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A Ugandan Refugee Camp Hosts Potential for Financial Inclusion

Newly arrived South Sudanese refugees at the Bidi Bidi camp have few resources, but mobile money and agent banking are among several potential vehicles for financial inclusion.

By Lauren Hendricks
Jun 20, 2019

Libra: With Opportunity Comes Responsibility to Safeguard

Together, we can ensure the products and services using the Facebook-backed platform create trust and value.

By Isabelle Barrès
Jun 18, 2019

Book Review: “Changing the World Without Losing Your Mind: Leadership Lessons from Three Decades of Social Entrepreneurship”

Alex Counts' combination “memoir, historical reference, and instruction manual” for social impact work offers actionable wisdom and a “front row seat” to financial inclusion’s formative years.

By Alexandra Fiorillo
Jun 17, 2019

In Praise of John Lwande

He was passionate about his work, committed to the goal of building a strong Africa, and he had a most positive outlook on life.

By Deborah Drake & Elisabeth Rhyne
Jun 13, 2019

Infographic: “75 Records Compromised Every Second”

It’s hard to fathom just how big the impact of data breaches is. This infographic helps.

By Ezra Mannix & Andriana Moskovska
Jun 12, 2019

Creative Solutions to Digital Mainstreaming

New CFI report illustrates novel approaches to an increasingly digital customer journey.

By Pablo Anton-Diaz
Jun 04, 2019

Seizing Opportunities for Proactive Public Policy Engagement on Fintech

Fintechs serving U.S. markets should seek opportunities to engage with key stakeholders in Washington. Here's why.

By Brai Odion-Esene
May 28, 2019

Diversifying Digital Financial Services: A Way to Tackle Defaults and Over-Indebtedness

Consumer protection practices are needed to stave off cases of abuse and defaults in digital credit, but there’s another way to help: quickly spreading more valuable and diverse digital financial services (DFS).

By Chris Wolff
May 22, 2019

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