New standards to protect nation’s unbanked
America’s unbanked and underbanked often pay exorbitant fees for the services they do access. New banking standards will hopefully address that, writes Sheryl Nance-Nash.
Financial inclusion a $380B banking opportunity: study
Microloans and attracting the unbanked and underbanked represent a $380 billion market for banks, a new study finds. Ranjani Ayyar reports.
Canadian mosque hit by arson raises $48K through crowdfunding
A Peterborough, Ontario mosque damaged by arson early Saturday has raised $48,000 through a crowdfunding campaign. Learn more here.
Millennials conflicted on personal finance: study
Millennials display different borrowing habits than previous generations. Many are also largely unaware of their credit situation. Learn more here.
UAE SME portal delivers $6.8 M in first year
Beehive has provided funding to 48 startups in its first year. Sarah Townsend reports.