No one owns it: Leaf’s case for blockchain technology and fair competition to drive remittance prices down

Leaf enables users to digitally store savings, receive money from abroad, and manage from a mobile device using blockchain technology. They are the first to make such an application that can be accessed from a USSD platform, as well as a smartphone. We spoke with co-founder and CTO of Leaf, Tori Samples, today who has…


Money Transfer & Payments Companies BC and AC: Interview with Luis Cambronero

If one thing is sure, this pandemic will change how we address our issues, personally and professionally. This week we spoke to Luis Cambronero, co-founder of TransferZero. We wanted to analyze with him the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on cross-border payments companies. Our main question is: What are the challenges and opportunities money transfer…


Remittance Community Task Force: Enfrentando los desafios del COVID-19

El anuncio del 19 de marzo del Secretario General de las Naciones Unidas, Sr. Antonio Guterres, ha pedido la solidaridad global en respuesta a la crisis del coronavirus. En respuesta a este grave escenario, el Fondo Internacional para el Desarrollo Agrícola (IFAD), a través de su Facilidad de Financiamiento para Remesas (FFR) está convocando un…