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Montreal, february 2, 2021 – Inclusive Finance: A strategic partnership with YULCOM for an enhanced digital offering around the world
Développement international Desjardins (DID) has just signed an agreement with YULCOM, a Montreal-based technology firm, to develop an enhanced digital service offering and support the financial inclusion of marginalized populations, especially women, in developing and emerging countries.
In particular, YULCOM will upgrade and maintain some of the applications that DID has developed over the last few years and provide technical support to the apps’ users around the world.
« Digital technology plays a key role in promoting financial inclusion by reducing travel and transaction time and costs, as well as by bolstering operational reliability and user confidence. YULCOM’s skills and agility will accelerate and improve both our ability to meet our partners’ digital finance needs and our impact on sustainable development, » said Gerardo Almaguer, President and Chief Executive Officer of DID.
« The pandemic has clearly shown us that digital transformation projects are more relevant than ever. Together, we can speed up the adoption of technology by inclusive finance institutions, their beneficiaries and the institutions that govern them, » said Youmani Jérôme Lankoandé, President and Chief Executive Officer of YULCOM.
About Développement international Desjardins (DID)
Created in 1970, Développement international Desjardins (DID) is a Desjardins Group component whose goal is to strengthen the inclusive finance sector and provide populations of developing and emerging countries access to secure, diversified financial services that fit their needs.
YULCOM Technologies Inc. is a multinational information technology consulting firm headquartered in Montreal that integrates systems and solutions using artificial intelligence. YULCOM Technologies specializes in web design, software development, web software and web and mobile applications. The company assists its clients in integrating the best digital technologies and improving their process management. It carries out digital projects for clients operating in North America (Canada and the United States), Europe, Africa and Asia.
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For further information:
Director of Communications
Développement international Desjardins (DID)
59, avenue Bégin Lévis (Québec) G6V 4C3 Canada
Tel : 1-418-835-2401, poste 5566026
YULCOM Technologies Inc.
1500 rue Du Collège, bureau 200 Montréal, QC, H4L 5N4 Canada
Info@yulcom.ca – Tel: +1 514 375 6190