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Mexico to launch central bank-run mobile payment platform next month

Tuesday 19 February 2019 | 10:40 CET | News
The new Mexican administration of president Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has announced measures designed to help make financial services more affordable in a country in which over half the population remains unbanked. It intends to launch a pilot for a digital payments system known as CoDi as early as next month, reports Reuters. The platform will be run and built by the central bank and will enable Mexicans to make and receive payments through their smartphones free of charge.

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