PYMNTS.com has released its latest Financial Inclusion Tracker report. The tracker is designed to provide governments, financial institutions, telecoms and retailers with a list of companies that provide financial inclusion products and services to the under and unbanked populations.
The PYMNTS.com Financial Inclusion TrackerTM is designed to provide an organizing framework for evaluating the many players that provide digital financial inclusion services to underbanked and unbanked populations around the world. – We added 5 new companies and updated an additional 5. The new additions are: Mukuru, MyPay, PayBill, Xpress Money and YellowPepper. – Profiles for MoneyGram, Western Union and WorldRemit, mKesh and Tigo Money were updated. – MPD CEO Karen Webster spoke with Arjuna Costa, Investment Partner at Omidyar Network, to hear how they are working with innovators and advocacy groups to bridge the financial and social inclusion gap.