The coronavirus threat could hit financial institutions worldwide very hard. The World Health Organization has just declared a Global Pandemic and strongly recommended the use of mobile payment and online banking applications as a way to prevent the spread of this disease that is paralyzing the world. In several European and Asian countries, the stoppage of […]
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The benefits of cloud computing are well known among those who have some kind of interaction with the IT industry. Lower costs, lower investment risks, increased availability and lower time to market are just some of the aspects that have made the cloud one of the biggest technology trends of the past decade. However, very […]
More than 2 billion people cannot access formal financial services and most of them are located in developing countries. Yet, when it comes to reducing the financial inclusion gap, microfinanceinstitutions are one of the most efficient at helping low-income communities access financial products and services. However, one of the main obstacles microfinanceinstitutions, especially African institutions, […]
Generation Z, also known as centennial, represents those born between 1997 and 2012. This is the generation that follows millennials, but unlike millennials, this generation has a very clear stance of finance, something that is definitely important for financial institutions looking to capture their interest and their business. This generation is growing and many already […]
Farming is one of the most profitable industries in the Caribbean, representing approximately 6% of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP), almost twice the global average. Yet, for the first time in 10 years, according to a recent United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) report, Latin America and the Caribbean are experiencing an increase in […]
You might be wondering why you would want to combine offline and online marketing strategies in a modern world such as the one we live in, where everything can be tracked, analized and organized based on data, clicks, impressions, likes and visits. And there are several reasons for this, mainly because by combining the two […]
Today, due to constant stimulation from a wide variety of sources, financial institutions are struggling to capture the limited attention span of potential users. This reality does hinder these entities from creating trust and building a relationship. However, a reliable and successful way to improve communication and convenience, as well as connecting on a more […]