Facilitating Cross-Border Mobile Banking in Southern Africa

Categories : Customer and Users of Digital Payments, International Remittances


Author: Cleo Turner

This Africa Trade Policy Note provides a description of the supply side factors influencing the development of mobile banking services –remittances and informal trade, and the financial and telecommunications landscape. It highlights the key regulatory issues facing Southern African countries, and concludes with recommendations for overcoming the constraints to the development of accessible mbanking in Africa.