Financial Inclusion

Founded by Graham Seel
Group founded 27 Apr 2015
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The financial services industry has much to contribute to the UN and World Bank goal of full financial inclusion by 2020. This group will focus on industry contributions, ideas, barriers and enablers.

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Up to a Third of Goods Sold Through Online Gold Exchanges Could be Fake According to Reports

A recent report commissioned by the Goldsmiths’ Company Assay Office and the British Hallmarking Council found that up to a third of all gold jewelry sold online could be unhallmarked, and possibly ...

20 Nov 2019
Konstantin Rabin

Kenya adopts a data protection law to bolster tech investments

Kenya just took a big step towards its tech development. On November 8th Kenyan president, Uhuru Kenyatta approved a data protection law that complies with European Union legal standards. This will fi...

14 Nov 2019
Konstantin Rabin

Mastercard is introducing Fintech Express

Global payments industry giant, Mastercard is taking big steps towards embracing Fintech. During the Singapore Fintech Festival taking place from Nov-11 to Nov 13 of this year, Mastercard announced it...

12 Nov 2019
Tim Duncan

Can Today’s Financial Nonprofits Survive and Scale in a Digital World?

The Innovator’s Dilemma is challenging financial nonprofits. They must adopt disruptive technology, become data driven and follow their clients to the digital world to remain relevant. The problem is ...

06 Nov 2019
Murilo Menezes

Strength in Numbers: How Mobile Phone Data Can Fuel the Future of FinTech

Banks and mobile operators have a lot more in common than you might think. They both have global distribution networks and a system of financial clearing houses that settle charges between the individ...

23 Oct 2019
Matthew Dunn

How affordability can boost financial inclusion in insurance services

Financial inclusion is a priority for all modern, innovative businesses. Helping to widen the net to those, who up until now, have been unable to access services and products, and being able to make a...

07 Oct 2019
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Fintech is Set to Transform the Role of Future Accountants

The role of accountants is changing by the minute, and the field is rapidly shedding away it’s old, demeure, and cautious face. New technologies are making the job of accountants easier, but could als...

04 Oct 2019
Ron Delnevo

UK Post Office Access To Cash - Setting Back Service Standards By Half A Century?

More stories this week in Britain about the potential for Post Offices to replace ATMs as far as the supply of cash to the public is concerned. There is a heavy irony in Post Offices now being touted ...

03 Oct 2019
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Big Data is Revolutionizing the World of Finance - Here’s How

Our ability to gather, compile, and mine for data is greater than it ever was and continues to grow by the minute. Big data analytics is affecting nearly every industry, but there are few sectors wher...

16 Sep 2019
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Improving Money Management Capabilities for Your Business

There are lots of different ways to approach money management in the context of a business. And while some might seem more attractive for your situation than others, it’s important to analyze all of t...

24 Aug 2019