Fintech can unleash a new era of innovation, competition, and job-creating productivity. But it will take more than buzzwords to generate meaningful growth.
For Asia to assume global leadership in fintech, collaboration between governments and industry players is vital.
Digital finance allows smallholder farmers to access high-value markets and technology, and reduce the cost of doing business.
Mobile money, enabled by data connectivity, can be a game-changer for the unbanked poor in developing Asia.
Blockchain is transforming financial transactions – with far-reaching implications for the unbanked.
Securitization of infrastructure assets can help India tap alternative sources to fill its long-term debt gap.
If investors are not keen on local SMEs, venture capital firms will struggle to find the exit door.
The region’s infrastructure bond market is still at a nascent stage.
Events unfolded quite differently to expectations, and showed the poor's resilience.
Microfinance institutions must ensure that clients are treated in a fair and transparent manner, and are able to fulfill their debt.