Payment Systems Documents

31.12.2017 | H. Natarajan, S. Krause & H. Gradstein | The World Bank

The financial sector is currently undergoing a major transformation, brought about by the rapid development and spread of new technologies. The confluence of ‘finance’ and ‘technology’ is often referred to as ‘Fintech’, typically describing...

22.11.2017 | Réseau Financité | Réseau Financité

La blockchain, une technologie bouleversant le système des transactions numériques, prend une place de plus en plus importante dans l'espace médiatique. Si l'on sent bien que le concept soit associé à une innovation importante, il n'est pas évident...

24.10.2017 | M. Niforos, V. Ramachandran & T. Rehermann | International Finance Corporation (IFC)

Blockchain is an emerging technology that offers the possibility of re-engineering economic models and enabling the creation of markets and products that were previously unavailable or unprofitable across emerging markets. This report is intended to...

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...

31.05.2017 | |

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,...

09.02.2017 | National Bank of Rwanda | National Bank of Rwanda

Fostering financial stability is one of the main mandates of the National Bank of Rwanda. The bank achieves this objective through regularly monitoring performance of the financial systems (i.e. banking system, insurance sector, the pension, the...

31.12.2016 | P.G. Arabehety, G. Chen, W. Cook et al. | CGAP

Interoperability —the ability for different systems to connect with one another—is attracting a lot of attention among digital finance experts. Interoperable payment systems have the potential to make it easier for people to send payments to anyone...

31.12.2016 | Financial Inclusion Secretariat-CBN | Central Bank of Nigeria

The 2015 Annual Report on the National Financial Inclusion Strategy provides an update on the progress made towards achieving the targets set in the Strategy. It briefly describes global financial inclusion developments and reviews key components of...

08.11.2016 | CPMI | BIS

This report, by the Committee on Payments and Market Infrastructures (CPMI) sets out key characteristics of fast payments, takes stock of different initiatives in CPMI jurisdictions, analyses supply and demand factors that may foster or hinder their...

31.10.2016 | Bank of Tanzania | Bank of Tanzania

The report reviews performance of the banking sector and other supervised institutions and a brief account of credit reference operations for the year ended 31st December 2015. Further, the report highlights reforms to the regulatory framework and...

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