Ghana: Expresspay Making Instant Bank Transfers Possible

26 May 2017

Money Transfer

expressPay, a leading FinTech company in Ghana, released an exciting money transfer product that enables instant transfers to bank accounts in Ghana. Through this new service on Bank Direct, customers can transfer money into any bank account in the country from their own bank account (using their Visa, Mastercard, gh-link ) or mobile money wallet. The transfer happens instantly with the recipient receiving instant confirmation of payment. This product is currently the easiest way to get paid in Ghana.


expressPay worked closely with the Ghana Interbank Payment and Settlement System (GhIPSS) to release this service. The service facilitates instant money transfers to an extended network of banks using the new GhIPSS Instant Pay (GIP) infrastructure. Consumers can send money to over 20 banks from expressPay’s single platform. With just a few taps in the expressPay app, people can make direct bank transfers instantly.


It will improve convenience, help businesses and institutions make and receive funds instantly. GhIPSS Instant pay is an alternative to cash; simply put, GhIPSS instant pay is just like cash, only better.”

expressPay continues to push the envelope on what’s possible in the FinTech arena. This innovation falls squarely in line with government’s drive to enhance financial inclusion and drive digital payments. This is a win for the sector and is sure to unlock incremental gains and drive efficiencies for consumers and businesses alike.

Accessing this new service is simple – just follow the steps below:

  1. Download the expressPay app for free (
  2. Login or sign up if you don’t have an account
  3. Select ‘Bank Direct’ from the ‘Send Money’ category
  4. Choose ‘Send to a bank account’, enter recipient’s details and pay with bank card or mobile money wallet

Source: PeaceFM Online