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Training course on the impact of mobile money transfer in the enhancement of financial services access»

Introduction

Money transfer generally refers to the movement of cash from one individual to another through electronic funds transfer. A wire transfer can be made from one bank account to another bank account or through a transfer of cash at a cash office. Wire transfer systems are intended to provide more individualized transactions than bulk payment systems. Operators provide different wire transfer systems relative to the immediacy and finality of settlement and the cost, value and volume of transactions.

 

Who should attend

Stakeholders who are affected by financial services in the country. This includes senior managers of Safaricom, Employees in the MPESA department, MPESA registered Customers and also non-subscribers to the MPESA service (general public). 

Duration

5 days

Objectives

·         Understand the value of mobile money services to individuals and society

·         Learn about the regulatory framework that is required, as well as the legal boundaries, for mobile money to flourish

·         Provide insight and promote understanding of the regulatory framework that is required for establishing mobile money systems

·         Understand the environmental conditions required for mobile money

·         Analyze the limitations of mobile money versus traditional banking

 

Key topics

  • What is mobile banking and how is it changing the financial services landscape?
  • Strategic role of mobile money in financial inclusion
  • How Blockchain and cryptocurrencies are changing the landscape
  • Know Your Client (KYC) requirements in Mobile Money applications
  • What does a sustainable mobile banking business model look like?
  • Risk management issues

 

Methodology

The trainings are delivered through mini-lectures, specific case studies and group exercises and discussions

 

 

 

 

Course Schedule

No Start Date End Date Action
1. 02/09/2019 06/09/2019 Register
2. 16/09/2019 20/09/2019 Register
3. 30/09/2019 04/10/2019 Register
4. 14/10/2019 18/10/2019 Register
5. 28/10/2019 01/11/2019 Register
6. 11/11/2019 15/11/2019 Register
7. 25/11/2019 29/11/2019 Register
8. 09/12/2019 13/12/2019 Register
9. 13/01/2020 17/01/2020 Register
10. 27/01/2020 31/01/2020 Register
11. 10/02/2020 14/02/2020 Register
12. 24/02/2020 28/02/2020 Register

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