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Cybersecurity for Mobile Financial Services

In this webinar, Paul Makin and David Medine will introduce key vulnerabilities in mobile financial services and suggest countermeasures to address data security.
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Strange Beasts: Making Sense of PAYGo Business Models

Join CGAP and the International Finance Corporation (IFC) for a webinar to explore the unique operational, strategic and especially financial analysis challenges of the PAYGo solar business model.
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Better Data Collection for Digital Finance Supervision

CGAP highlighted findings from its recent report on data collection by supervisors, BearingPoint explored some of the latest technology solutions, and the National Bank of Rwanda shared practical insights from the revamping of its reporting system.
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Credit Scoring for Smallholders: Lessons from Uganda

In early 2018, CGAP partnered with FinTech firm Harvesting to support PRIDE Microfinance, Uganda’s largest microfinance institution. Our work focused on developing an effective credit scoring mechanism using traditional and alternative data sources. In this webinar, we presented lessons learned from our initiative.
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New Satellite Applications in Agricultural Insurance

On May 8, 2018, presenters discussed the early performance of a new algorithm that uses satellite imagery and farm-level yield data to drastically reduce the amount of crop sampling required to offer area yield index insurance products.
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Escaping Darkness: Consumer Value in PAYGo

In this webinar, CGAP and FIBR presented the results of our research in Kenya, Tanzania, Cote d'Ivoire and Ghana.
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Financial Solutions for Smallholders in Nigeria

On November 30, 2017, CGAP presented findings from our nationwide survey of smallholder households in Nigeria - the first survey of its kind in the country. The presentation highlighted challenges and opportunities for delivering better smallholder financial solutions grounded on new evidence.
Washington, DC

Improving How Customers Understand Financial Products

On November 7, 2017, Xavier Giné, lead economist at the World Bank Group, presented findings from a recent study co-authored with Cristina Martínez Cuellar and CGAP's Rafe Mazer of 1,700 consumers in Mexico and Peru on the effectiveness of behavioral-based financial disclosure formats.
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Digitizing Bulk Payments in Agriculture

To better understand the value proposition of digital bulk payments, CGAP and UNCDF engaged the consulting firm PHB Development to undertake a first-of-its-kind research project in Uganda. In this webinar, we shared the results of this work along with insights for organizations that are looking to transition from cash to mobile money within the agricultural sector.
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Financial Solutions for Smallholders in Bangladesh

In a webinar on May 31, CGAP and partner InterMedia presented the findings from a nationwide survey of smallholder households in Bangladesh — the first survey of its kind in the country — highlighting the challenges and opportunities for delivering better financial solutions grounded in evidence.