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The Board Should Not Be the Last to Know: Why MFIs Need Independent Internal Auditors

> Posted by Richard Shumann, COO, the Vitas Group

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I learned a hard lesson in 1996. I was managing a provincial office for an international NGO, serving internally displaced people in southern Africa. 857 more words

Center For Financial Inclusion

The Financial Lives of Struggling Americans: The Financial Diaries and The Unbanking of America

> Posted by Elisabeth Rhyne, Managing Director, Center for Financial Inclusion at Accion

The following post was originally published on NextBillion and has been re-published with permission. 1,045 more words

Center For Financial Inclusion

The financial inclusion on ramp for the next billion 

The emergence of billions from subsistence farming into a global middle class is both a) the biggest investment opportunity of the 21st century b) the cause of so much of the trauma (political, social, geopolitical) roiling the world today. 1,500 more words

Consumer Banking

Funding Societies (Modalku) Wins Global SME Excellence Award from United Nations’ ITU Telecom Unit

At the end of September 2017, Funding Societies (Modalku) won the Global SME Excellence Award during the ITU Telecom World Awards, held this year at Busan, South Korea. 179 more words

P2p Financing

Hitting the Jackpot: The Impact of Lotteries on Savings

> Posted by Emma Morse, Project Specialist, CFI

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Mavis Wanczyk, a staff member at Mercy Medical Center in Springfield, Massachusetts and a mother of two, recently became a multi-millionaire, revealing herself as the $758.7 million Powerball jackpot winner – the largest individual winner ever. 1,159 more words

Center For Financial Inclusion

FinTech "Go To BoP (Bottom of the Pyramid) Strategy

FinTech “Go To BoP (Bottom of the Pyramid) Strategy”. Most of the Fintech companies are just scratching the surface in Metros and at Max tier 2 cities, where price war has already started and game is about few BPS only. 105 more words

Fintech & Payments

kvant #8

der kvant Newsletter #8 mit aktuellen Nachrichten und Entwicklungen zum Thema Fintechs und Nachhaltigkeit.

Fintech & Nachhaltigkeit

  • SDG-Fintech Initiative gestartet. Der Finanzplatz Frankfurt bewegt sich.
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