Original disclosure @ DFC website
Updated in EWS Jan 1, 2023
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According to the Bank’s website, the proceeds of the Loan will be used to finance prefunding requirements of the Borrower to enable real-time remittance transactions.
This Project consists of a loan to support the software infrastructure of payment remittance systems for migrants, many of whom are low-income customers. The Borrower says it wants to achieve global financial inclusion by making it possible to send money through any payment method, no matter where its partners operate, or customers reside. To do this, the Borrower aims to create formal remittance channels in underserved markets where such channels are non-existent or dominated by cash.
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