Post Tagged with: "remittance"

HomeSend Remittance Program Targets Mobile to Battle Cash in Ethiopia

HomeSend Remittance Program Targets Mobile to Battle Cash in Ethiopia

by September 23, 2016 at 11:46 am 0 comments

Earlier this week it was announced that HomeSend—a joint venture of Mastercard, eServ Global, and BICS that works to ease cross-border or cross-network transfers—partnered with the Commercial Bank of Ethiopia to launch a new remittance program in the country. Remittance is estimated to be a $3.5 billion—with a B—market inRead More

Tiny CBW Bank Finds a Way to Expand Its Global Payment Biz to Mexico

Tiny CBW Bank Finds a Way to Expand Its Global Payment Biz to Mexico

by March 6, 2015 at 11:25 am 1 comment

CBW Bank, the innovative bank in Weir, Kan., known for its partnerships with fintech pathfinders such as Moven and Ripple Labs, will expand its global remittance service within the next 18 months. The announcement that the service would be expanded came from the bank’s CEO, Suresh Ramamurthi, at Bank Innovation 2015 in SeattleRead More

Remitly Makes It Free to Send Money to the Philippines

Remitly Makes It Free to Send Money to the Philippines

by November 13, 2013 at 10:37 am 0 comments

P2P player Remitly is doing its best to help out those affected by the superstorm that hit the Philippines last week. The news coming out of the Philippines in the wake of the disaster is horrific. One of the strongest storms ever recorded, Typhoon Haiyan, known as Typhoon Yolanda in theRead More

KlickEx Named Top Startup at SWIFT’s Innotribe Challenge

KlickEx Named Top Startup at SWIFT’s Innotribe Challenge

by September 26, 2013 at 2:49 pm 14 comments

KlickEx, the New Zealand-based startup that makes moving money between banks fast, cheap and easy, won the Top Startup award at Innotribe’s Startup Challenge in Dubai late last week. The prize was $50,000. The Top Innovator award, given to more established companies, went to Waratek, a cloud-computing provider that offersRead More