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, […]
Tool & Tips for Financial Institutions.
In recent years, credit unions have experienced remarkable growth, adding members at a record pace and deepening engagement among its users. This should not come as a surprise given that financial institutions such as these provide very interesting advantages to banks such as lower transfer fees and overdraft fees, as well as no ATM fees, […]
Uruguay’s Bankingly Raises Series A Funding from Elevar Equity and The Rise Fund to Enable Financial Inclusion Globally
Bankingly, one of Latin America’s leading providers of world-class digital banking channels to financial institutions, announced today that it has raised $5.25Mn in a round led by Elevar Equity, and in which The Rise Fund, through its co-investment partnership with Elevar Equity, and Endeavor Catalyst also participated. Through its software as a service solution (SaaS), […]
The combined force of physical and digital environments is truly positive for financial institutions and members. Consumers are engaging with institutions in the offline and online world – trying on shoes and later buying it online, or researching a car on a website and then walk into a dealership to buy the one they saw. […]
Financial institutions’ clients go less than twice a week to the branch or a physical location of their institution. According to a March 2017 study published in The Financial Brand, the millennials moves themselves due to their financial institution 1.9 times on average per month. When from Bankingly we conducted the study ‘What financial institutions […]
The meaning of Artificial Intelligence has changed over time, but in its essence, it has always remained around a simple idea: to build machines that are capable of thinking like humans. In the world of financial services, it is a very competitive world. To stay current, credit unions must keep abreast of emerging trends and […]