In this video series-2, taking the conversation further with Graham A.N. Wright, Stuart Rutherford, co-author of “Portfolios of the Poor”, shares the key lessons of the book in terms of poor people’s financial behaviour. Informing that poor people lead complex financial lives basically not only due to meager but irregular income. Sharing his research work […]
In this video, Brian Richardson – Managing Director, WIZZIT, South Africa, shares his views on the scope of m-banking in South Africa along with the challenges ahead for this model of banking. Highlighting the basic advantages m-banking brings to the unbanked: accessibility, affordability and availability, Brian talks about WIZZIT’s mission to provide not only transactional […]
Issues in Mobile Banking 2: Regulatory and Technical Issues
This note sheds some lights on the issues related to regulation requirements or in some cases lack of understanding/interest of the central banks, in implementing mobile banking by financial institutions.
Microleasing: An Alternative Way of Financing Productive Assets
This note briefly discusses the constraints to microleasing in developing countries in view of the legal and regulatory environment, weak economic conditions, institutional factors and client related factors.