REPORT: Unlocking the Promise of (Big) Data to Promote Financial Inclusion
March 24, 2017
“Real innovation sits where it looks the least glamorous and is the most painful.”
– Ben Knelman, CEO of Juntos
Earlier this month, Juntos’ work with financial service providers (FSPs) was highlighted in a report centering on the role of data in financial inclusion. The report specifically mentions Juntos’ customer segmentation and customer engagement strategies.
According to Next Billion: “‘Unlocking the Promise of (Big) Data to Promote Financial Inclusion‘ [aims] to provide financial services providers with ‘actionable insights and first steps’ on how to better use big data to boost financial inclusion. The report, developed with the support of the Citi Foundation, points out a remaining gap between the vision and reality of leveraging this data. Its approach to bridging this gap was summed up memorably in a quote from Ben Knelman of Juntos Finanzas: ‘Real innovation sits where it looks the least glamorous and is the most painful.'”
Find the full report here.