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The biggest mistakes lenders make when going digital

Financial services providers must assess and build digital readiness before digital transformation By Kathleen Yaworsky “We should go digital” is often...

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...

Trends That May Change the World

Trends That May Change the World

From big data to digital payments, fintech may help us reach those left out By Michael Schlein We’re living in the golden...

Implementing Big Data: 10 Tips from Financial Service Providers

By Kathleen Yaworsky Many financial service providers assume that they don’t have enough information at hand. That isn’t the case:...

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Using Big Data – and Small Data – to Accelerate Financial Inclusion

By Michael Schlein Every half hour, the internet, mobile phones, and other internet-connected devices generate digital data equal to all...

Unlocking the Promise of Big Data to Promote Financial Inclusion report cover by Accion Global Advisory Services

Unlocking the Promise of Big Data to Promote Financial Inclusion

By Kathleen Yaworsky Every half hour, the internet – combined with internet-connected devices such as phones, computers, and home appliances...

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DemystData: Unlocking Financial Services through Better Use of Data and Predictive Technology

by Nancy Widjaja The sixth episode of VentureKast, Accion Venture Lab’s podcast series, is a conversation between host Vikas Raj...

Big Data: Big Risk, Big Return

By Dwijo Goswami How ‘big’ is Big Data? This question is often confronted with a flurry of statistics. 1 out...