EMQ Expands Global Reach into Africa

EMQ, a global financial settlement network announced its footprint expansion into Africa, offering customers from around the world secure, affordable and real-time cross-border settlements across multiple markets in the continent. Connecting EMQ’s global network to Africa provides greater access to the rapidly growing digital financial services across the region.

Powered by EMQ’s global financial settlement network, customers from around the world can seamlessly transfer money directly back home within minutes to 18 countries, including some of the largest and most dynamic countries in the world - Nigeria, Uganda, Ghana, Ethiopia, and Kenya. This will create a more inclusive economy with greater access to digital financial services for a region where only 43 percent of the population have access to financial services.