Roll-out of e-Zwich in rural areas – branchless banking in Ghana
Context: Ghana Interbank Payment and Settlement Systems developed e-zwich, a smart card payment system to increase financial inclusion in rural areas.
Objective: Re-position e-zwich on the market and define the role of the banks and merchants in the value chain.
Deliverables: The defined strategy has been implemented and piloted in one region; based on the results, the approach will be rolled-out nationally.
Support MTN Benin to develop a payment ecosystem around moto-taxis drivers (Zemidjans)
MTN wants to set up a payment ecosystem around the Zemidjans (moto-taxi drivers in Benin), using mobile money as a solution to the challenges they face: Phase 1: Addressing security and liquidity issues with the implementation of merchant payment. Phase 2: Addressing a lack of means to meet their ambitions with a digital group savings product (“tontine”).
Digital portfolio scan for financial sector clients
The general objective of the assignment is to support BIO’s financial sector clients in their digital journey by conducting an assessment of their financial institutions and providing an analysis for the most suitable candidates on the necessary support needed to move forward with their digitization process. Our analysis will be based on 2 components: 1) the use of an online survey tool for the data collection 2) a follow-up call from the consultants to help complete any missing information.
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