ANGAZA: Mastercard and Angaza shine for payments in emerging markets

BY Antony Peyton

FEB 27, 2019

via BANKING TECH

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Mastercard and Angaza shine for payments in emerging markets

Mastercard has signed a global memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Angaza to roll out a digital payment solution for emerging markets.

The duo says their solution “increases access to affordable necessities” – such as solar home systems and water pumps for people and businesses. (In the Swahili language, Angaza means “easy”.)

San Francisco-based Angaza provides a pay-as-you-go (PAYG) embedded metering and monitoring technology, while Mastercard brings its digital payment solutions and infrastructure including QR technology.

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