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Kenya Financial Diaries: Executive summary

http://fsdkenya.org/publication/the-kenya-financial-diaries-executive-summary/

How do poor Kenyans manage their money? This executive summary synthesizes the key findings of the 2012-13 Kenya Financial Diaires project that looked very closely at the ways in which low-income Kenyans earned, spent, saved, borrowed and invested over the course of a year. The data from the project paint a rich picture of the […]

Posted: August 1, 2014
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The annual FSD Kenya lectures on financial inclusion

http://fsdkenya.org/annual-lecture/

Over the past 10 years, FSD Kenya has worked to support the development of financial inclusion in Kenya. In 2015, we launched a series of annual public lectures on financial inclusion.  Our aim is to stimulate debate on this subject and its place in the long-term vision for the financial sector in Kenya. The 3rd FSD […]

Posted: February 13, 2017
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Studying shocks to identify opportunities for financial service providers

http://fsdkenya.org/blog/studying-shocks-to-identify-opportunities-for-financial-service-providers/

 “Maisha ni kung’ang’ana tu” (life is a struggle) Diversification of risk, not putting your eggs in one basket, hustling – whichever word or phrase you use, Robert, a boda boda (motorcycle taxi) rider, embodies this spirit. How do people deal with shocks in their lives? How do they survive when their income is not enough […]

Posted: January 25, 2017
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The 2nd FSD Kenya annual lecture on financial inclusion

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Rafe Mazer's presentation on competition and consumer protection in Kenya

Posted: December 9, 2016
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Policy expert welcomes new era for financial sector innovation

http://fsdkenya.org/news/policy-expert-welcomes-new-era-for-financial-sector-innovation/

Kenya’s annual financial inclusion lecture sets out how to protect consumers and drive growth in financial services

Posted: December 9, 2016
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FinAccess 2016 financial service importance tool

http://fsdkenya.org/data-visualization/finaccess-2016-importance/

Which financial services are perceived to be the most important to Kenyans, and why? This interactive heat map draws from the 2016 FinAccess household survey and displays the percentage of people using a range of financial services, the percentage of users who cited that financial service as their most important and the distribution of reasons […]

Posted: November 17, 2016
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Informal vs formal: The need for financial services to complement, not compete

http://fsdkenya.org/blog/informal-vs-formal-the-need-for-financial-services-to-complement-not-compete/

Our third "Field Friday" exercise reveals lessons for formal financial service providers to learn from informal services.

Posted: October 28, 2016
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Using non-financial services to help banks and businesses build better relationships

http://fsdkenya.org/blog/using-non-financial-services-to-help-banks-and-businesses-build-better-relationships/

How the use of non-financial services can help bankers deliver effective financing.

Posted: October 13, 2016
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A buck short: What Financial Diaries tell us about building financial services that matter to low-income women

http://fsdkenya.org/publication/a-buck-short-what-financial-diaries-tell-us-about-building-financial-services-that-matter-to-low-income-women/

What Financial Diaries tell us about building financial services that matter to low-income women

Posted: October 6, 2016
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Do central banks have a role in financial inclusion?

http://fsdkenya.org/publication/do-central-banks-have-a-role-in-financial-inclusion/

We certainly think so!

Posted: October 6, 2016