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So near yet so far? Assessing the 90-day permit for Zimbabwe...

This study was conducted by the Centre for Financial Regulation and Inclusion (Cenfri) on behalf of the FinMark Trust (www.finmark.org.za). It was initiated in line with the FinMark Trust’s mandate, that is, to promote regional financial inclusion and integration within SADC. One area where financial inclusion is particularly low, as highlighted by FinMark’s discussion document […]

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Evaluation of retirement systems of countries within Souther...

This study examined the retirement systems of all countries in the SADC region with a view to drawing lessons from their experiences in addressing old age provision both from government pension schemes and informal mechanisms developed by their communities. Pension systems and long term savings of a nation’s citizens provide the prospect of a secure […]

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Evaluation of retirement systems of countries within Souther...

This study examined the retirement systems in Swaziland with a view to drawing lessons from their experiences in addressing old age provision both from government pension schemes and informal mechanisms developed by their communities. Pension systems and long term savings of a nation’s citizens provide the prospect of a secure retirement and the support of […]

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Evaluation of retirement systems of countries within Souther...

This study examined the retirement systems of Mozambique with a view to drawing lessons from their experiences in addressing old age provision both from government pension schemes and informal mechanisms developed by their communities. Pension systems and long term savings of a nation’s citizens provide the prospect of a secure retirement and the support of […]

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Evaluation of retirement systems of countries within Souther...

This study examined the retirement systems of Namibia with a view to drawing lessons from their experiences in addressing old age provision both from government pension schemes and informal mechanisms developed by their communities. Pension systems and long term savings of a nation’s citizens provide the prospect of a secure retirement and the support of […]

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Evaluation of retirement systems of countries within Souther...

This study examined the retirement systems of Seychelles with a view to drawing lessons from their experiences in addressing old age provision both from government pension schemes and informal mechanisms developed by their communities. Pension systems and long term savings of a nation’s citizens provide the prospect of a secure retirement and the support of […]

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Evaluation of retirement systems of countries within Souther...

This study examined the retirement systems of Madagascar with a view to drawing lessons from their experiences in addressing old age provision both from government pension schemes and informal mechanisms developed by their communities. Pension systems and long term savings of a nation’s citizens provide the prospect of a secure retirement and the support of […]

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Evaluation of retirement systems of countries within Souther...

This study examined the retirement systems of Angola with a view to drawing lessons from their experiences in addressing old age provision both from government pension schemes and informal mechanisms developed by their communities. Pension systems and long term savings of a nation’s citizens provide the prospect of a secure retirement and the support of […]

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Evaluation of retirement systems of countries within Souther...

This study examined the retirement systems of Botswana with a view to drawing lessons from their experiences in addressing old age provision both from government pension schemes and informal mechanisms developed by their communities. Pension systems and long term savings of a nation’s citizens provide the prospect of a secure retirement and the support of […]

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Evaluation of retirement systems of countries within Souther...

This study examined the retirement systems of the DRC with a view to drawing lessons from their experiences in addressing old age provision both from government pension schemes and informal mechanisms developed by their communities. Pension systems and long term savings of a nation’s citizens provide the prospect of a secure retirement and the support […]

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Evaluation of retirement systems of countries within Souther...

This study examined the retirement systems of Malawi with a view to drawing lessons from their experiences in addressing old age provision both from government pension schemes and informal mechanisms developed by their communities. Pension systems and long term savings of a nation?s citizens provide the prospect of a secure retirement and the support of […]

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Evaluation of retirement systems of countries within Souther...

This study examined the retirement systems of Zambia with a view to drawing lessons from their experiences in addressing old age provision both from government pension schemes and informal mechanisms developed by their communities. Pension systems and long term savings of a nation’s citizens provide the prospect of a secure retirement and the support of […]

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Evaluation of retirement systems of countries within Souther...

This study examined the retirement systems of Zimbabwe with a view to drawing lessons from their experiences in addressing old age provision both from government pension schemes and informal mechanisms developed by their communities. Pension systems and long term savings of a nation’s citizens provide the prospect of a secure retirement and the support of […]

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Cash and carry understanding the Johannesburg-Zimbabwe remit...

This study, entitled the Zimbabwe Remittance Corridor Think Piece, was commissioned by the Centre for Financial Regulation and Inclusion (Cenfri), on behalf of the FinMark Trust, to sketch a picture of the remittances landscape in the Johannesburg-Zimbabwe corridor. The aim was to build an understanding of the dynamics of remittances sent to Zimbabwe and the drivers […]

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Survey on Demand for Financial Services in Botswana – ...

The FinScope 2009 study was undertaken with the specific objectives of profiling levels of access to financial services and benchmarking current usage of formal and informal financial services (transactions, savings, insurance and credit/loans). The stratified random sampling design was used to select a nationally representative sample of 1,400 which was weighted to the adult population. […]

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FinScope Uganda 2009 Final Report

FinScope studies are national geographic and demographic surveys on the demand for, access and usage of financial services. The studies cover the demand, usage and access to all types of financial institutions from commercial banks, village groups to informal financial facilities like borrowing from shops etc. These studies are carried out in Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, Nigeria, Ghana, Mozambique, […]

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