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Curing a Social Disease with Art

  Marisol Pérez-Chow and Fernanda Cuadra are the founders of , a platform aimed at reducing the gender wealth gap for women in Mexico. They met while pursuing their...

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Will Cash Still Be King In A Post-Pandemic World?

Keeping the cash flowing when the ink won’t In his prolific career as a tattoo artist, Diego Mannino has seen the industry undergo many changes.  “I came up in...

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Africa’s Mobile Money Boom

In October, the US-based startup Stripe announced that it would be acquiring Paystack, a Nigerian payments platform. Everything about the transaction checked appropriate “synergy” boxes. Earlier in the year,...

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How Latin American Fintechs Tackle Income And Gender Inequality

This piece was originally published for Forbes. This is the final post in the series exploring how fintechs have tackled inequality. While part two examined how biases and systemic...

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All Is Fair In Mortgage Lending And Fintech?

This piece was originally published for Forbes. Have fintechs really bridged the inequality gap? This was the question presented in last week’s inaugural post, in an effort critically examine...

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Fintechs Were Supposed Improve Equality – What Happened?

This piece was originally published for Forbes. Separate and unequal. This was one of the key findings of the 1968 Kerner Commission, which was assigned to investigate the underlying...

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