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FinScope Mozambique consumer survey 2014 highlights- English

The FinScope Consumer Survey Mozambique 2014 study is an initiative by the Ministry of Economy and Finance and FinMark Trust (FMT) co-funded by the Department for International Development (DFID). FMT which has undertaken a series of FinScope surveys across Africa and Asia over the past few years has provided technical assistance for the implementation of […]

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FinScope Nepal 2014 consumer survey

The Government of Nepal recognises the importance of a well-functioning financial sector as one of the key drivers in reducing inequality and poverty. However, challenges for financial inclusion in Nepal remain ubiquitous. Financial inclusion refers to universal access to a wide range of financial services for people who need them, provided by a diversity of […]

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Fact sheet – Financial inclusion in the SADC region

FinMark Trust is due to publish a book titled, “An excluded society? Financial inclusion in SADC through a FinScope lens”. The book includes cross-country comparisons of financial inclusion Indicators of 12 SADC countries using findings from the FinScope Consumer Surveys. This fact sheet contains a summary of the book and as such it provides key […]

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Shoprite Money Transfer

This cross-border money transfer project is the outcome of FinMark Trust continuous advocacy for cheaper official remittance channels in the SADC region. It is a result of intensive consultations with the South African Reserve Bank, Shoprite South Africa and Shoprite Lesotho, as well as Capital Bank in South Africa to provide the people of Lesotho […]

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Results of FinScope Consumer Survey DRC 2014-English

FinMark Trust released the results of its first FinScope Consumer DRC survey results on 26 March 2015 in Kinshasa. The FinScope Survey, developed by FinMark Trust, is a research tool to assess financial access in a country and to identify the constraints that prevent financial service providers from reaching the financially under- and unserved people. The […]

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FinScope Zimbabwe Consumer survey 2014

In order to develop policies that generates sustainable and inclusive growth and development, the Government requires evidence-based information on the financial sector and levels of financial inclusion. To achieve this goal, FinMark Trust in collaboration with relevant stakeholders embarked on a repeat FinScope survey which was conducted by Research Continental-Fonkom between July and September 2014. […]

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FinScope Swaziland 2014 consumer survey

The Government of Swaziland recognises the significant contribution of the financial services sector towards the overall economic and private sector growth. Financial institutions are challenged by the changing macro-economic contexts which require their transformation if they are to remain viable and sustainable. The Ministry of Finance established the Micro-Finance Unit (MFU) in September 2010 to […]

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FinScope Consumer Survey Mauritius 2014 – English broc...

FinMark Trust released the results of its first FinScope Consumer Mauritius 2014 survey results on 3 October 2014.  The Mauritius survey involved a range of stakeholders engaging in a comprehensive consultation process, thereby enriching the survey. To date, FinScope Consumer Surveys have been conducted in 19 countries including Mauritius. The survey was carried out under […]

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FinScope Malawi 2014 survey results brochure

FinScope Malawi is designed to involve a range of stakeholders engaging in a comprehensive consultation process, thereby enriching the survey and ensuring appropriateness and buy-in. The survey was carried out under the auspices of the Ministry of Finance and fully funded by FinMark Trust. A Steering Committee chaired by the Ministry of Finance was set […]

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FinScope South Africa 2014

Financial inclusion has gained recognition as one of the main pillars of the development agenda in South Africa and, plays a vital role in the on-going transformation and development of society. In its desire to improve the lives of people, through boosting economic growth, improving economic opportunities and reducing inequalities, the South African government has placed financial inclusion […]

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FinScope Survey Highlights Lao 2014

To measure and profile the levels of access to financial services by all adults in Laos (18 years and older), across income groups and other demographics, and making this information available for use by key stakeholders such as policy-makers, regulators, and financial service providers. Information provided by the survey helps extend the reach of financial […]

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FinScope Myanmar 2013 survey highlights

The FinScope Myanmar consumer survey was launched on 22 May 2014. MAP Myanmar represents a partnership between UNCDF, LIFT, Cenfri and FinMark Trust for the Development of a Strategic Framework for Financial Inclusion in Myanmar. The FinScope study was undertaken by Myanmar Survey Research (MSR), overseen by the MAP Steering Committee, chaired by MMSE and […]

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FinScope Thailand 2013 survey highlights

The objectives of the FinScope Thailand survey were to measure and profile the levels of access to financial services by all adults in Thailand, across income ranges and other demographics, and making this information available for use by key stakeholders such as policymakers, regulators, and financial service providers. Information provided by the survey helps extend […]

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FinScope Myanmar 2013

FinMark Trust, an independent trust based in Johannesburg, South Africa, was established in 2002, and is funded primarily by UKaid from the Department for International Development (DFID) through its Southern Africa office. FinMark Trust’s purpose is ‘Making financial markets work for the poor’. This is done by promoting financial inclusion and regional financial integration as well as institutional and organisational development, in […]

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FinScope Botswana 2009

This booklet provides an overview of access to financial services, especially banking services, in Botswana. It summarises the results of the FinScope Botswana 2009 survey of the demand for banking and other financial services. This survey followed an earlier FinScope carried out in 2004, which means that we have a chance to track changes in […]

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