Seeking sustainable change in Africa’s financial systems. This report summarises a research programme, sponsored by FSD Africa, which investigates drivers of change within the financial…View More How can financial institutions, professional services providers and the development sector catalyse profitable growth for underserved segments?
Learn the Basics on how to Invest in Treasury Bills. Investing in Treasury Bills has recently become a widespread choice by retail investors, as the…View More Learn the Basics on how to Invest in Treasury Bills.
Treasurys edged higher Thursday, pushing yields down marginally, a day ahead of a November employment report investors will be watching for clues to the pace…View More Treasury yields tick lower as investors shift focus to jobs report
The U.S. dollar gave up advances against major rivals Thursday, as investors looked ahead to the release of monthly U.S. labor-market data. Elsewhere, the Brazilian…View More Dollar gives back gains as traders gear up for U.S. jobs data
DFIs usually have a holistic approach to financial inclusion which involves interventions to address supply and demand side constraints as well as inefficiencies in the…View More DFIs Support to Financial Inclusion for Households
Financial inclusion is high on DFIs’ agendas. Indeed, several institutions recognize financial inclusion as one of their top priority objectives (see Box VIII.1). Nevertheless, to…View More A Crucial and Growing Role to Foster Financial Inclusion
West African Economic and Monetary Union: Several mobile network operators in the region (Orange, Airtel and MTN) have partnered with banking groups (BNP, Société Générale,…View More Examples of Mobile Financial Service Deployments in Africa