Malawi gains ground in Fintech adoption

Figures released by the Reserve Bank of Malawi reflect growth in both volume and value of digital transactions.
Michael Malakata
Nov 24, 2020

Airtel Malawi partners Mukuru in mobile money transfer service

Mobile money users from Botswana, South Africa and Zimbabwe will be able to remit funds directly to Airtel money recipients in Malawi.
Jun 25, 2020

COVID-19 hits Malawi’s remittance market hard

Reserve Bank of Malawi cites economic crisis brought about by COVID-19.
May 26, 2020

7.9% increase in mobile banking subscribers in Malawi

Channel is most widely used, according to Central Bank report.
Apr 22, 2020

Malawi telcos scrap transaction fees

Companies respond to President’s directive issued last week.
Apr 14, 2020

Malawi’s govt orders reduction on mobile money fees

Authorities issue directive after country records 16 confirmed COVID-19 cases.
Feb 14, 2020

Malawi draws up new cyber security guidelines to protect finance

Country's Reserve Bank introduces new regulations finalised in October 2019.
Mar 14, 2019

Malawi's Reserve Bank in showdown with FinTech over ecommerce

Finance institution disputes claims that it is side-lining FinTech firms in their attempt to connect to the country's digital finance system.
Nov 27, 2018

Competition heats up in Malawi's mobile money market

MNOs alert users to new innovations as statistics reveal surge in consumer activity.