Accion International urges India’s Reserve Bank to allow financial access to the physically disadvantaged

Friday, December 6, 2013

The committee on Comprehensive Financial Services for Small Businesses and Low-Income Households headed by RBI board member Nachiket Mor should consider it seriously in its recommendations according to Elisabeth Rhyne, Managing Director, Centre For Financial Inclusion, Accion International, a Washington DC based think tank.

The Reserve Bank has appointed the committee to look into ways to improve the level of financial inclusion in the country as soon as Raghuram Rajan, the finance ministry economic advisor took charge as governor at the central bank.

Source: The Economic Times (link opens in a new window)

financial inclusion, microfinance