Sep 12, 2018
This blog was originally published on the World Bank Blogs' website. Ceilings on lending rates remain a widely-used instrument in many EMDEs as well as developed economies. The economic and…
Aug 22, 2018
This blog benefited from the comments of the MFW4A Coordinator, David Ashiagbor. New figures from the African Development Bank estimates that Africa needs to invest between US$130 and 170 billion in…
Jul 23, 2018
Dear Readers, As we approach the August break, I am pleased to share with you an update on our activities in the first half of this year and the details of some our initiatives planned for the final…
Jul 09, 2018
This blog was originally published on The Brookings Institution website. According to United Nations Conference on Trade and Development’s (UNCTAD) latest World Investment Report, from 2016 to 2017…
Jun 25, 2018
This blog was originally published in French on a Think-Tank website (L'Afrique des Idées). In 2007, the world was hit by the most severe economic crisis since the Great Depression of 1929. The…
Jun 12, 2018
GSMA’s State of the Industry on Mobile Money report (2016) argues that Mobile money has enabled financial inclusion, giving people access to transparent digital transactions and the tools to better…
May 25, 2018
This blog was originally published on the MicroSave website. Customer development is a fundamental requirement for any business. In digital financial services (DFS), we can view customer development…