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Blog posts on "digital finance"
Adopting international standards can help include cyber risk in fintech regulatory sandboxes.
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.
ADB’s Future Cities program is looking at how to scale up a successful urban transport project in Georgia.
The entry of fully digitalized banks can help improve financial services, and support the emergence of innovative financial solutions to benefit MSMEs in developing Asia.
With the right technology, $60 billion in welfare payments can be seamlessly and directly credited into the bank accounts of all beneficiaries in India.
Public open trading windows, smart contracts, or government-issued e-currency are just a few examples of how digitization is changing how people trade.
Digital solutions can help fill in the trade finance gap for SMEs in Asia and the Pacific.
Innovations in ICT and the emergence of new fintech players are accelerating financial inclusion much more rapidly than at any other time in history.