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Financial Inclusion of Refugees: Azerbaijan Case Study

> Posted by Daniel Balson, Lead Specialist for Eurasia and MENA, The Smart Campaign

The following is the second post in a four-part blog series on the financial inclusion of refugees and the internally displaced. 1,212 more words

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Wells Fargo and the Tuxedo

> Posted by Elisabeth Rhyne, Managing Director, CFI

When my son Gordon went to the senior prom in his rented tuxedo, he and his girlfriend were a gorgeous sight (see photo). 586 more words

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Financial literacy in India? Google it.

> Posted by Jeffrey Riecke, Communications Specialist, CFI

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Recently news broke that Google is developing an ambitious online platform that aligns with India’s flagship Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY) financial inclusion scheme, and will support users in building their financial literacy and accessing appropriate financial services. 818 more words

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The New Wave of Partnership Models Between Banks and Fintech Startups

> Posted by Vitas Argimon, Credit Suisse Global Citizen Volunteer

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With financial technology disrupting the industry, banks are turning to startups to help them innovate, and startups are turning to banks to help them scale. 451 more words

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Commercial Banks Are Partnering With Fintechs to Reach the Unbanked

> Posted by Vitas Argimon, Credit Suisse Global Citizen Volunteer

This post is part of a multi-post series focused on partnerships between commercial banks and financial technology startups. 685 more words

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Keeping Your Eyes on the Road: Strategy in a World of Exponential Growth

> Posted by Philip Brown, CFI Advisory Council Member and Managing Director Risk, Citi Inclusive Finance

As new opportunities for inclusive financial services continue to grow, they are accompanied by an array of risks, many of which are not fully evident today. 596 more words

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Zidisha’s Take on Peer-to-Peer Lending

> Posted by Jeffrey Riecke, Communications Specialist, CFI

Are interest rates necessary for loans? What about strict repayment structures? Recently, a colleague emailed me about… 1,508 more words

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