Providing cover for the under-insured mass markets in Africa

This blog by Rick Huckstep explains why the people living on the African continent, with the notable exception of South Africa, are massively under-insured. The people of Africa need cover and protection in the same way the rest of us do. They still get ill, they lose their jobs, and they lose precious possessions through theft and breakage and natural disasters.

Providing cover for the under-insured mass markets in Africa

This blog by Rick Huckstep explains why the people living on the African continent, with the notable exception of South Africa, are massively under-insured. The people of Africa need cover and protection in the same way the rest of us do. They still get ill, they lose their jobs, and they lose precious possessions through theft and breakage and natural disasters.

It Is All About Ultra Speedy Deliveries

Consumers demand ultra speedy deliveries that don’t fit in a 9 to 5 schedule. Regulating the labor side of the new sharing economy is burying your head in the sand.

It Is All About Ultra Speedy Deliveries

Consumers demand ultra speedy deliveries that don’t fit in a 9 to 5 schedule. Regulating the labor side of the new sharing economy is burying your head in the sand.

By the Numbers: Benchmarking Progress Toward Financial Inclusion

Originally posted on Center for Financial Inclusion Blog:
> Posted by Center Staff Can the world achieve full financial inclusion by 2020? By the Numbers: Benchmarking Progress Toward Financial Inclusion, a new Financial Inclusion 2020 (FI2020) publication from CFI, offers…

By the Numbers: Benchmarking Progress Toward Financial Inclusion

Originally posted on Center for Financial Inclusion Blog:
> Posted by Center Staff Can the world achieve full financial inclusion by 2020? By the Numbers: Benchmarking Progress Toward Financial Inclusion, a new Financial Inclusion 2020 (FI2020) publication from CFI, offers…

How Fintech Can Disrupt Africa’s Cash-Based Economy

Eighty percent of Africans don’t have a bank account – let alone a credit card – but they have a phone, and for most that will soon be a smartphone. The lack of legacy means Africa is a greenfield opportunity for fintech.

How Fintech Can Disrupt Africa’s Cash-Based Economy

Eighty percent of Africans don’t have a bank account – let alone a credit card – but they have a phone, and for most that will soon be a smartphone. The lack of legacy means Africa is a greenfield opportunity for fintech.

Open Source Platform Emojidex Offers “Emojis-As-A-Service”

Like them or not, emojis are turning into the mobile era’s lingua franca. Now a project called emojidex is offering “emojis-as-a-service,” with a platform that lets developers share new emojis with each other and add them to their websites and apps.

Open Source Platform Emojidex Offers “Emojis-As-A-Service”

Like them or not, emojis are turning into the mobile era’s lingua franca. Now a project called emojidex is offering “emojis-as-a-service,” with a platform that lets developers share new emojis with each other and add them to their websites and apps.

Lending-as-a-Service Platform LendKey Deploys $800M in Capital

LendKey, the Lending-as-a-Service platform that connects borrowers with credit unions and banks, today announced several key growth milestones. The company deployed $800M in loans to over 35,000 borrowers and raised an additional $125M commitment from its network of lenders.

Lending-as-a-Service Platform LendKey Deploys $800M in Capital

LendKey, the Lending-as-a-Service platform that connects borrowers with credit unions and banks, today announced several key growth milestones. The company deployed $800M in loans to over 35,000 borrowers and raised an additional $125M commitment from its network of lenders.

Peer to Peer, Social and the Sharing Economy for Insurance

The new wave of protection insurance is peer-to-peer and it’s social! This is the sharing economy applied to Insurance. Blog by Rick Huckstep on DailyFinTech.com (curated by Bernhard Lunn)

Peer to Peer, Social and the Sharing Economy for Insurance

The new wave of protection insurance is peer-to-peer and it’s social! This is the sharing economy applied to Insurance. Blog by Rick Huckstep on DailyFinTech.com (curated by Bernhard Lunn)