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Banks Still Have a Role to Play in Financial Inclusion: As the Industry Evolves, They Must Decide Whether They Want to Do Lunch or Be Lunch

> Posted by Monique Maddy, President & CEO, Ezuza

The following post was originally published on The Huffington Post.

The Institute of International Finance (IIF) and the Center for Financial Inclusion (CFI) issued a timely report earlier this month: “ 940 more words

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A Big JAM?

We are poised for a big leapfrog in financial inclusion. Can we manage it well?

(in the next 5 years)…. financial inclusion will reach everyone. Every adult will have a Smartphone, a bank account and Aadhaar number and with one click on his phone he will be transacting, buying, selling and transferring money all that is reality. 279 more words

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“More in for Impact”: What’s Up in Socially Responsible Investing?

> Posted by Danielle Piskadlo, Manager, Investing in Inclusive Finance, CFI

#Allinforimpact was the hashtag at “Investing for Impact”, a socially responsible investing (SRI) conference in Boston. 1,012 more words

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Banks in Financial Inclusion: Improving the Customer Experience

> Posted by Hannah Sherman, Project Associate, CFI

Commercial banks that are pursuing financial inclusion strategies are increasingly focused on designing a positive customer experience when targeting underbanked customers in emerging markets. 730 more words

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Declare Victory and Go Home

> Posted by Deborah Drake, Vice President, Investing in Inclusive Finance, CFI

Declare victory and go home. How often do you get to say that? But that’s exactly what we did a few weeks ago when we celebrated the closing down of the Accion Bridge Fund. 620 more words

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Empowering people with Financial Inclusion

Author : Ms Purnima Sharma

Sogada, a small village of Jashpur district in Chhattisgarh, is beautifully nestled in the lap of nature. The picturesque settlement is surrounded by green hills which make the village somewhat difficult to access. 1,213 more words

Rental Properties: A Popular Pension Plan for Aging Entrepreneurs?

> Posted by Christy Stickney, Independent Consultant

“Como tengo ya 57 años, ya no quiero más fuerte.” (Since I’m already 57, I don’t want any harder. 900 more words

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