November 2011 Highlights

Download MABS November 2011 Highlights . .

RBAP-MABS Outlines Financial Education for Branchless Banking During the 8th Citi-Financial Times Financial Education Summit

The 8th Citi-Financial Times (FT) Financial Education Summit, the most established annual international forum on financial literacy, was held on November 28-29, 2011 in Jakarta, Indonesia. With the theme “Empowering the Disadvantaged: Inclusive and Innovative Approaches to Financial Capability”, the Summit focused on how to increase the uptake of financial education initiatives at grassroots levels [...]

Smarter than a smartphone?

FinanceAsia – Mobile telephone capabilities may have come a long way since the days of the brick-size device, but how much can they really change banking? Communicating through radio link has come a long way since World War II. With voice calls, text messages, mobile internet access and built-in cameras, today’s smartphone is already a [...]

RBAP-MABS to share experiences during the Citi-FT Financial Education Summit 2011

The 8th Citi – Financial Times Financial Education Summit with its theme Empowering the Disadvantaged: Inclusive and Innovative Approaches to Financial Capability will be held on November 28-29 in Jakarta, Indonesia.  The USAID-supported RBAP-MABS program is proud to be asked to share experiences in providing financial education to encourage the adoption of mobile phone banking [...]