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FinancialInclusion
Regulation in Financial Inclusion
The post first appeared on linkedin. To get more such insights, please connect with me here. This is the third part of my Financial Inclusion series, in case you have missed the two here is the link for part one and two. Regulation in Financial Inclusion has two aspects one is about “laying the right rule” the other is “supervision”...
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women and financial inclusion
The post first appeared on Linkedin. To get more such insights, please connect with me here. My last post on LinkedIn spoke about “extra push” from government, brands, banks, and technology. While these are guiding lights of the Financial Inclusion game, the torch-bearing initiators in each household are women. Women the changemakers of the society, it’s worth...
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push
The post first appeared on linkedin. To get more such insights, please connect with me here. What is the longest distance you traveled to avail a service? Okay, I am not talking about marathons! But while you are reading this on your smart device waiting for a booked cab or live cricket score, pause as […]
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Blockchain could bring in financial inclusion
Living in an Urban city I never had issues in spending money be it cash or electronically. But when India was under the spell of Demonetization, despite having sufficient funds in my account I was not able spend them for one simple reason that – the vendors, vegetable sellers or rickshaw pullers didn’t have the...
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BecomeAnAgent
In the first post of our series on Agent Banking we spoke about how customers could benefit from Agent Bank and make “Banking a need” . The second post of the same series will highlight how Agents are the face of change to people’s financial security and independence. Who really is an Agent? An agent...
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Fin-Inclusion
One of the faces of demonetization – Our maid for several years knocks at our door, late in evening yesterday asking for money to buy milk for her son. I oblivious of the “demonization hula boo” started enquiring what did she do with the salary which I gave just a few days back.(Only because I...
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Bill Gates once said – The world needs banking, but it does not need Banks. Maybe that quote was taken a bit seriously by Banks, and we do see phenomena of Agent Banking happening! Why is Banking a Need? What are the advantages of banking services? Does it help people? Let’s take a closer look...
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digital_payments
Mobile money has transformed the way Zimbabweans do business as much as it has led to greater financial inclusion. The second edition of the Zimbabwe Mobile Money and Digital Payments Conference and Awards ceremony, which was held at a local hotel in the capital, ran under the theme: Enhancing Risk Management On the Mobile Money...
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