CNBC Award presented to CDFI
Centre for Digital Financial Inclusion ( CDFI ) received the CNBC-TV-18 award for “Advancing Financial Inclusion By Fostering Tech-Led Ecosystem”. Mr Krishnan Dharmarajan, Executive Director- CDFI received the award during the Financial Inclusion Agenda 2016 Conclave held on October 21, 2016.
CDFI is housed within the Institute for Financial Management and Research (IFMR) and was set up in September 2014 as a premier organization geared towards research, analysis, innovation and dissemination in the area of digital financial inclusion. The focus is on developing, testing and scaling new innovations and creating an enabling environment for expanding access to digital financial products and services to groups that do not currently have access to them. The Centre works through partnerships to catalyse the use of digital technology for increasing access to savings, insurance, credit, and payment services for poor, rural, and other excluded population segments.