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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

Searching for Positive Deviants

Financial institutions can build profitable relationships with social payment recipients by providing services that are better tailored to their needs, such as longer-term savings and emergency loans.

By Larry Reed
May 20, 2019

Microfinance in the Digital World: Seven Questions for the Future

Are fintechs going to take over the microfinance market? Can traditional microfinance lenders survive? Elisabeth Rhyne answers burning questions about the future of microfinance.

By Elisabeth Rhyne
May 14, 2019

Taking Consumer Protection to the Next Level: The Treating Customers Fairly Approach

Mary Griffin sat with CFI to discuss “Treating Customers Fairly” (TCF) – a customer-centric approach to consumer protection regulation that’s gaining traction.

By Mary Griffin
May 13, 2019

How to Create a More Diverse – and Inclusive – Fintech Landscape

Inclusive innovation means including more fintechs from more places. Here's how it can become a reality.

By Chrissy Martin Meier
May 08, 2019

Dinars vs. Euros: Financial Health and the Multiple Currency Dynamic

Currency is one issue that will inform prototyping of a financial health digital tool for Serbia and other countries in Eastern Europe.

By Jacqueline Foelster
May 01, 2019

Financial Inclusion Backlash in Uruguay

Citizens are circulating a petition because of a national financial inclusion policy requiring all businesses to accept electronic payments and switch to electronic payrolls.

By Elisabeth Rhyne
Apr 24, 2019

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