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Sub-Saharan Africa driving global market for mobile money

Wednesday 12 July 2017 | 11:18 CET | News
Sub-Saharan Africa accounts for more than half of all mobile money deployments worldwide and is pioneering a range of new mobile money use cases, according to new GSMA data. The latest 'State of Mobile Money in Sub-Saharan Africa' presentation, made available by the GSMA in Tanzania this week, reveals that the number of live mobile money schemes in the region had reached 140 across 39 countries at the end of last year, accounting for more than half of the 277 mobile money deployments worldwide.

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