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    Document | September 2015 | World Bank

Global Financial Development Report 2015/2016

Global | Capital markets | Data Analytics | Market Development | Savings | SME finance

Global Financial Development Report 2015/2016 is the third in a World Bank series. It provides a unique contribution to financial sector policy debates, building on novel data, surveys, research, and wide-ranging country experience, with emphasis on emerging markets and...

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    Document | September 2015 | OzMozis Lda, FSD Moçambique

Financial Inclusion and its Linkages with the Extractive Sector in Moçambique

Mozambique | Extractives | Programming | SME finance

A resources-led economic boom is underway in Moçambique. Over the past decade, there has been a remarkable growth in the identification and initial exploitation of mineral and hydrocarbon resources. There is a belief among many in Moçambique that more can and should be...

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    Document | August 2015 | John D. Villasenor, Darrell M. West, Robin J. Lewis

The 2015 Brookings Financial and Digital Inclusion Project Report

Global | SSA | Digital finance services | Financial Inclusion

This is the 2015 report by the Center for Technology Innovation at Brooking University on Financial and Digital Inclusion. It aims at measuring progress on financial access and usage. It explains the importance of financial inclusion, how financial inclusion is measured...

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    Document | August 2015 | Global Impact Investing Network, Open Capital Advisors

The Landscape For Impact Investing In East Africa

Ethiopia | Kenya | Rwanda | Tanzania | Uganda | Capital markets | SME finance

This report by the Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN) in partnership with Open Capital Advisors, is a comprehensive study of impact investment activity in East Africa. It includes detailed chapters on five ‘focus’ countries: Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Ethiopia,...

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    Document | July 2015 | Ernst and Young (EY)

Transforming Banking for the Next Generation

SSA | Branchless banking | Digital finance services | Financial Inclusion

This is the global banking outlook by EY for the year 2015. It provides a detailed global banking outlook  by analysing the trends of banks for tomorrow and the multiple stakeholder pressures that banks face.  Furthermore, it also looks at the global mega trends that...

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    Document | June 2015 | Oxford Policy Management, FSD Africa

Towards Impact-Oriented Measurement (IOM) Systems for the FSD Network

SSA | Programming

This summary is a consultation document. It forms part of a year-long assignment, which was commissioned by FSD Africa to facilitate peer learning among the nine FSDs in Africa, help them adopt more robust approaches, and develop a crisper message across the FSDs...

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    Document | June 2015 | Accenture Development Partnerships, Paul A. M. Musoke, Mark Napier

Seeking Sustainable Change in Africa’s Financial Systems

SSA | Change management | Services markets

Launched on 4 June 2015 alongside the World Economic Forum in Cape Town, this report is the result of a research by FSD Africa in conjunction with the Accenture Development Partnerships (ADP). Despite strong evidence of the potential for large market revenue from low...

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