Patrick Walker traveled to Hong Kong for the Asia-Pacific Financial Forum’s (APFF’s) Baseline Survey of Credit Information Sharing. Survey results will be combined with research and case studies to contribute to the APFF’s Financial Data Ecosystem Roadmap. Take the survey here.
Patrick Walker participated in an IFC/PBOC meeting on information sharing and data analytics.
Dr. Turner will speak at the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation’s (APEC) 5th Financial Infrastructure Development Network Workshop, on November 29th in Manila. He will discuss the nexus between personal credit information sharing and MSME access to credit. See the agenda: DRAFT-PROGRAMME
Patrick Walker will present on data ethics and the economic impacts of the growing use of data.
Michael Turner will present on the economic impacts of data and how data is changing markets.
Dr. Turner will participate the APEC SME Finance Forum as a panelist in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam to discuss on scaling up supply chain finance to strengthen SME competitiveness and innovation. This Session will focus on reviewing the developments of supply chain finance in the Asia-Pacific Region. Click here to see the agenda list
Patrick Walker will present findings from PERC’s research on consumer credit impacts from consumer credit education and the applicability of the research to South Africa.
PERC’s Patrick Walker will discuss Alternative Data, Big Data and Credit Underwriting at this Symposium.
Dr. Michael Turner will moderate the APFF Financial Technology Workshop, jointly organized by Asia-Pacific Financial Forum, Asian Development Bank, and APEC Business Advisory Council, at the Asian Development Bank in the Philipines. The workshop brings together stakeholders from across the FinTech spectrum to discuss policy and regulations regarding new and accelerating FinTech growth in Asia. Also speaking will […]
Dr. Turner and Patrick Walker present the findings of their study on the value of credit reporting and scoring to the IFC. In addition to finding that automating underwriting credit scores often leads to higher success rates, their work inspired one of India’s largest micro-lenders to improve their data and work towards further automating operations. Full findings: […]