Category Archives: Reblog

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.

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.

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)

Corporate Banking is mostly Traditional Fintech but disruption is coming via Blockchain

Daily Fintech Banks serve Consumers and Corporates. (Banks don’t know how to service Small Business but that is another story). In this post I want to focus on Corporates (Global 2000). This includes; Debt (and maybe equity but that is

Corporate Banking is mostly Traditional Fintech but disruption is coming via Blockchain

Daily Fintech Banks serve Consumers and Corporates. (Banks don’t know how to service Small Business but that is another story). In this post I want to focus on Corporates (Global 2000). This includes; Debt (and maybe equity but that is