Posts tagged ‘microfinance’

Banks Confront the Innovator’s Dilemma in Microfinance

Eugene Danilkis, CEO of Mambu, discusses banks’ efforts to finance small and medium-size enterprises in developing countries, either indirectly (by funding microfinance organizations) or directly (by…

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Announcing Offline Support for Mambu Mobile

We work with a growing number of financial innovators, who are innovating both in the simple tailored banking products that they offer to underserved customers, but…

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Is cloud technology the game-changer for sustainable microfinance?

  The financial inclusion agenda is at a critical inflection point with many world leaders embracing the momentum and new technologies creating opportunities that have been…

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Technology is Powering a New Era for Financial Inclusion. Are You Ready?

We were pleased to announce recently that Mambu¬†joined The SEEP Network,¬†the global network of international practitioner organizations dedicated to combating poverty through promoting inclusive markets and…

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Microfinance: Once We Measure It, We Will Improve It

It was with great pride that we recently announced that Mambu has now been selected by 100 organisations in more than 26 countries around the world.…

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Microfinance in Europe

The 10th European Microfinance Network Conference in Stockholm provided for a fascinating contrast with the work we’ve been doing with MFIs in Africa, Asia and Latin…

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Resolving ‘Extortionate’ Microfinance Interest Rates

There is much made of the “extraordinarily high” interest rates often found in microfinance in emerging markets. Phrases like ‘profiting from the poor’ and ‘extortion’ get…

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The Lacklustre, Life-Changing Middle

Microfinance like all industries loves its outliers. The amazing story of the entrepreneur who built a business by starting with a single chicken and a $50…

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Announcing Mambu 3.0

We’re thrilled to announce our Mambu 3.0 release bringing many great new features, a cleaner interface and an exciting preview. Mambu 3.0 makes it easier than…

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Mambu at the Global Microcredit Summit 2011

We were fortunate enough to attend the Global Microcredit Summit 2011 in Valladolid, Spain just a week ago. A beautiful venue, one of the largest microfinance…

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