Explore the use of Airtime top-up services to pay for micro-insurance and micro-pension

In 2017, the Solomon Islands National Provident Fund (SINPF), with support from PFIP, piloted a retirement savings product for the informal sector. One of the pilot recommendations was a call to utilise cost-effective digital delivery channels to allow for direct remittance of savings into SINPF. Because of the inefficiencies and a lack of reach into the rural areas by existing digital payment channels, the option to use airtime was recommended.

Strategic Positioning of IT Company in the Mobile Payments Market Africa and Indian Ocean Islands

Expand Technology is an IT company specializing in payment solutions that wanted to reposition their products, brand and strategy to enter the mobile payments market.