Category: digital payments

bank of ghana deputy governor says central bank digital currency is fiat money reveals pilot phase will start september

Bank of Ghana Deputy Governor Says ‘Central Bank Digital Currency Is Fiat Money,’ Reveals Pilot Phase Will Start SeptemberBank of Ghana Deputy Governor Says ‘Central Bank Digital Currency Is Fiat Money,’ Reveals Pilot Phase Will Start September



Ghana’s proposed central bank digital currency is similar to fiat cash and therefore financial institutions, as well as fintech start-ups, can still create value based on it, a Bank of

mastercard payment index more consumers in three african countries plan to use crypto based payment methods

Mastercard Payment Index: More Consumers in Three African Countries Plan to Use Crypto Based Payment MethodsMastercard Payment Index: More Consumers in Three African Countries Plan to Use Crypto Based Payment Methods



According to a recent Mastercard payment index report, the Covid-19 related lockdowns helped spread the use of cryptocurrency in three African countries, namely Nigeria, Kenya, and South Africa. The report