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Dec 2019
Migo Raises $20m to Help Provide Digital Credit in Nigeria & Brazil
December, 03 2019
Nigeria & Brazil - An estimated 90 million adults in Nigeria and 100 million adults in Brazil have no access to credit. As such, the company views the sector as “a massive area of untapped growth for emerging market banking ecosystems. ...
ADB Loans to Help Improve Access to Housing Finance in Uzbekistan
December, 03 2019
Uzbekistan - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved $200 million in loans that will help the Government of Uzbekistan reform its housing finance programs and provide families with more affordable mortgage products, ADB’s Country Office in Uzbekistan said ...
Europe Set to Overhaul Its Entire Economy in Green Deal Push
December, 02 2019
Europe - The European Union is gearing up for the world’s most ambitious push against climate change with a radical overhaul of its economy ...
S. Khanna, Greenlight Planet, and M. Padmanabhan, Pollinate Group: Beyond the Bottom Line - How Changing the Supplier-Distributor Dynamic Creates Better Products for People Living in Poverty
December, 02 2019
Global - Too often supplier and distributor relationships are purely transactional, one-way and unresponsive. However, what customers living in poverty need is to be served by true partnerships that continually focus on the end user ...
Ethiopia to Keep Banking Sector Only for Domestic Investors - Draft Law
December, 02 2019
Ethiopia - Ethiopia will not open up its banking and insurance firms to foreign ownership even as it clears the way for overseas investors to buy into other sectors of its economy, a draft law seen by Reuters on Monday showed ...

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