Trials show how universal basic income performs in both stable and volatile settings but alternative and adjacent policy ideas need serious exploration.
A new set of principles offers a vision that makes digital inclusion a natural outcome of an innovative and competitive financial system.
DeFi refers to financial services that operate entirely on blockchain networks, rather than through intermediaries like banks.
Policy-makers must work with industry to avoid the impact of premature regulation. Here's how caution, collaboration and neutrality are key to ensuring the most effective outcomes.
Over $58 billion USD is now locked in blockchain-based decentralized finance (DeFi). Join this issue briefing to hear from experts on the future of DeFi.
ESG investors see progress on net-zero commitments, biodiversity, sustainable transportation, and social justice and equality but greenwashing is a concern.
International and national action can close the legal loopholes that allow cryptocurrency crime to flourish, protecting investors and financial systems.
The transaction banking industry is beginning to see decentralized finance's potential to overhaul present processes which can increase liquidity for SMEs.
Catherine Schenk, Professor of Economic and Social History at the University of Oxford, looks at the role of history in informing policy responses.
Since launching its green bond in 2017, Enel has accelerated its sustainable investments, working towards climate-related sustainable development goals.
Sustainable finance is the practice of taking environmental, social, and governance (ESG) considerations into account when making investment decisions.
130 countries, representing 90% of global GDP, have backed plans to introduce a minimum global corporate tax rate, in talks hosted by the OECD.
Around the world, 1.7 billion people still lack access to a formal bank account. Innovations, such as AI, are helping to increase financial inclusion.
Sida and UNCDF are working with regulators to harmonise different rules governing remittances and to create coherent frameworks to support this finance.