Enabling financial inclusion
In partnership with MTN in Middle-East and Africa; Telenor and Etisalat in Asia
In many countries people do not have banking facilities. For example, in Africa 57% of the population lack any form of bank account.
The Ericsson Mobile Financial Services (MFS) platform features easy to use and secure next-generation mobile financial services.
Millions of unbanked mobile users enjoy benefits of mobile financial services. The service covers more than 15 countries and has over 90 million active wallets in MTN network, 69 million active wallets in Telenor network and 200 thousand active wallets in Etisalat network.
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Supporting the Sustainable Development Goals
The highlighted Sustainable Development Goals are included in the project.