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15 August 2017
What happens when financial services providers begin thinking of agents as customers? Follow the story of AMK, a microfinance institution in Cambodia, as it embarks on this journey.
03 August 2017
Changing gender norms doesn't mean empowering women at the expense of men. When women have a voice in financial decisions, it can benefit the entire household.
27 July 2017
See how India’s Aadhaar-enabled payments system is making digital payments easy and convenient in the village of Royyuru.
17 July 2017
When PEG Africa piloted more user-friendly mobile payment methods for its pay-as-you-go solar customers, users started paying more often and in significantly higher amounts than other customers.
13 July 2017
To find out why more people aren't going digital in Ghana, CGAP partnered with pay-as-you-go solar company PEG Africa and mobile network operator Tigo Ghana.
11 July 2017
Reaching low-income people with financial services during a crisis can help them overcome adversity – and it starts with understanding their needs.
29 June 2017
Imagine a world where anyone could move money instantly across providers at no cost. Three trends are making free transactions more likely today than ever before.
27 June 2017
Do the benefits of digital credit outweigh the risks for consumers? A practitioner and regulator share their viewpoints.
19 June 2017
Lolem Boyo Emilat is a trader in Kenya’s Kalobeyei settlement, where mobile payments have transformed her small business. Could bringing mobile money to more traders like Lolem be an overlooked opportunity to advance financial inclusion?
15 June 2017
TransferWise has launched “borderless” accounts, bringing cross-border banking to a new level. Could similar products serve communities in developing countries that depend on international remittances?