2bn adults have no access to financial services worldwide

PUBLISHED: Mon, 13 Nov 2017 15:17:10 GMT

According to research done by the World Bank in 2014 an estimated 2 billion working-age adults globally have no access to the types of formal financial services delivered by regulated financial institutions that wealthier people rely on.

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