Posts by Leora Klapper and Karina Broens Nielsen
10 Key Takeaways from the 2014 Global Findex Survey: Highlights from the World Bank’s treasure trove of financial inclusion data
How many adults in the world have a bank account? How do people save, borrow, and manage financial risk? How is mobile money shaking up the financial inclusion world? The World Bank’s newly released Global Findex attempts to answer those questions, drawing from a database of 800 indicators, based on surveys with almost 150,000 people in 143 economies. CGAP presents 10 takeaways from the report.