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More than US$1.2 billion is remitted to the Somali regions annually from around the world.

Somali remittances: 10 things you need to know

Hannah Gibson assesses the implications for Somalia of Barclay’s announcement that it will close the accounts of all but 19 of its 165 clients in the remittance transfer business.
Collage: Barclays bank and money counting

Somali money matters – an update on the remittances saga

Edward Paice argues that an effective and sustainable solution to the issue of Somali remittances will require concerted political will and an appreciation of the unique nature of the Somali financial market.