Mobile Banking Documents

02.10.2017 | R. Amoah, R. Bansal, A. Kasebele & Ariadne Plaitakis | The Better Than Cash Alliance

This report by UN-based Better Than Cash Alliance, assesses Ghana’s progress to date, and sets out specific policy recommendations that can accelerate Ghana’s journey toward a more digital economy. The report draws on a fast-growing body of...

31.08.2017 | R. Mazer & K. McKee | CGAP

Digitally delivered credit is quickly expanding in emerging markets. “Digital credit” refers to credit products—including digital payments products such as mobile money—that are delivered fully via digital channels, such as mobile phones and the...

31.08.2017 | T. Philippon | Bank for International Settlements (BIS)

This paper assesses the potential impact of FinTech on the finance industry. The author documents first that financial services remain surprisingly expensive, which explains the emergence of new entrants. He then argues that the current regulatory...

31.07.2017 | S. Kelly, D. Ferenzy & A. McGrath | CFI, IIF

This report is part of a two-year initiative, Mainstreaming Financial Inclusion: Best Practices, that aims to help advance efforts of financial institutions to reach customers at the base of the economic pyramid. It is the first of six reports in...

21.06.2017 | FinMark Trust | AFR

This dedicated FinScope Insight Note is aimed at highlighting the results of the ecosystem and usage of digital financial services in Rwanda. The FinScope Survey not only enabled the assessment of the landscape of financial access in Rwanda, but...

31.05.2017 | CGFS, FSB | BIS

The report considers the implications for financial stability should FinTech credit grow to account for a significant share of overall credit. Potential benefits include access to alternative funding sources for borrowers, a lower concentration of...

31.05.2017 | |

Displaced populations are growing, and are increasingly connected. Cash transfers are increasingly used as a modality for delivering aid. Cash-Based Interventions (CBIs), dispersed via mobile money can deliver a number of benefits to beneficiaries,...

30.04.2017 | M. Mattern, R.M. Ramírez | CGAP

This Focus Note aims to identify, analyze, and formulate potential development paths of efforts to digitize agricultural value chain finance. The authors begin with an overview of value chain finance and the role of digital tools. They present three...

30.04.2017 | M. Buku, R. Mazer | CGAP

This Brief highlights how fraud is impacting mobile money providers, agents, and consumers, as well as efforts to reduce risks and vulnerabilities to fraud in mobile money and related services. While it is not possible to remove fraud entirely from...

30.04.2017 | E. Minischetti | GSMA

Despite significant growth in mobile money over the last decade, there are still wide gender gaps in mobile money account ownership and usage. There is valuable data on the gender gap in mobile financial services, but to better target and reach...

Displaying results 1 to 10 out of 190