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EFIN is joining Finance-Watch

Making finance serve all European Financial Inclusion Network members join Finance Watch Brussels, 13 June 2018 – Finance Watch, the independent non-profit organisation that defends the public interest in financial reform and regulation, today welcomed 15 financial inclusion specialists as new Associate Members. The new Associate Members – all members of the European Financial Inclusion [...]

By | June 14th, 2018|A migrer - articles, Events, Hot Topics, Non classé, Reading Room, Uncategorized, We Advocate, We Disseminate, We Research|Comments Off on EFIN is joining Finance-Watch

Call for tenders : Saving behaviors of low-income households in Europe

CALL FOR TENDERS The Observatoire de l'Epargne Européenne is currently seeking out contracts for the realization of Européen research projects on the following themes that were selected by its Scientific Committee:  Theme 1:  Optimal lifecycle saving for retirement Theme 2:  Saving behaviors of low-income households in Europe Funding offered by the OEE is generally between [...]

By | June 6th, 2018|Events, Hot Topics, Non classé|Comments Off on Call for tenders : Saving behaviors of low-income households in Europe

COFACE Expert meeting on the Danish Mortgage Model

COFACE Expert meeting on the Danish Mortgage Model (click here to access Coface website) Joint meeting between COFACE Families Europe and Finans Danmark: “Social Policy & Mortgage Lending – The Danish Mortgage Model in a European perspective” Copenhagen; Thursday 9th & Friday 10th November 2017 Meeting documents: Introduction to the Danish Mortgage Model and how [...]

By | November 29th, 2017|Events, Hot Topics, We Disseminate|Comments Off on COFACE Expert meeting on the Danish Mortgage Model

Big data and fintech: a solution for financial exclusion ?

The big event in October was the conference organized by EFIN, BEUC and CEPS-ECRI. It was a wide-ranging debate in which much was said not least about big data, the right to privacy, and the reality or otherwise of consents given by consumers. But what can be concluded in relation to the specific issue in [...]

By | November 8th, 2017|Events, We Disseminate|Comments Off on Big data and fintech: a solution for financial exclusion ?

REGISTER NOW! Big data and fintech: a solution to financial exclusion?

Big data and fintech: a solution to financial exclusion? Conference 17th October 2017, Brussels, co-organised by BEUC-ECRI-EFIN Place du Congrès, 1 – 1000 Brussels The conference will explore, from the perspective of financial inclusion, the potential risks and benefits of big data and fintech for citizens. The underlying question is whether regulators should take action [...]

By | October 3rd, 2017|Events, Hot Topics, We Disseminate|Comments Off on REGISTER NOW! Big data and fintech: a solution to financial exclusion?

INVITATION 27/9: A strong Pillar of Social Rights for the economic & social progress of Europe

A strong Pillar of Social Rights for the economic and social progress of Europe: A common ambition of workers, enterprises and civil society organisations Wednesday 27th September from 3pm to 4pm in the European Parliament (room P3C050). SEE co-organises this event together with the European Confederation of Industrial and Services Cooperatives (CECOP-CICOPA Europe), the European Movement [...]

By | September 20th, 2017|Events, Non classé|Comments Off on INVITATION 27/9: A strong Pillar of Social Rights for the economic & social progress of Europe

Meeting between French savings banks and UK Cooperatives

On 5th July, a meeting to build bridges between the French and English practices has been set up by The French Savings Banks Federation. Paul. A. Jones (Research Unit for Financial Inclusion - member of EFIN) and EFIN representative have been invited together with Nick Money (Director of the Centre for Cooperative Finance Europe) to [...]

By | August 9th, 2017|Events, We Disseminate|Comments Off on Meeting between French savings banks and UK Cooperatives

Fight against over-Indebtedness: a co-creative approach in Luxembourg

    During a full working day, a large range of stakeholders involved in the fight against Over-Indebtedness to identify, priorities, actions and collaborations to implement an holistic answer to this complex issue. EFIN support very much this type of initiative, has presented some figures on Luxembourg reality. Crésus (French debt advise network) took also [...]

By | August 8th, 2017|Events, We Advocate, We Disseminate|Comments Off on Fight against over-Indebtedness: a co-creative approach in Luxembourg

SAVE THE DATE – 17 Oct – Bigdata-Fintech & Financial exclusion

Conference 17th October 2017, Brussels, co-organised by ECRI-EFIN-BEUC Place du Congrès, 1 – 1000 Brussels The aim of the conference is to explore both the potential risks and the potential benefits for everyone in society of major innovations in financial services products and delivery systems. The underlying question is whether the regulator should act in [...]

By | August 7th, 2017|Events, Hot Topics, We Disseminate|Comments Off on SAVE THE DATE – 17 Oct – Bigdata-Fintech & Financial exclusion

2017 MFC Innovation Award: Submission deadline extended!

The MFC Innovation Award acknowledges new trends in optimizing business processes through the Digitalization for a Connected World. All organizations in the ECA region that significantly contribute to financial inclusion, society and improving peoples’ lives through their daily business are invited to submit their application for the MFC Innovation Award by 10 September 2017. Apply [...]

By | July 24th, 2017|Events, Hot Topics|Comments Off on 2017 MFC Innovation Award: Submission deadline extended!