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How the Malawi Mobile Money Project Transformed Financial Inclusion in Malawi

In 2012, there were 200,000 mobile wallets in Malawi.

Today, that number has grown to more than 2.5 million. Not only has the number of mobile wallets skyrocketed in Malawi, but a Mobile Money Coordinating Group has been incorporated into the government’s National Payments Council, and there have been inroads to digitizing payment streams within the Malawian government and agricultural value chains. 551 more words

Digital Finance

De-Risking: Why Should You Care?

> Posted by Sonja Kelly, Director, CFI

This post is the first in a series examining the global phenomenon of de-risking and its impact on financial inclusion. 651 more words

Center For Financial Inclusion

Industree Foundation at the India Economic Summit

Mastercard Center of Inclusive Growth, Industree Foundation and Dalberg, in collaboration with World Economic Forum, are co-hosting a round-table discussion on The Role of Digital Financial Inclusion and other Enablers in Driving Sustainable Creative Manufacturing in India at the upcoming India Economic Summit, New Delhi. 238 more words

Creative Manufacturing

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

Center For Financial Inclusion

CAMS participates at the ICC’s Regional Mutual Fund Conclave (2016) at Bhubaneswar

Exploring growth avenues for the Mutual fund industry

Since the year 2012, concerted efforts had been taken to promote participation in Mutual funds from beyond the country’s top 15 cities. 525 more words

Mutual Fund

It's not just an American thing: HKMA issues guidance on de-risking

We all know about US regulator’s multiple attempts to discourage de-risking. Now, the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) has issued its own guidance on de-risking and financial inclusion. 352 more words

Anti-Money Laundering

Will Banks ever be successful in Mobile Payments / Financial Services

Abstract – This article is only meant for discussion and healthy arguments, its not a conclusion by any means this is just an assumption and current picture focused on African & few other markets… 2,612 more words

FinTech