April 9, 2019 Phoenix, AZ Dr. Turner will be speaking at the 2019 Customer Service Week conference for utility, electric, gas, and water professionals in Phoenix. His presentation will address business process synergy.
January 24, 2019 Bangkok, Thailand Patrick Walker will be attending the 2019 Strategy and Planning Meeting for APFF, APFIF, and APIP on behalf of PERC. The meeting will address concrete deliverables for 2019, including financial inclusion, the financial services data ecosystem, and MSME finance.
June 5, 2019 Toronto, Canada PERC Canada is hosting a workshop on Credit Invisibles & Credit Deserts in partnership with TransUnion Canada and the Canadian Lenders Association. Topics include demographic characteristics of the Canadian credit invisible population, their geographic concentration, and the payday lending boom in Canada. Learn more about the event click here. Register for […]
Manila, Philippines November 20, 2018 PERC and the Asia-Pacific Credit Coalition (APCC) are co-organizing a day-long workshop on credit information sharing policy along with the Credit Information Corporation (CIC) and the APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC). The workshop will be part of the 2018 Financial Infrastructure Development Network (FIDN) Conference in the Philippines. More details are […]
Manila, Philippines The APCC members talk about the Secured transactions for greater Financial Inclusion using Movable assets as Collateral Registry. The delegates on the first session are focusing on Philippines Personal Property Security Act (PPSA) Republic Act No. 11057. Dr. Michael Turner speaks about “Why Credit Information sharing matters and How to get it right”, including […]
Brunei November 15 – 16, 2018 PERC is co-organizing a 2-day Financial Infrastructure Development Network workshop in Brunei. One day will focus on credit information sharing, and one day will focus on secure transactions. More details are coming soon.
The Information and Communications for Development report takes an in-depth look at how information and communication technologies (ICT) are impacting economic growth in developing countries. This new report, the fourth in the series, examines the topic of data-driven development, or how better information makes for better policies. The objective is to assist developing country firms […]
MUMBAI, India — In a landmark ruling on Wednesday, India’s Supreme Court placed strict limits on the government’s national biometric identity system while also finding that the sweeping program did not fundamentally violate the privacy rights of the country’s 1.3 billion residents. For full article click here.
Washington, DC September 26 – 27, 2018 Patrick Walker will be attending the Asia-Pacific Financial Forum’s Financial Data Ecosystem Roadmap Conference in Washington, DC. The conference will focus on the APFF’s Financial Data Ecosystem Roadmap initiative, which will be brought to the APEC Ministers of Finance meeting in October.