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Savings Count: Trends in access, use and the ecosystem of savings in Sub-Saharan Africa

The consistent use of financial services can help the world’s poorest people better manage risks, step out of poverty and build a better life. There is strong evidence that savings are a…

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Could new platform transform national savings culture in Rwanda?

SAVE, a digital platform developed by Exuus, empowers Savings Groups through digital recordkeeping, centralized credit scoring, and access to formal financial services.

September 18, 2018

FAO calls for inclusion of refugees in national development agenda in Uganda

A new report by the Food and Agriculture Organization has called upon he government of Uganda to identify opportunities that will improve the self-reliance of refugees, including Savings Groups.

September 18, 2018

Stokvels: How informal mechanisms create wealth and access to credit

Research by FinMark Trust and SaveAct in South Africa demonstrates that Savings Groups and Stokvels have far reaching social consequences that extend beyond economic benefits.

September 18, 2018

If banks don't innovate, others will take over

Governor of Bank of Zambia calls on financial services industry to reach out to Savings Groups.

August 27, 2018

Are Savings Groups for Vulnerable Populations a Good Idea?

Microfinance Gateway discusses what works and what doesn’t when tailoring savings groups to serve vulnerable populations.

August 27, 2018

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