Essays about: "financial inclusion"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 85 essays containing the words financial inclusion.

  1. 1. FIDUCIARY DUTY AND ESG CONSIDERATIONS – ARE THEY COMPATIBLE? A case study on institutional investors and their commitment to the Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Jenny Asplund; William Samadzadehaghdam; [2020-07-01]
    Keywords : SRI; Fiduciary duty; ESG; Institutional investors; Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance; Shareholder engagement;

    Abstract : MSc in Accounting and Financial Management.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Bridging the Gap between Formal and Informal Finance

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Heidi Uitto; [2020]
    Keywords : financial inclusion; propensity to save; informal finance; development; gender; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Financial inclusion, defined as access and usage of formal financial services, has several positive micro and macro-level socio-economic implications. Due to decades of vigorous policies aiming at lowering barriers to formal finance, 80 percent of Indians now own a bank account. However, there is a significant gap between account take up and usage. READ MORE

  3. 3. Make Banking Simple Again : A multiple case-study about the internationalization of the largest online retail banks in Europe

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Sandro Lehmann; Anna Nilsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Online Bank; Retail Banking; Fintech; Internationalization; Financial Inclusion;

    Abstract : Digitalization is increasing in our society and continues to move in that direction. The shift from traditional banks to online banks is becoming more popular, and with an online bank, the international markets open. Although previous research about internationalization exists, there is no in-depth research on the specific topic of online banks. READ MORE

  4. 4. An analysis of the Swedish web accessibility law through two public sector websites : A comparative study on the Student Financial Aid,and the Public Employment Service.

    University essay from Jönköping University/Tekniska Högskolan; Jönköping University/Tekniska Högskolan

    Author : Linnéa Johnsson; Anna Wiman; [2020]
    Keywords : Web accessibility; Web inclusion; Web exclusion; WCAG;

    Abstract : Purpose  The purpose of this study was to investigate how well the law on accessibility is implemented, to find what implications there might be when accessing a website, and to find out how well a website needs to be adapted for it to be accessible. Method  The researchers made a comparative study between the Swedish public sector desktop websites, the Student Financial Aid and the Public Employment Service. READ MORE

  5. 5. Sustainable Investments : Sustainability reporting from the institutionalinvestors point of view

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.); KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.)

    Author : Sofia Blomström; Sofie Bokfors; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainability reporting; non-financial reporting; ESG; institutional investors; financial policy; Hållbarhetsrapportering; icke-finansiell rapportering; ESG; institutionella investerare; finanspolicy;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the type of Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) information that institutional investors seek when making and monitoring investment decisions, as well as the possibilities for this information to be presented in sustainability reports. As a basis, twelve semi-structured interviews were conducted with Swedish state institutional fund holders in the category regions and municipalities. READ MORE