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Just read some interesting blog posts from Mark Pickens of CGAP who has been following the mobile money scene in Kenya. CGAP is an independent policy and research center dedicated to advancing financial access for the world’s poor. CGAP is also  housed at the World Bank and provides market intelligence,

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Largest bank by customer base gains capacity to handle 180,000 transactions per minute. Nairobi, KENYA, 21 January, 2010 Equity Bank has fully migrated to the Card Management System from OpenWay Group of Belgium. The Way 4 System which is an online Card Management system is designed for multi-institution and multi-currency

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In the news this week, Equity Bank and Safaricom have announced a strategic partnership for M-Pesa. Basically, any of M-Pesa’s 8 million subscribers in Kenya will now be able to make card-less drawings from any of Equity Bank’s 550 automated teller machines (ATMs) throughout Kenya. This is not the first

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