Shabnam Nida Wazed

EWA scheme plays roles unlocking financial freedom

With increasing global inflation rates, particularly impacting low-wage workers, the traditional practice of waiting for scheduled paydays is becoming increasingly challenging. To address this issue, some entities are now offering Earned Wage Access (EWA) programs, which provide employees with the … Read More

Shabnam Wazed

Fintech founder using AI to improve lives and livelihoods in Bangladesh

Computing UK – Women in Tech Excellence Rising Star of Financial Services awards winner, Shabnam Wazed is shaping fintech, using AI to make financial services more inclusive.

SBK Foundation

UK fintech AGAM International and SBK Foundation pioneer in first digital and sharia only micro finance platform in Bangladesh

Cardiff, Dhaka, Monday 3rd April, 2023 – UK fintech AGAM International and Bangladesh’s leading Micro Finance Institution, SBK Foundation, formally launch the first Sharia based digital microcredit in Bangladesh today. The partnership will provide financial access to unbanked and underserved … Read More

Agam partners with SSL

Growth market business gets access to working capital to power development

Cardiff, Dhaka, 20 March, 2023 – UK based fintech AGAM International has entered a ground-breaking partnership with Bangladesh’s largest payments gateway system, Software Shop Limited (SSL), to revolutionise the lending experience within its merchant and partner network. The collaboration will … Read More

Get loan in 5 mins

Get a Loan in 5 Minutes!

AGAM launches AI powered digital platform to provide ‘Pay-day advances’ called Prime Agrim, available on google play store. AGAM in partnership with Prime Bank, Bangladesh’s largest commercial Bank and Swiss Contact, the leading NGO promoting inclusive economic, social and ecological … Read More

Financial Illiteracy and Loan Sharks: Informal Lending Landscape

Although low-income workers account for almost 42% proportion of the Bangladeshi workforce, a staggering number struggle to make their incomes stretch until the next payday. For instance, a recent survey of a large, nationally representative factory conducted by the International … Read More