Latin American Banks' Push for Inclusion

Joelson, Daniel
August 2007
Bank Technology News;Aug2007, Vol. 20 Issue 8, p18
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the move of financial institutions across Latin America to launch technological initiatives to serve the huge underbanked population. In Mexico, Banco Ahorro Famsa is offering banking services in retail stores through full-service branches and kiosks. The Mexican government's drive to enhance banking services to the less privileged has resulted in the initiative known as boletazo that aims to entice the underbanked to transact at point-of-sale (POS) terminals.


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