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Tigo, IFC, MasterCard Sign $2m Agreement to Expand Mobile Money in Ghana

Tigo has signed a US$2 million agreement with the International Finance Corporation (IFC) and the MasterCard Foundation as part of efforts to expand mobile financial services in Ghana. The partners said Read More →

Stanbic Introduces MoneyWallet Multi-Currency Card in Ghana

Stanbic Bank Ghana has introduced the Stanbic MoneyWallet Multi-Currency Card, the first of its kind in Ghana. The new MasterCard-branded card offers a safer and more convenient alternative to foreign Read More →

MFS Africa Launches Mjara Loans in Ghana

MFS Africa has announced the launch of mjara Loans, a mass-market mobile money-based loan product. mjara Loans builds on the company’s existing KwikAdvance salary-advance loan product. The mjara Loans service Read More →

Thames Card Technology Inks EMV Migration Deal With Ghana Commercial Bank

Thames Card Technology Ltd (TCT), a manufacturers of secure and non-secure plastic cards, has won a tender to be the supplier for the production, personalisation and distribution of one million Read More →

MTN and Ecobank Partner to Improve Access to Mobile Financial Services

MTN Mobile Money users, who are also Ecobank customers in 12 African countries, will soon be able to withdraw cash from Ecobank ATMs. They will also be able to transfer Read More →

WorldRemit Secures $40m Funding from Accel Partners

European investment company Accel Partners has invested US$40 million in WorldRemit, an online money remittance service operating in Ghana and Somalia, providing the service’s first Series A investment. Founded in 2009, Read More →

Fidelity Bank Pioneers Agency Banking in Ghana

With the approval of the Bank of Ghana, Fidelity Bank has contracted third party retail networks called Fidelity Smart Agents to provide services on its behalf. Fidelity Smart Agents are Read More →

MTN Ghana And Ecobank Expand Cardless ATM Services

Ghana's leading telecommunications provider, Mobile Telecommunications Network (MTN) and Ecobank, The Pan African Bank, have partnered to extend cardless ATM services to Ecobank ATMs across Ghana. With this partnership, the more Read More →

GTBank Ghana Introduces Third Party Online Transfer Service

Guaranty Trust Bank Ghana has introduced a function on its Internet banking platform to enable customers to transfer money online to their account(s) or other beneficiaries’ accounts in other banks Read More →

Ghana’s e-Pay Slip Use Increasing

The government of Ghana has revealed more citizens are using the electronic e-pay slip system recently introduced by the nation’s Controller and Accountant Generals’ Department for public sector workers, which Read More →
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