Payment Systems Links

Africa & Middle East Depositories Association (AMEDA)

AMEDA provides advice on technical, economical, financial and legal & regulatory matters to reduce risk and increase efficiency in custody, pre-settlement and settlement arrangements for securities and related payments across Africa and the Middle East.

Better Than Cash Alliance

The Better Than Cash Alliance is a partnership of governments, companies, and international organizations that accelerates the transition from cash to digital payments in order to reduce poverty and drive inclusive growth.

Capital Markets Authority (CMA) - Kenya

CMA is a regulating body charged with the prime responsibility of supervising, licensing and monitoring the activities of market intermediaries, including the stock exchange and the central depository and settlement system and all other persons licensed under the Capital Markets Act.

Committee on Payments and Market Infrastructures (CPMI)

The CPMI promotes the safety and efficiency of payment, clearing, settlement and related arrangements, thereby supporting financial stability and the wider economy.

Payments Association of Namibia (PAN)

PAN is a not-for-profit association established in 2005 by an Act of Parliament, to set, manage and develop standards governing payments clearing and settlement within Namibia.

Payments Association of South Africa (PASA)

PASA is a self-regulatory that manages its members' specific payment activities through legal constructs such as payment clearing house (PCH) agreements, PCH clearing rules and service level agreements.

World Bank - Payments Systems & Remittances

The World Bank's web page on Payment and Remittances. It assists central banks worldwide develop and reform their National Payment Systems (NPS), including international remittances markets.