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Michael Schlein Named in Institutional Investor’s Fintech Finance 40

Michael Schlein Named in Institutional Investor’s Fintech Finance 40

Fostering Innovation and Inclusion in Financial Services “We’re finding ways to meet the financial needs of the poor faster, better,...

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7 Fintech Trends to Watch in 2018

Insights from a global seed-stage investor in fintech for the underserved We’re in the middle of a fintech boom that could...

New Strategies and Technologies Are Making Insurance More Inclusive

New Strategies and Technologies Are Making Insurance More Inclusive

By Michael Schlein Financial services can help make our lives better. They can help us save for the future, seize opportunities,...

Checking In With the Startup That’s Revolutionizing Kenyan Agriculture

Checking In With the Startup That’s Revolutionizing Kenyan Agriculture

Portfolio Engagement: Accion Venture Lab Visits Apollo Agriculture By Coryell Stout Venture Lab recognizes that support beyond capital is critical to...

Technology Keeps Small Businesses Well-Stocked and Growing in Latin America

Technology Keeps Small Businesses Well-Stocked and Growing in Latin America

Innovation in MSME Lending: Latin America Latin America’s medium, small, and micro enterprises (MSMEs) are as diverse and dynamic as...

Why My Passion for International Development Led Me to Work in Digital Finance

Why My Passion for International Development Led Me to Work in Digital Finance

As part of our Best of 2017 series, we are re-publishing some of the top articles from the past year. What does...

From Childhood Dreams to UN Global Goals: Financial Tools Are Key

From Childhood Dreams to UN Global Goals: Financial Tools Are Key

As part of our Best of 2017 series, we are re-publishing some of the top articles from the past year. Why we’re...

Can Chatbots like Siri Advance Financial Inclusion?

Can Chatbots like Siri Advance Financial Inclusion?

As part of our Best of 2017 series, we are re-publishing some of the top articles from the past year. Chatbots enable...

Implementing Big Data: 10 Tips from Financial Service Providers

Implementing Big Data: 10 Tips from Financial Service Providers

As part of our Best of 2017 series, we are re-publishing some of the top articles from the past year. By Kathleen Yaworsky...

Customer Needs Should Drive Design and Evolution of Financial Services

Customer Needs Should Drive Design and Evolution of Financial Services

Customization of products and services took center stage at European Microfinance Week 2017 By Iain Brougham A refugee settling in a new...