Blog posts tagged to "financial inclusion"
Published on Thursday, 28 March 2019
Worldwide, there are 1.7 billion people who are outside of the formal banking and financial system. They struggle with high fees and risky systems to undertake even simple financial transactions. Digital innovations offer new ways to bring them out of financial darkness.
Published on Tuesday, 03 April 2018
ADB research shows that access to finance has less impact on poverty rates in lower-middle- and low-income economies.
Published on Friday, 02 March 2018
To help microfinance clients borrow the right amount, we need to improve their awareness and understanding of financial products.
Published on Tuesday, 07 November 2017
For Asia to assume global leadership in fintech, collaboration between governments and industry players is vital.
Published on Wednesday, 25 October 2017
Mobile money, enabled by data connectivity, can be a game-changer for the unbanked poor in developing Asia.
Published on Friday, 20 October 2017
Blockchain fintech needs basic infrastructure to promote transparency and financial inclusion. Here are 3 ways this can be done.
Published on Monday, 31 October 2016
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.
Published on Monday, 26 September 2016
With the right technology, $60 billion in welfare payments can be seamlessly and directly credited into the bank accounts of all beneficiaries in India.
Published on Wednesday, 25 May 2016
An ADB-supported project has made a significant positive impact toward achieving financial inclusion for people living in remote areas of Papua New Guinea.
Published on Tuesday, 24 May 2016
Enabling new digital financial services models requires an open-minded approach to innovation, with sufficient certainty over the legal framework.