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Seizing the Moment: On the Road to Financial Inclusion

Financial Inclusion 2020 Synthesis Report (PDF)

October 2013
Can the world achieve global financial inclusion by 2020? Throughout 2013 the many participants in FI2020 came together in asking this question to build a shared vision for the future of financial inclusion and develop a common roadmap guiding how to achieve it. In this report, with the insights from this collaboration, we look at what financial inclusion is, why it matters, and why we’re confident it can be achieved in the foreseeable future.


Global Trends and Emerging Markets

Fireside Chat and Q&A: Ajay Banga (CEO, MasterCard) and Michael Schlein (CEO, Accion)

An informal conversation on how financial services business models are changing to advance inclusion.

Aigboje Aig-Imoukhuede (CEO, Access Bank) Kennedy Bungane (Chief Executive, Regional Management and Strategy, Barclays Africa) Edward Effah (Managing Director, Fidelity Bank Ghana Ltd.) Moderator: Bob Annibale (Global Director, Community Development and Microfinance, Citigroup

A conversation on new business models from the perspective of African bankers.