago, NCBA Bank established a digital business department to address the challenges of the unbanked and provided mobile wallet and micro-loans services through the M-Pesa mobile payment platform and the M-Shwari digital lending platform. Today, the M-Shwari platform hosts over 35 million users, and NCBA is recognised as one of the leading innovators in the African financial sector.

To read this article in full, please click here

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