Hosted by PRIDE Tanzania in Arusha, the conference focused on “Microfinance on the Cutting Edge”. The main topics discussed were: Tapping into Capital Markets and Working with International Investors An Open Discussion on Pro Consumer Policies Innovations in Rural Finance: Case study of FFP PRODEM S.A in Bolivia Information Technology: Mobile Branch based banking and […]
Hosted by Rakyat Indonesia in Bali, the conference focused on “Microfinance Clients, Products and Services, and Market Niches”. The main topics discussed were: WHO are we reaching: Knowing our Clients WHAT kinds of Services and Products are we delivering: Specialization or Diversification? HOW are we evaluating MFIs: Models and Modes, Benchmarking, Commercial and MFI ratings […]
Hosted by Fundusz Mikro in Warsaw, Polando, the conference focused on “Facilitating the Growth of MFIs in Competitive Markets”. The main topics discussed were: Strategic Partnerships and Alliances Customer Orientation Regulation and Supervision Transparency and Standardization Feel free to share!
Hosted by Accion International and convened at the World Bank in Washington, the conference focused on the “Challenges to Microfinance Commercialization”. The main topics were: Transformation and Expansion of MFIs Governance, Regulation and Supervision Keeping up with the Competition New Products and Services Effective Risk Management Feel free to share!
Co-hosted by BRAC and ASA (Association for Social Advancement), the conference focused on: Efficiency: Measuring and Maximizing Productivity Customer Satisfaction: Tailoring Products to Serve Specific Market Needs Commercialization: Definition, Frameworks, Barriers and Regulation Feel free to share!
Hosted by the Alexandria Business Association (ABA), the conference focused on three main themes: Ownership: Types of owners for MFIs, and the experience of MiBanco Competition: Markets, Products and Staff Control: Fraud, Internal Control and Audit Feel free to share!
The conference focused on “Establishing a Microfinance Industry”. Hosted by Calmeadow in a beautiful Canadian setting, Niagara-on-the-Lake, the conference discussed the concerns related to a) Governance b) Best Practices c) Access to Capital Markets. Feel free to share!
Hosted by TSPI Development Corporation in the beautiful setting of the Philippines, the conference focused on three themes which represented key issues in the field: Supervision and Reglation of MFIs and Portfolios Financing sources for MFIs Expansion of MFIs Feel free to share!
The conference focused on defining goals and objectives of the Network, establishing membership criteria, expanding the network, sharing experiences and learnings, and advancing the standards of performance of MFIs. Feel free to share!