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Financial Inclusion not Exclusion: Managing De-Risking

October 07, 2016 | 15:00 ET, 19:00 GMT

Financial inclusion has emerged as a critical development challenge.

Fintech innovation and successes from emerging countries and the private sector show tangible progress toward Universal Financial Access 2020.

But de-risking, where global financial institutions are restricting relationships with remittance companies and certain local banks because of perceived anti-money laundering risks, is undermining these efforts.

Join us LIVE to hear about emerging countries’ innovative approaches toward financial inclusion and learn how countries can manage de-risking.

Speakers

Secretary of the Treasury, United States

Governor of the People’s Bank of China

President , Financial Action Task Force (FATF)

UN Secretary-General’s Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance for Development

Union Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs, India

Anchor, Bloomberg Television, London

Minister of Finance, Indonesia

World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim on October 24, 2013 in Washington DC. Photo © Dominic Chavez/World Bank

President, World Bank Group