Regulatory Flexibility During the Pandemic: Emerging Lessons

Categories : Regulation and Payment System Governance, Regulation of Digital Financial Services


Author: Centre for Financial Inclusion

When financial sectors are buffeted by sudden and dramatic external shocks, regulators strive to implement targeted regulatory responses to mitigate negative impacts — and the shocks made by the pandemic were no exception. The aim of this policy report by The Centre for Financial Inclusion is to examine the types of regulatory flexibility adopted in response to the pandemic and provide early evidence on the impact of these measures.