March 26*29th, Mexico City, Mexico. Mobile Money Transfer event for the Americas region, to take place in Mexico City. Angel Pacheco of Utiba Americas to speak.
In 2008, according to World Bank estimates, migrant workers in developed countries transferred funds amounting to USD 400 billion back home to their friends and families. An equal if not larger amount is believed to have changed hands via unauthorized remittance channels like Hawala or Hundi systems. The sheer size of the market creates opportunities [...]