Alliance for Financial Inclusion

The world’s leading organization on financial inclusion policy and regulation. A member-owned network,
we empower policymakers to increase access and usage of quality financial services for the underserved through the formulation,
implementation and global advocacy of sustainable and inclusive policies.
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Making financial services more accessible to the world’s unbanked.


The AFI Publication Hub

AFI publishes financial inclusion regulatory and policy guidance based on peer learning, cooperation and a bottom-up approach. Explore Library

This survey report provides insights on the regulatory landscape of the usage of FinTech to increase access to financing for MSMEs and the overall promotion of financial inclusion.
Despite the global pandemic, AFI network members were swift to implement policy responses and leverage the peer learning and knowledge sharing platforms offered by our working groups and regional initiatives in pursuit of better financial inclusion for all.
The key focus of this report was to share the learnings and experiences of enabling FinTech ecosystems from developing and developed country financial regulators, private sector and other key stakeholders. 
This Guideline Note presents key considerations for regulators and policymakers to understand, develop, facilitate policies and design interventions at advancing digital financial literacy. 
The outsourcing of banking activities has grown rapidly in recent years, and forecasts suggest that this trend is likely to continue in the near future.
To ensure that actions continue to be undertaken and avoid a loss of momentum, it is crucial to deploy an effective financial inclusion pandemic crisis management taskforce (FIPCMT). Find out more in this policy note.
Leaders’ perspectives


Executive Director Reflections


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