Financial Services

Bank of Africa, driving poverty reduction through financial inclusion, education, and health initiatives//

Categories: Events , Featured , Financial Services , IGD Frontier 100 Forum , IGD Members , IGD News , Insights , Member News

As a preview to IGD’s 10th Frontier 100 Forum happening in Abuja next week, we are profiling the work of one of our sponsors, the Bank of Africa Group (BoA). Next week, IGD kicks off its’ 10th Frontier 100 Forum, Nigeria: Navigating for Success in a Dynamic Market, focusing on… Read More

IGD Report Reveals Success of Visa Inc.’s partnership with Government of Rwanda in laying the foundations for financial inclusion//

Categories: Featured , Financial Services , IGD In the News , IGD Members , IGD News , Impact Measurement , Member News , Press Releases

Washington, D.C. – A new report released by the Initiative for Global Development (IGD) demonstrates   how Visa Inc., a global payments technology company, is constructively engaging the Government of Rwanda to increase financial inclusion through electronic payments. In 2011, Visa established a strategic partnership with the Government of Rwanda to… Read More

Visa Shines a Light on Financially Underserved Rwandans//

Categories: Financial Services , IGD Members , Insights

IGD Frontier Leader, Visa Inc. (in partnership with Access to Finance Rwanda, Bankable Frontier Associates, and Ntare Insights) recently completed an in-depth analysis of the daily cash flows of Rwandan households to better understand their needs and offer product development insights to the financial services sector. The findings suggest that… Read More