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AFC and GIZ Develop Tools for Financial Sector of Mozambique to Respond to COVID-19 Crisis

Guidelines intended to provide guidance on how to overcome the current crisis, generally make financial services business more resilient and to sustain/grow in the new reality. 

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Brookings Institution Press Publishes a Book "The Future of Microfinance"

A major source of financing for the poor and no longer a niche industry.

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Eko India Offers Banking Services to Migrants in Telangana

Eko's network of over 200,000 entrepreneurs, retailers, and individuals, across 200 cities in India has been instrumental in bringing about this ease to the lives of migrants.

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Mastercard, Tech Firms to Build NFC Network in Europe

Mastercard is partnering with NXP Semiconductors and consumer electronics company Xiaomi to develop a contactless payment feature for NXP's mobile wallet.

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Fintech Adoption: Mobile, Digital, and Contactless Payments Increasingly Being Used in Indonesia Due to COVID-19

Certain segments of the fintech industry, including digital, mobile, and contactless payments,  have seen increased adoption in recent months, since the pandemic began.

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Unistream Remittances in Armenia Can Be Received Online

If you want to make a transfer to Armenia, there is no need to leave the house — you can use Unibank Mobile application.

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IFC Signs Agreement With the Central Bank of Solomon Islands to Improve Credit Reporting

The agreement is part of a regional effort by IFC, working with banks, financial institutions, credit bureaus and central banks in Solomon Islands, Papua New Guinea and Vanuatu to guide them through the process of moving to comprehensive credit reporting.

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Pagaya Announces $102 Million Series D Funding Round

Mega funding round amid global economic crisis signals heightened demand for Pagaya’s data-driven investment strategies.

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India: Crisis to Boost Mobile Payments, Says Report

Mobile-based payments will be resilient and overtake card payments in India, with the covid-19-induced economic slowdown likely to put a pause on the rapid rise of cashless payments in 2020.

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How AMIR Has Fostered Consumer Protection Practices Amidst COVID-19

In effort to safeguard employees and clients, the Association of Microfinance Institutions in Rwanda (AMIR) instituted various measures to raise awareness about the virus and control its spread in the industry.