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Regulatory Headwinds on the Horizon for Chinese Fintechs: Where Do Consumers Fit In?

By Alexandra (Alex) Rizzi
Apr 01, 2021

What Does It Take for a Woman to Become Financially Capable?

A more tailored approach is needed. But how?

By Julia Arnold
Mar 29, 2021

Cautious Optimism: MSMEs Are Rebounding From the Impacts of COVID-19

Policymakers and financial service providers (FSPs) nevertheless must act to bolster the recovery and decrease vulnerability.

By Eric Noggle
Mar 15, 2021

Behavioral Science for Financial Health in a Digital World: An Interview With Evelyn Stark

The CFI Advisory Council member and MetLife Foundation leader also comments on CFI’s new strategic pillars for financial inclusion.

By Shradha Modi
Mar 11, 2021

Care Work During Crisis: Pandemic Unravels Fragile Gains in Gender Equality

The financial services industry, governments, and civil society should collaborate to expand social protection schemes to ensure coverage for women working in the informal sector. This will help reverse the unequal burden of poverty on women.

By Julia Arnold + 2 more
Mar 08, 2021

Rethinking Financial Inclusion at the Data Margins

This is the first in a series of blog posts that explores the endless-data era’s impacts on financial inclusion.

By Alex Kessler
Mar 04, 2021

The Challenge of Bringing Agri-SMEs and Lenders Closer Together

New “bankability” metrics, which incorporate robust sector data and research, aim to further understand how to close the estimated $65 billion financing gap in Sub-Saharan Africa.

By Eda Dokle
Feb 17, 2021

Revisiting Building Financial Capability with a Gender Lens

We must see women as part of a larger ecosystem that impacts their opportunities to learn, apply the information, and make economic decisions for themselves and their families.

By Julia Arnold
Feb 04, 2021

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