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Insights from the World Bank's 2017 Global Findex Database

April 24, 2018

In a Devex article featuring Better Than Cash Alliance, Pula, and the Global Findex, Tilman Ehrbeck shared insights on formal and informal financial services for the unbanked population.

“For those 1.7 billion unbanked, they live very active informal financial lives; they have to. And they are very smart about that,” Tilman Ehrbeck explained. “The moment a service is available to them that truly is helpful, they will use it. And that has been our experience all along.”

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