See on Scoop.it – Money & Payments Azimo Founder and CEO Michael Kent discusses the financial services and money transfer company’s growth on Bloomberg Television’s “Bloomberg Surveillance.” (Source: Bloomberg) Faisal Khan‘s insight: Always loved this guy, Michael of Azimo – He was one of the first ones to do payments using #Facebook. See on www.bloomberg.com
Here is a blog article I wrote on my perspective on the case of Bitcoins in Pakistan and why Pakistan should adopt it.
Pew Research recently put out a great report on the Changing Patterns of Global Migration and Remittances (PDF). Using the data published by World Bank and United Nations, this 30-page report is nothing extra-ordinary, but it does do justice in establishing a lot of patterns in the data set already available to many. More so, it does […]
2013 Remittances infographic.
If you are venturing into the world of Remittances, these five documents constitute the Remittance Bibles. Must have and must read to get an excellent understanding and insight into the Remittance world. Converting Migration Drains into Gains. Filipino Workers’ Remittances (Main Report) Filipino Workers’ Remittances (Market Study) Global Economic Prospects (2006) Workers’ Remittance Flows in […]
There has been a lot of excitement on the Internet lately about Bitcoins and their possible use as a medium and currency for International Remittances (Cross Border Money Transfers). It is safe to assume, that if Bitcoin remains and stabilizes, it would definitely be used for instantaneous wire-transfers. Migrant remittances for 2013 from developing countries […]
The Guardian did a recent post, that was very well presented, showing the visual map of remittance transfers all over the world. The date used in the above graph comes from the Bilateral Remittance Data as published for 2011 by the World Bank. The original article in full can be read here: Where does the money […]
Here is an infographic of Home Remittances as measured over the past five years by: India Pakistan Vietnam Bangladesh, and Philippines Home Remittances | Infographics