Economy, Opinion, StrategyAugust 16, 2019

The Role of Islamic Finance in Achieving the SDGs
–The following is an extract from the Unlocking Investment and Finance in Emerging Markets and Developing Economies (EMDEs) World Bank program –Building Robust Financial Markets and Institutions in EMDEs presented by Zamir Iqbal Islamic development bank is a multi-lateral Development Bank established in it has fifty seven member countries predominantly Muslim countries members of OIC.

Economy, Opinion, StrategyAugust 15, 2019

2 Billion Adults Worldwide Do Not Have Access to Formal Financial Services
–The following is an extract from the Unlocking Investment and Finance in Emerging Markets and Developing Economies (EMDEs) World Bank program –Building Robust Financial Markets and Institutions in EMDEs presented by Douglas Pearce My name is Douglas Pearce and I am the Global Lead for financial inclusion. I work in the financial markets global practice. […]

Economy, Opinion, StrategyAugust 15, 2019

Opportunities for Economic Transformation in Africa
–The following is an extract from the Unlocking Investment and Finance in Emerging Markets and Developing Economies (EMDEs) World Bank program —Building Robust Financial Markets and Institutions in EMDEs presented by  Dr. K.Y. Amoako You know that to me the SDGs it is imperative for Africa to maintain a sharp focus on economic transformation. By […]

Economy, Opinion, StrategyAugust 14, 2019

The Investor Revolution
–The following is an extract from the Unlocking Investment and Finance in Emerging Markets and Developing Economies (EMDEs) World Bank program –Building Robust Financial Markets and Institutions in EMDEs presented by Svetlana Klimenko The role is changing rapidly as profound shifts in today politics technology demographics and climate have raised the stakes for policy makers. […

Economy, Opinion, StrategyAugust 13, 2019

A Survey of Global Institutional Investors
–-Building Robust Financial Markets and Institutions in EMDEs presented by  Eric Bouyé A high level investment forum took place on 20th November 2018 in Buenos Aires hosted by the president of Argentina check out of the G20 and co-organized with the World Bank group. The forum brought together leaders from the public sector and the […]

Economy, Opinion, StrategyAugust 12, 2019

Lessons From Korea with Developing its Capital Market
–The following is an extract from the Unlocking Investment and Finance in Emerging Markets and Developing Economies (EMDEs) World Bank program –Building Robust Financial Markets and Institutions in EMDEs presented by  Jaeheung Park Capital markets provide an important channel of long term financing for the real economy. They are also helpful to locate risk and […]

Economy, Opinion, StrategyAugust 9, 2019

The World Bank Group’s Support for Capital Markets Development
–The following is an extract from the Unlocking Investment and Finance in Emerging Markets and Developing Economies (EMDEs) World Bank program –Building Robust Financial Markets and Institutions in EMDEs presented by Ana Fiorella Carvajal The importance of capital markets development for the sustainable development goals or SDGS is clear there are huge financing gap in […]

Economy, Opinion, StrategyAugust 8, 2019

Why the SDGs are important to Zambia over the next decade
When President Paul Kagame touched down on Zambian soil to launch the Sustainable Development Goals centre for Southern Africa in Lusaka on Wednesday 7th August, it was the culmination of months of preparation for what would be an important event for the country and the region. Prior to this significant day was two important summits. […]

Economy, Opinion, StrategyAugust 5, 2019

How to Assess Investment Opportunities in Private Equity
–Unlocking Private Finance and Investment in EMDEs with Vipul Bhagat Hello my name is Vipul Bhagat. I work at the international finance corporation or IFC assist organization of the World Bank and member of the group which is the largest development financial institution or DFI focused exclusively on the private sector in developing countries. With […]

Economy, Opinion, StrategyAugust 2, 2019

Private Sector Development
–Unlocking Private Finance and Investment in EMDEs with Sir Suma Chakrabarti MDBs it in a large in terms of the SDGs really the thing we’ve got to do is make sure we deliver them part of that’s my money about finance of course the part that is just about being much more creative more innovative. […]