Kenya’s Equity Bank Seeks Share of Telco Business

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

In a move likely to upset the apple­cart in the telecom sector, Equity Bank has applied for a licence to operate a mobile telephone business. Kenya’s largest bank in customer base has submitted an application to the Communications Commission of Kenya (CCK) for a licence to become a Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO).

Source: Daily Nation (link opens in a new window)

financial inclusion, mobile finance