Category Archives: Reblog

Providing cover for the under-insured mass markets in Africa

Originally posted on Daily Fintech:
By Rick Huckstep Africa! A continent that occupies one fifth of the world’s land mass and home to over 1 billion people, half of them under the age of 20. A continent of 54 sovereign…

Providing cover for the under-insured mass markets in Africa

Originally posted on Daily Fintech:
By Rick Huckstep Africa! A continent that occupies one fifth of the world’s land mass and home to over 1 billion people, half of them under the age of 20. A continent of 54 sovereign…

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

Originally posted on Daily Fintech:
By Rick Huckstep A good friend of mine once described selling as the “art of making buyers”. Whether you agree with this perspective or not, the one thing that is true about the world of…

Peer to Peer, Social and the Sharing Economy for Insurance

Originally posted on Daily Fintech:
By Rick Huckstep A good friend of mine once described selling as the “art of making buyers”. Whether you agree with this perspective or not, the one thing that is true about the world of…

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

Originally posted on 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…

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

Originally posted on 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…