Today, we welcome Balázs Némethi to the podcast. Balázs is the founder of Taqanu, a bank for all. Taqanu wants to provide banking to anyone, regardless of background and available documents. One of their first target user groups is refugees displaced by unrest in Syria, but the potential for a solution such as Taqanu extends across refugees, migrants, the financially excluded and beyond, to any user group seeking a digital solution to identity and financial services.
Combining digital identity, blockchain and a geography-agnostic mobile-only interface, Taqanu seeks to revolutionise financial access for the unbanked.
Based in Berlin and supported by some of the most recognisable global change organisations, Taqanu is innovating in an area that could create real improvement in millions of people’s lives.
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