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South African Reserve Bank resists temptation to cut

Tellimer Research Patrick Curran @ Tellimer Research
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21 January 2021

The key regulatory challenges fintechs face

Rahul Shah 19 January 2021

Jobs matter more than votes: ESG pointers from Tunisia and Lebanon

Hasnain Malik 18 January 2021

Digital lenders: Strong growth prospects driven by improving financial inclusion

Rohit Kumar 14 January 2021

The key factors limiting fintech growth

Rahul Shah 11 January 2021
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Digital insurance: a niche fintech segment with plenty of growth potential

Insurtech is a relatively underdeveloped segment within the fintech mix, accounting for just 7% of all fintech firms (ranging from 11% of the fintech universe in India to just 5% in Mexico). Market dynamics and distribution capacity are the majorgrow...
Tellimer Research Rahul Shah
Rahul Shah @ Tellimer Research 22 January 2021
Digital insurance: A niche fintech segment with plenty of growth potential
Digital insurance: A niche fintech segment with plenty of growth potential

South Africa resists temptation to cut rates

Today, theSARB’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC)opted to hold rates at 3.5%, with three members voting to hold versus two who preferred a 25bps cut (the same split as the last meeting on 19 November). The government has initiated another "Level 3" lo...
Tellimer Research Patrick Curran
Patrick Curran @ Tellimer Research 21 January 2021
South African Reserve Bank resists temptation to cut
South African Reserve Bank resists temptation to cut

The impact of new WhatsApp privacy rules

What impact will a privacy policy change have on users of WhatsApp? As WhatsApp is an unregulated platform, several firms have already banned its use in the workplace, conscious that end-to-end encryption means chats cannot easily be monitored by com...
Refinitiv Perspectives
Refinitiv Perspectives 19 January 2021

The key regulatory challenges fintechs face

Consumer/data protection is the top regulatory challenge cited by fintechs. By product, consumer/data protection regulations are a key hurdle for fintechs operating in the payments, lending and investech segments. By country, incumbents in India, Chi...
Tellimer Research Rahul Shah
Rahul Shah @ Tellimer Research 19 January 2021
The key regulatory challenges fintechs face
The key regulatory challenges fintechs face

Jobs matter more than votes: ESG pointers from Tunisia and Lebanon

Most would agree that economic stress, and specifically unemployment, breeds populism, and in extreme cases, radicalisation and insecurity. It is the EM echo of the message from Bill Clinton's 1992 election strategist James Carville, "It's the econom...
Tellimer Research Hasnain Malik
Hasnain Malik @ Tellimer Research 18 January 2021
Jobs matter more than votes: ESG pointers from Tunisia and Lebanon
Jobs matter more than votes: ESG pointers from Tunisia and Lebanon

Digital lenders: Strong growth prospects driven by improving financial inclusion

This report, part of our series on the risks and opportunities in the emerging markets fintech space, focuses on lending fintechs. The most important factors driving these firms' success to date include product quality, targeting the unbanked and fun...
Tellimer Research Rohit Kumar
Rohit Kumar @ Tellimer Research 14 January 2021
Digital lenders: Strong growth prospects driven by improving financial inclusion
Digital lenders: Strong growth prospects driven by improving financial inclusion