Tag: fintech startups

How do accelerator programs approach funding for startups? Six considerations every program should evaluate
Inclusive Fintech |

How do accelerator programs approach funding for startups? Six considerations every program should evaluate

Not all startup accelerator programs are right for all founders. From the particular expertise of the acceleration team, to...

By Malika Anand
Manage your sales pipeline to win as a B2B fintech startup: 3 practical tips
Financial Health |

Manage your sales pipeline to win as a B2B fintech startup: 3 practical tips

Early-stage B2B fintech startups often believe they’re too small to implement structured sales and CRM processes or think that...

By Celine Duros Acheampong
WellaHealth’s microinsurance innovations are poised to deliver significant benefit to Nigerians
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WellaHealth’s microinsurance innovations are poised to deliver significant benefit to Nigerians

In Nigeria, like in many emerging markets, adoption of health insurance is very low. As of 2018, only 5%...

By Malika Anand
Salary advances are helping gig workers in India make essential purchases during COVID-19
Digital Financial Services |

Salary advances are helping gig workers in India make essential purchases during COVID-19

While some have worried that salary advances could undermine financial health, our research has found that they can help...

By Malika Anand
Forces and uncertainties shaping future fintech ecosystems
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Forces and uncertainties shaping future fintech ecosystems

Blog 3 of the Recovtech series, this post written in partnership with members of the South Africa Recovtech team....

By David Porteous
How can fintech innovation drive inclusive growth?
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How can fintech innovation drive inclusive growth?

Blog 4 of the Recovtech series, this post written in partnership with members of the South Africa Recovtech team....

By David Porteous
Mexicans say that PAYGo appliances are an investment for a better life, not an expense
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Mexicans say that PAYGo appliances are an investment for a better life, not an expense

  To be truly inclusive, financial service providers need to go beyond simply offering lower prices. They need to...

By Malika Anand
How fintech startups should pursue B2B partnerships
Digital Financial Services |

How fintech startups should pursue B2B partnerships

For many fintech startups, particularly those in the insurtech space where high levels of trust are essential, business-to-business (B2B)...

By Celine Duros Acheampong
Fintech accelerator programs find new opportunities in adapting to COVID-19
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Fintech accelerator programs find new opportunities in adapting to COVID-19

  Last year, with the support of JPMorgan Chase & Co, Catalyst Fund started working with Bharat Inclusion Initiative’s...

By Bethany Kanten
Press Release: Announcing the $4.3M Catalyst Fund Inclusive Digital Commerce Accelerator in Ghana to improve the financial resilience of informal MSEs
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Press Release: Announcing the $4.3M Catalyst Fund Inclusive Digital Commerce Accelerator in Ghana to improve the financial resilience of informal MSEs

ACCRA, Ghana, 19th October, 2020 – Catalyst Fund, managed by BFA Global, in partnership with the Mastercard Foundation and...

By BFA GLOBAL