Mobile banking in Africa: Changes & Challenges COVID has had an enormous impact on almost every aspect of life, and financial services have been especially hit throughout this crisis. Consumer behavior was forced to change due to the risk of infection, which has shifted the old dynamics in terms of communication and access. Before the […]
Tool & Tips for Financial Institutions.
What do financial institutions really need to have to retain and attract new customers? This question might have came up in several financial institutions´ board meetings and for sure there were several different answers too. Customer service, best rates, products, fraud and theft safety or transparency probably are the first ones that pop into your […]
Millennials no longer go to the video store to rent a movie, they want to use services and access products from anywhere. It is the generation with more people today. In 2025 they will represent 75% of the global workforce and it is estimated that their decade of greatest spending will be in 2020. Expecting Millennials […]
Everyone talks about Millennials. If you type millennials on Google Searches, the search suggestions represent what most people think about them. Also, Memes usually intend to make fun about this generation and their habits. However, deeper analysis of Millennials, their habits, and influence upon others is necessary for financial institutions, in order to conquer millennials, […]
A bot is a software that by using Artificial Intelligence can automatically answer to queries made by users. Although this is not massified on the industry yet, some banking institutions are already using this technology. According to Gartner, by 2020, 85% of transactions between brands and consumers will be through chatbots. Today bots’ most common […]
Financial Inclusion is undoubtedly one of the most important milestones that must still be attained for sustainable growth of the world population, since it doesn’t only close the gap between the rich and poor, but also because access to the formal financial system allows for proper integration of the different actors in a country’s socio-economic […]
The word millennials causes many reactions, from excitement because of the opportunities this generation offers to confusion for not knowing how to generate customers from this generation them. In the financial sector, the latter can be more frequent. Millennials are those people born between 1981 and 1995, who grew with the millennium. This generation is important because of […]