Expanding African women’s access to financial services

PUBLISHED: Fri, 11 Aug 2017 14:47:37 GMT

Research shows that most women in East Africa start their businesses with savings. More than 60 per cent of them have never applied for a loan because of the lack of trust in the financial system. CNBC Africa’s Fifi Peters spoke with delegates attending the Women Advancing Africa Forum about how better to drive financial inclusion of women in Africa.

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