Indicus has a very strong base in financial inclusion policy work, with white papers, policy briefs and op-eds since 2006. Our team has brought out stellar policy pieces and op-eds on addressing the challenges in achieving universal financial inclusion in India. We have worked with organizations ranging from the Reserve Bank of India, Ministry of Finance, Gates Foundation, Visa International, IAMAI and many others to help further the cause of making financial services accessible to the masses.
Since 2011, the Indicus Centre for Financial Inclusion has regularly disseminated policy briefs on topical themes. Some of the policy briefs that have made an impact in policy circles include: Service Quality Standards in Telecom Connectivity for Financial Inclusion Policy Brief November, 2015; Operationalising Payments Banks for Inclusion Policy Brief August, 2014; Financial Inclusion- Two priorities for India's New Government Policy Brief June, 2014 and Leveraging Aadhaar Authentication Protocols to Address Systemic Risks in Financial Inclusion Policy Brief August, 2013
IN THE MEDIA
The latest op-eds from ICFI:
Why Centre will have to devise a comprehensive Aadhaar Bill and not a money bill to address challenges - Financial Express, 26 May 2017
Payments banks in uncharted territory - Mint, 29 November 2016
Better regulation for a less-cash economy - Mint, 15 November 2016
The monthly news mailer Financial Inclusion: News and Views documents the latest news and views in the financial inclusion space, to provide a knowledge base that will help build understanding around how to accelerate the poor’s access to high-quality financial services.Read More