September 16, 2019
Having already implemented an award-winning national financial education programme for the Fiji school system, the Pacific Financial Inclusion Programme (PFIP) piloted a new financial education model, working with young adults. The Regional FinEd Implementation initiative targets technical and vocational training institutions (TVETs) to produce labour market-ready graduates, who are better equipped to deal with financial decision-making.
August 23, 2019
The main objective of this Innovation Challenge was to derisk the entry of ASEAN based Fintechs into the Pacific region. Fintechs who can provide proven solutions for the challenges faced on the ground by PFIP’s four selected private sector partners in the Pacific.
July 19, 2019
While some people may think that InsurTech has not yet reached the shores of the Pacific, a recent survey amongst insurance providers in the Pacific shows that some of these companies are at the forefront of these trends.
April 17, 2019
In search for epiphany? By Bram Peters Innovation, and especially digital innovation is a subject that keeps many people busy in their professional lives and I am one of them. In my case it is all about innovation in digital financial services. This ranges from fintech, to biometric authentication, eKYC, mobile enabled credit solutions, sandbox...
March 27, 2019
The key to making a product profitable is uptake and usage. This same principle applies to youSave, a micropension product for Solomon Islanders working in the informal sector. It is essential that youSave clients can easily make deposits into their long-term savings. youSave was developed by the Solomon Islands National Provident Fund (SINPF) with support of the Pacific Financial Inclusion Programme (PFIP).