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Before Diving into Digital: A Guide for Microfinance Institutions

> Posted by Lynn Exton, Managing Partner, Exton & Partners Risk, Governance & Analytics LLP

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With the benefits of digital financial services (DFS) for enhancing financial inclusion now widely accepted, many microfinance institutions (MFIs) have or are planning to add new digital products to their delivery channels. 659 more words

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The Political Economy of Financial Inclusion Policy

> Posted by Elisabeth Rhyne, Managing Director, CFI

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The CFI’s Financial Inclusion 2020 project team has been talking to the experts lately to get their views on the main recommendations that came out of our… 665 more words

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Where is Microfinance Heading and Are Partnerships the Answer?

> Posted by Tyler Owens, CFI Staff

The current era of financial services for the poor is marked by the growth of high-tech delivery mechanisms, innovative start-ups, new socially responsible investing models, and more traditional banks growing their portfolios of base-of-the-pyramid clients. 654 more words

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Adopting Digital Financial Services in Guatemala

> Posted by Carol Caruso, Senior Vice President, Channels and Technology, Accion

Guatemala presents great potential to advance financial inclusion through the adoption of digital financial services (DFS). 575 more words

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Jakarta Post: OJK to Issue Branchless Banking Rule by Year-End

The Jakarta Post recently published an article about the regulation of branchless banking in Indonesia. The Financial Services Authority (OJK) is set to issue the rule by year-end. 186 more words


Pay-For-Performance: Operationalizing the Embedded Education Model

> Posted by Guy Stuart and Eric Noggle, Executive Director and Research Officer, Microfinance Opportunities

In our first post in this series, we described the need for an approach to financial education that was both effective and scalable, and we offered embedded education as a potential solution. 1,158 more words

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Pending Presidential Approval: Colombia’s Financial Inclusion Bill Set to Become Law

> Posted by Juan Blanco, Associate, Financial Inclusion 2020, CFI

A Spanish-language version of this post follows the English version.

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After five months of discussion, Colombia’s Financial Inclusion Bill has been… 1,223 more words

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