AFI’s fellow PPD partner, HomeCredit is the leading POS-Lender in the world originating from the Czech Republic and focusing on responsible lending primarily to people with little or no credit history. HomeCredit joined AFI PPD Platform in 2020 and contributes unique learnings to AFI members in the areas of financial literacy and digital financial services. Find out more.
AFI’s strategic PPD partner, Mastercard is a technology company in the global payments industry that connects consumers, financial institutions, merchants, governments, digital partners, businesses and other organizations worldwide. One of the founders of AFI’s PPD Platform, Mastercard engages with AFI membership in fostering innovation, sharing knowledge, and building regulators’ capacity on emerging payments, risk management, and consumer protection technologies. It has also provided expertise on innovative products and business models, as well as insights to facilitate policy dialogue. Find out more.
AFI’s fellow PPD partner, Thunes is a payment network enabling the seamless movement of funds across borders of more than 100 countries. Thunes has supported AFI in addressing global remittances, de-risking issues and solutions, and responsible finance, particularly in Africa. The company has also shared its perspectives with AFI members on women’s empowerment through innovations in cross-border mobile remittances. Find out more.
AFI’s strategic PPD partner, Visa is a global payments technology company enabling consumers, businesses, banks and governments to make fast, secure and reliable electronic payments across more than 200 countries and territories. Visa has engaged in close collaboration and knowledge exchanges within the AFI network to enhance innovation and contribute to capacity building programs for policymakers. One of the founders of the PPD Platform, Visa works with AFI to provide knowledge inputs to AFI’s thematic areas, particularly in digital financial services, and increase knowledge sharing on financial inclusion data. Find out more.
AFI’s fellow PPD partner, Vodacom Group is a leading African communications company providing services including mobile voice, messaging, data, financial and converged services to 116 million customers in over 30 countries. Vodacom joined AFI PPD Platform in 2020 and contributes unique learnings to AFI members in the areas of mobile financial services, agent networks, data privacy, and other areas of key interest to AFI members. Find out more.