6 Stories by AVL

PODCAST: Time to shine for innovative fintech lenders

AVL’s new podcast series features industry leaders discussing the impact of COVID-19 on their work. This episode features Jacob Haar, the Managing Partner at...
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In a no-touch world, tech can’t leave low-income people behind

Inclusive fintech has always had to find a balance between tech and human touch, but the global pandemic is shifting that balance, writes Accion...
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Your support can help continue building a financially inclusive world

Accion’s work to build inclusive, resilient communities through access to quality financial services, including credit, savings, and insurance, is more critical than ever. Accion...
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This new app has a winning formula to help Nigerian small businesses tackle a major challenge

An interview with the founder of Flex Finance, a Nigerian app for micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs). Flex Finance which won AVL’s fintech...
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Product Testing: A Guide to Getting Started

This product testing guide by Accion Venture Lab is made for early-stage fintech companies who want to test, evaluate, and implement new ideas.   Companies...
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2020 and beyond: What’s next for fintech innovation in Latin America

AVL’s new investment officer for Latin America shares insights into the trends shaping the fintech and financial inclusion in the region. These trends have...
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