India

Aadhaar, Demonetization, and the Future of Finance in India

Aadhaar, Demonetization, and the Future of Finance in India

My Discussion with Vijay Mahajan By Michael Schlein Vijay Mahajan is a hero of mine. A graduate of both the Indian Institutes...

Not just loans, SmartCoin brings financial health to low-income Indians

Not just loans, SmartCoin brings financial health to low-income Indians

Why we invested in SmartCoin in India By Paarul Dudeja The majority of adults in India have little to no formal...

Building Better Lives for Indian Families

Building Better Lives for Indian Families

Five years of providing home financing with Shubham in India In India, too many families lack the funding they need...

Is India Better Off Without Aadhaar?

Is India Better Off Without Aadhaar?

How to move forward after a data breach affects India’s biometric ID system By Mona Kapoor and Iain Brougham Reports of data security...

The Game-Changing Innovation That Could Bring Financial Services to Millions in India

The Game-Changing Innovation That Could Bring Financial Services to Millions in India

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

One Step Closer to Giving All Indians the Tools to Build a Better Life

One Step Closer to Giving All Indians the Tools to Build a Better Life

Financial inclusion gets a boost as RBL Bank increases commitment to Swadhaar By Abhishek Agrawal 500,000 people in India have been able...

The Game-Changing Innovation That Could Bring Financial Services to Millions in India

The Game-Changing Innovation That Could Bring Financial Services to Millions in India

IndiaStack enables cashless, on-demand financial services for all Indians The traditional financial system hasn’t worked for millions of Indians. The slow...

Looking ahead in global microfinance

Looking ahead in global microfinance

My last week in India has come and gone, and I have been reflecting on the eight weeks I had...

Dietary differences and health in India versus the U.S.

Dietary differences and health in India versus the U.S.

I was never a big fan of vegetarian food. As part of my everyday diet since I was a child,...

The temples of Cambodia

The temples of Cambodia

I have always been a big fan of the old architecture and big ancient temples. Therefore, being in Asia, I...