mFino wins the prestigious Kalahari Award for the Best Mobile Money Platform in Lagos, Nigeria at the 3rd Mobile Money Expo on February 7, 2013. mFino has been conferred with this award for the innovative work done in the mobile financial services space in Africa.

With several successful deployments, mFino has become the mobile money platform of choice for banks and telcos. mFino provides comprehensive security across a full range of mobile transactions including network, data and transport level security. mFino MFS platform enables customers to make remittances, retail purchases, merchant payments, issue digital vouchers, branchless banking, agent banking, bill payments, airtime top-ups, send invoices, payroll management and much more. mFino MFS platform also provides subscribers the ability to access bank accounts, credit cards, stored value cards and pre-paid cards from a single location.

As a pioneer in this space, we are focused on serving the needs of banked, unbanked as well as the underbanked with best of breed mobile financial services platform. We are delighted to be the vendor of choice for customers in the region. Receiving the Best Mobile Money Platform award is a testimony of our product innovation, rich functionality and fast-track deployment process resulting in enhanced user experience and increased revenue for business partners. We are thankful to our customers for selecting us in launching new mobile money, financial inclusion programs and providing us an opportunity to empower millions of Africans using the mFino platform, says Sridhar Obilisetty, CEO, mFino.

Creative and market focused features, ease of customization, quicker go-to-market etc. were a few key criteria that our jury was focusing to recognize the best Mobile Money platform and mFino fulfilled all the criteria that was required, said Emmanuel Okoegwale – Principal Associate Mobile Money Forum, Africa.

The Mobile Money Expo is a leading continental event in the Mobile Money space. The two day summit brings all stakeholders from technology & application providers, financial institutions, micro finance companies, regulators, agency network and mobile network operators together to deliberate on issues in the Mobile Money ecosystem within Africa and proffer solutions to industry challenges. The 3rd Mobile Money Expo was held at the Lagos Oriental Hotel with the theme ‘Promoting Interoperability: Unlocking the growth of Mobile Money.

Kalahari awards hosted by Mobile Money Expo is given to organizations that have made significant contribution to the mobile financial sector and are poised to make considerable market impact in the future. The inaugural Kalahari awards are dedicated to acknowledging creativity, commitment and excellence in the mobile financial services across Africa.