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MoneyOnMobile ($MOMT) is poised to win in the giant India Remittances market 

Cross border remittances has long been a lure for Fintech entrepreneurs. It is also a big enough market to attract the tech giants such as Google and Facebook as well as being a subject that drives conversations among bankers, government policy makers and regulators. 2,476 more words

Consumer Banking

Diary Day 407: Brexit’s long reach touches Pakistan. 

My #Remainer’s Diary Day 407: not a day of fresh news on the Brexit saga, but snippets on the effects.

The Labour MP for Huddersfield, Barry Sheerman, said better-educated people voted Remain and you could see the pattern, as nearly all the university towns voted Remain. 207 more words

Brexit

Remitly is raising up to $115M led by Naspers' PayU to double down on remittances

International remittances continues to be one of the biggest financial services in developing countries, with $450 billion getting sent from countries like the U.S. to emerging markets in 2017 alone, according to the… 1,240 more words

TC

The New Consumer-Led Economy in the Philippines

6.9%. That’s how much private consumer spending increased in the Philippines in 2016. Whether compared to neighbours Indonesia and Thailand at 4.8% and 2.1% respectively… 1,253 more words

Mobile

“OFW Bank” further institutionalizes bankrupt labor export program

Global alliance of overseas Filipinos Migrante International objects to the creation of an “overseas Filipino worker bank” (OFB), saying that it is geared towards “managing OFW remittances for the perpetuation of a long-bankrupt labor export program”. 497 more words

News

Meet Pakistan’s Modern Middle Class

The emerging populace loves to shop and sees Islamic values as the solution to the country’s problems.

Published: September 24, 2017 at 05:30AM

Opinion By AMMARA MAQSOOD… 66 more words

NYT

International Remittances Use and Development in Uganda

Predictors of a household having a member abroad, determinants of the remittance receipt status of a household, factors associated with use of remittances for development by remittance receiving households and determinants of non-consumption expenditure of remittances by remittance receiving households are investigated using the Uganda Remittances survey. 124 more words

Research