Category Archives: Financial Inclusion

A Framework for Responsible Digital Credit

In the era of digital credit, we do not just need new laws and regulations, but also new ways of approaching responsible digital credit that bring regulators, the players and consumers together. > By John Owens, Center for Financial Inclusion … Continue reading

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Why I am Excited About FinTech Opportunities in Ukraine

Ukraine has the potential to harness new financial technologies (FinTech) in ways that few markets can replicate.  The four factors that led me to this conclusion include: Good infrastructure – especially mobile penetration Large and well-educated population Strong Technology sector … Continue reading

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Payphone Bank in Colombia: An Innovative Way to Promote Micro-savings via Pay Phones

Tigo-Une’s “Payphone Bank” by Grey Colombia has won the Grand Prix for Product Design at this year’s Cannes Lions. The telecom company turned 13,000 cast iron pay phones from the turn of the century into a micro-savings system for the … Continue reading

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Tendencias en Servicios Financieros Digitales y Inclusión Financiera

Esta presentación fue preparada por el Banco Central de Costa Rica para aprender sobre los nuevos servicios financieros digitales que apoyan la inclusión financiera.

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