Congolese Fintech Startups, Government Form Association to Accelerate Financial Inclusion


Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)-based fintech startups have partnered with the government, known as Congolese Fintech Network (CFN), to launch an association. The goal of the collaboration is to accelerate financial inclusion in the African country. By partnering with the government, the association will play a crucial role in shaping “policies that encourage investment, competition, and access to financial services.”

Joel Tshilumba, a member of the CFN, stated that the DRC government plays a crucial role in the association’s objectives. The CFN is also striving to establish reliable communication channels with DRC officials.