Nigerian bank partners with gas station chain to service nation’s unbanked
A popular gas station chain in Nigeria is allowing banking services in is stations with the target market being the nation’s large percentage of unbanked. Ejiofor Alike has the details.
India using post offices to serve its unbanked
High penetration rates in rural areas has led the Indian government to explore providing financial services through them. Where have we heard this before? Charon Singh with analysis.
Aussie big bank claims rebuffed
Australia’s big banks are claiming higher capital mandates against them are too restrictive. Enter a Moody’s report which states Australia’s mandates are among the least restrictive. Oops. Michael Bennet explains.
Political gamesmanship threatens NC equity crowdfunding bill
Even though the crowdfunding bill is ready to move ahead, legislators in North Carolina do not seem in a rush. JD Alois explains why.
Fundable and Staples create crowdfunding contest
Business crowdfunding platform Fundable and office supply chain Staples are partnering on a crowdfunding contest with a valuable prize – shelf space and exposure in Staples stores and on their website. Learn more here.