Diversity and financial inclusion in the financial sector
Access to financial products and services is a crucial factor in ensuring greater equality and diversity in the financial sector. This roundtable, co-hosted by OMFIF’s Sustainable Policy Institute and EDGE Certification, discusses developments in inclusive financial tools, products and digital services. Speakers examine the role of policy-makers, multilateral institutions and regulation in driving financial inclusion, reducing poverty and improving sustainability in investments and services.
Mahesh Uttamchandani, Practice Manager, Finance, Competitiveness & Innovation Global Practice, World Bank
David Pritchett, Managing Director, EDGE Certified Foundation
Neelu Agarwal, First Diversity Equity and Inclusion Lead, PRA, Bank of England
16:30 – 17:30 (London)
11:30 – 12:30 (New York)
This discussion is part of the OMFIF Sustainable Policy Institute. The SPI is a high level community which brings together central banks, sovereign funds, public pension funds, and their counterparts in asset management, banking and professional services to explore policy, regulatory and investment challenges posed by environmental, social and governance themes. See more information on OMFIF’s SPI here.
You can find the Gender Balance Index 2020 here.