Banking for the Poor: State-of-the-Art Financial Offerings for the Developing World

Categories : Mobile money & mobile technology, Technology and Operational Enablers


Author: Ignacio Mas

This paper by Ignacio Mas describes the opportunity of using mobile phones as a way to increase access to finance in developing counties. It also explains how mobile payments can trigger innovation and entrepreneurship at the base of the pyramid, and how they can serve to bring liquidity to rural communities.