MTN Rwanda commercially launches Ericsson's Converged Wallet

20 Nov 2013

MTN Rwanda, the country’s leading cellco in terms of subscribers, has adopted Finnish vendor Ericcson’s ‘Converged Wallet’ m-commerce solution. According to a joint press release, the deployment will provide MTN Rwanda’s subscribers with easy-to-use, next-generation mobile financial services; under the terms set out by the agreement, Ericsson will also deliver systems integration and operational support services. MTN Group CCO Pieter Verkade said: ‘Optimising the mobile money experience directly impacts consumer stickiness and with Ericsson Converged Wallet, we can now respond rapidly to requirements from consumers and merchants and provide reliable services. Paying your bill or sending money to family and friends has never been easier’.

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