September 27th, 2019Global Dialogue on Regulatory Approaches for Inclusive FinTech 27 September 2019 Prague, Czech Republic Closing statement by Oldřich Dědek, Czech National Bank Board Member Ladies and Gentlemen, I would like to thank you for attending this conference for which the Czech National Bank gladly provided this Congress Centre. All speakers also deserve my thanks. I am convinced that the discussion was rich and thought-provoking and contributed to further understanding of the topics discussed.
September 27th, 2019We are now witnessing a global convergence of policy and regulatory solutions in the financial inclusion and financial technology (FinTech) space. Such solutions are designed to respond to emerging major public policy challenges that resonate for both developing and developed countries alike and break down traditional distinctions between developed and developing country policy concerns.
September 12th, 2019It is my pleasure and honor to welcome you all to Rwanda, for the 11th AFI Global Policy Forum. I hope you have enjoyed and continue enjoying your stay in this beautiful land of a thousand smiles.
September 12th, 2019Emerging patterns of user behavior and demand for digital services among the youth segment are creating new challenges for most financial and consumer protection regulators. There is a need to invest more into financial literacy, as well as innovation in how financial education is delivered to the young through new digital channels.
BP-AFI Member Training on Financial Education - Opening Remarks from Dr. Luís Máximo dos Santos, Vice Governor of Banco de Portugal
July 2nd, 2019This course is also a further reflection of the long history of cooperation between the BCPLP and will certainly allow an in-depth sharing of experiences on financial education strategies ...
BNM-AFI Member Training on Digitizing Financial Inclusion - Opening remarks from Norbert Mumba, AFI Deputy Executive Director
July 1st, 2019AFI provides a range of services to its members, capacity building being a critical and a preferred one. The demand for training has always been high, but has been increasing. And when we received the response to this training, it surely was over whelming ...
June 13th, 2019Today, the National Bank of the Republic of Belarus, together with the Alliance for Financial Inclusion, has the honor to open the 3rd High-Level Forum of the Regional Initiative of Eastern Europe and Central Asia.
Pacific Islands Regional Initiative (PIRI) - Opening remarks from Norbert Mumba, AFI Deputy Executive Director
June 5th, 2019The Central Bank of Solomon Islands has been a principal member of the Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI) since 2009 and has been actively participating in working groups and regional initiatives on topics such as financial inclusion data, SME financing and consumer protection.
Pacific Islands Regional Initiative (PIRI) - Opening remarks from Governor Simeon Athy, Reserve Bank of Vanuatu (RBV) and Chairman PIRI
June 5th, 2019It is my pleasure, as Chair of the Pacific Islands Regional Initiative (PIRI) of the Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI), to welcome you all to the 5th PIRI High Level Meeting in this beautiful Heritage Park in Honiara, Solomon Islands.
"Building a FinTech Platform for Seychelles" Workshop - Opening remarks from Vincent Meriton, VP of the Republic of Seychelles
May 9th, 2019The dialogue and interactions that will unfold over the next three days will undoubtedly help to chart the way for us to identify the opportunities, as we endeavour to build a Fintech platform for Seychelles ...