RELEASE: Flutterwave Expands Remittance Capabilities in US, Canada and Egypt and Renames $end to Flutte Send App

Flutterwave's Send App is now available to download on Android and iOS.

RELEASE: Flutterwave Expands Remittance Capabilities in US, Canada and Egypt and Renames $end to Flutte Send App

Flutterwave's Send App is now available to download on Android and iOS. It comes with a new name, a new look, and a solidified mission to send love in a jiffy.

With this relaunch, Send App users can send money from the US and Canada and access new corridors to Egypt and Senegal.

This is in addition to countries like the UK, EU, Nigeria and other African countries where Send App has been available since its launch in 2021.

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 3, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Flutterwave, Africa's leading payment technology company, today announced the enhancement of its $end Mobile product, now the Flutterwave Send App, to facilitate faster money transfers, simple and affordable from diasporas to their family, friends and loved ones in Africa. Send App now supports transfers from the US and Canada and has added new destination countries such as Egypt and Senegal to its network. Launched in 2021, Flutterwave's Send App has been fulfilling its mission to provide a fast, transparent, and secure way for the African Diaspora to bridge distance, strengthen ties, and connect with home.

The rebranding comes at a time when remittances to the continent have doubled in the past decade, reaching an estimated value of $100 billion by 2022, according to the United Nations, supporting medical bills, school fees and the living costs of approximately 200 million family members in Africa. With Send Appr, money transfer has been taken to the next level to become an expression of love and support and a way to make a positive change in the lives of your loved ones. Flutterwave is committed to helping diaspora communities connect with their roots without compromising transparency, fees, security, and delivery time.

The app is currently available on the Play Store and App Store and aims to improve the customer experience. Other key Send App features include real-time support and exchange rate updates, an improved activity section that tracks transactions in real time, and a new coupon code section that allows users to get discounts on transactions.

Regarding the relaunch, Temioluwa Adesina, Senior Product Manager at Send, said: "We have been iterating and working hard to make Send App the best money transfer solution for Africans in the diaspora. I am happy that we are rolling it out. right now and empowering millions of Africans at home and abroad to support and connect with each other easily, securely and quickly through money transfers on the Send App."

Olugbenga GB Agboola, Founder and CEO of Flutterwave, commented: "No matter where we find ourselves as Africans, we remain tied to home and always look for measures to support, cherish and stay connected to our loved ones. We are excited to stand together and help to the more than 160 million Africans in the diaspora on the go to easily connect back home through fast and secure money transfers on the Send App. This is a remittance solution built on our cross-border expertise and infrastructure reach global payment system. We are on a mission to simplify payments with endless possibilities, Send App is a critical step in that direction."

How to send money in Send App

Existing users can update their apps to enjoy the new look and capabilities. New users can get it on iOS or Android by clicking the highlighted links below:

About Flutterwave

Flutterwave is the leading payment technology company that enables businesses around the world to expand their operations in Africa and other emerging markets through a platform that enables local and cross-border transactions through an Application Programming Interface (API). Flutterwave has processed more than 400 million transactions exceeding $25 billion and serves more than a million businesses, including customers like Uber, Airpeace, Bamboo, Piggyvest and others. The company's main advantage is connecting businesses with various local and international payment types to enable them to expand globally. It also enables cross-border transactions from diaspora to African countries through its Send App product. Flutterwave processes payments through multiple payment modes, including local and international cards, mobile wallets, bank transfers, and Google Pay. The company has an infrastructure reach in 34 African countries.

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