Welcome Address - Financial Inclusion in the Digital Economy

Event: Financial Inclusion in the Digital Economy

Welcome Address - Financial Inclusion in the Digital Economy

24 May 2016
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Asian Development Bank’s Bambang Susantono in his welcome address at this conference highlighted how (i) a sharing economy gathers individuals, companies, governments, and policy makers to share information and resources, creating a network effect and impact that increases access and value for all involved; (ii) digital finance is changing the value proposition for customers and institutions, from microfinance to remittances to government to person payments; and (iii) digital technologies and big data now allow financial service providers to more effectively serve the financially excluded.

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Global
Regional - Asia
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Learning Event

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