CGAP Focus Note, No. 46, April 2008
16 Pages Posted: 9 Aug 2010
Date Written: April 1, 2008
Branchless banking has great potential to extend the distribution of financial services to poor people who are not reached by traditional bank branch networks; it lowers the cost of delivery, including costs both to banks of building and maintaining a delivery channel and to customers of accessing services (e.g., travel or queuing times).
Keywords: Branchless Banking, Microfinance, Electronic Payments
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Ivatury, Gautam and Mas, Ignacio, The Early Experience with Branchless Banking (April 1, 2008). CGAP Focus Note, No. 46, April 2008. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1655257
By Ignacio Mas