Posts Tagged: finance

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…

Key step in P2P lending to transform the banking system

Citi will use the LendingCLub’s platform to supply up to $150 milion to “underserved” borrowers that its branch network is unable to reach. It is a key step in the attempt by the peer-to-peer lender to “transform” the banking system.

Key step in P2P lending to transform the banking system

Citi will use the LendingCLub’s platform to supply up to $150 milion to “underserved” borrowers that its branch network is unable to reach. It is a key step in the attempt by the peer-to-peer lender to “transform” the banking system.

Is Facebook’s new payment service a game changer?

The new P2P payment service Facebook offers will certainly give a total different user experience in payments, however it is not a game changer. The underpinning infrastructure is still the one owned by traditional players, like banks and credit card companies.

Is Facebook’s new payment service a game changer?

The new P2P payment service Facebook offers will certainly give a total different user experience in payments, however it is not a game changer. The underpinning infrastructure is still the one owned by traditional players, like banks and credit card companies.

JustPark breaks UK technology crowdfunding record

A large share of the global population will live in metropolitan cities. Initiatives like JustPark will prevent that these cities implode. JustPark helps to avoid that you circle around with your car, looking for a parking space. Key is that the platform gives total visibility of where you end up before you get there.

JustPark breaks UK technology crowdfunding record

A large share of the global population will live in metropolitan cities. Initiatives like JustPark will prevent that these cities implode. JustPark helps to avoid that you circle around with your car, looking for a parking space. Key is that the platform gives total visibility of where you end up before you get there.

You’ve heard of micro loans, but how about microsavings?

In a pilot program to start later this year, Des Moines, Iowa-based Social Money is looking to help underserved customers in India save money with the use of its CorePro core banking software. I was wondering what could Bitcoin/Blockchain technologie do for the savings of the financially underserved?

You’ve heard of micro loans, but how about microsavings?

In a pilot program to start later this year, Des Moines, Iowa-based Social Money is looking to help underserved customers in India save money with the use of its CorePro core banking software. I was wondering what could Bitcoin/Blockchain technologie do for the savings of the financially underserved?

Bitcoin going mainstream with startup raising record $116M?

Bitcoin going mainstream with startup raising record $116M? According to Wall Street Journal, secretive bitcoin startup 21 Inc. raised $116 million in funding from high-profile investors on Tuesday, a record amount by a startup in the digital-currency sector. For the past

Bitcoin going mainstream with startup raising record $116M?

Bitcoin going mainstream with startup raising record $116M? According to Wall Street Journal, secretive bitcoin startup 21 Inc. raised $116 million in funding from high-profile investors on Tuesday, a record amount by a startup in the digital-currency sector. For the past

Why crowdfunding and Amsterdam belong together

Crowdfunding Day 2015, the largest EU crowdfunding event, will be held in Amsterdam Crowdfunding is growing very fast. Douw&Koren recently published a report showing that in 2014 €63 Million is raised by the Dutch crowdfunding platforms. Being twice as much

Why crowdfunding and Amsterdam belong together

Crowdfunding Day 2015, the largest EU crowdfunding event, will be held in Amsterdam Crowdfunding is growing very fast. Douw&Koren recently published a report showing that in 2014 €63 Million is raised by the Dutch crowdfunding platforms. Being twice as much