Mobile Money Market Scoping in two Middle East & North Africa countries: Egypt & Tunisia
Context: IFC needed a macroeconomic overview of Egypt and Tunisia including; financial and telecom sectors; regulatory environment and distribution network for mobile money service providers.
Objective: Evaluate opportunities to offer transformational mobile financial services initiatives and assess what role IFC could play to support development in the industry.
Deliverables: Diagnosis of the competitive landscape; defined strategy to enter the marketplace and provided recommendations on investors’ objectives.
Support MTN Benin to develop a payment ecosystem around moto-taxis drivers (Zemidjans)
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