Tag: Financial Inclusion

BFA Global’s COVID-19 response

  BFA Global’s team of fintech, data, and development experts is spread all over the world, making them uniquely...

How Financial Health Is Transforming BFA Global’s Work in 2020

This post was co-authored by Ashirul Amin and Benjamin Mazzotta   Genesis of Financial Health as a Concept Financial...

Women’s History Month 2020

  BFA Global has long applied a gender lens to our work. Throughout the month of March, in honor...

Financial Inclusion Framework Strengthening

BFA Global conducted an assessment on how the implementation of a digital national ID system in the Philippines can...

Can fintech bridge the digital divide in India?

Authored in collaboration with Malika Anand Forecasters predict that Indians will conduct more than US$1 trillion in digital transactions...

Robbing Peter to lend to Paul

The Digital Lending Playbook for FinTechs in Kenya?     Our friends at MicroSave Consulting recently published a detailed,...

The Best of Both Worlds: Decoupling Financing from Distribution through FSP-Led PAYGo

    In just eight years over three million PAYGo solar systems have been sold, and over $1B has...

What are Fintech CEOs saying about the future of inclusive fintech?

  An insight, an opportunity, and a challenge     Last week, an incredible community of entrepreneurs who are...

Prosper: A Product Innovation to Link PAYGo Customers to MFIs

  BrightLife, FINCA Uganda, and FIBR are innovating to develop solutions that bridge the gap between microfinance and pay-as-you-go...

Getting the Timing Right: The Life Cycle of a Small Shop in Africa

MSMEs Have Different Financing Needs in Four Discrete Stages     Small shops or “dukas” account for 80 percent...