August 2009 Highlights

Download MABS August 2009 Highlights .

MABS reviews Cantilan Bank’s operations

MABS reviewed Cantilan Bank’s microfinance (MF) operations in a four-day technical assistance visit conducted in August 2009.  With the bank’s microfinance team, MABS visited selected branches to determine good practices and areas for improvement regarding the bank’s microfinance services which include: MicroEnterprise Loan (MEP) for groups and individuals, Housing Microfinance (HMF), and their Mobile Phone [...]

MABS studies client demand for microinsurance in Cantilan Bank

As part of its microinsurance initiative, MABS visited Cantilan Bank on August 25-28 to evaluate the microinsurance services currently offered to clients by the bank’s partner insurance company, the Philippine American Life and General Insurance Company (PhilAm Life). MABS also studied client demand for insurance around the area and explored how the bank’s insurance services [...]

MABS participating banks share microfinance services for entrepreneurs on APEC seminar

As part of its microinsurance initiative, MABS visited Cantilan Bank on August 25-28 to evaluate the microinsurance services currently offered to the bank clients by a local private insurance company. MABS also studied client demand for insurance around the area and explored how the bank’s insurance services could be expanded. MABS conducted focus group discussions [...]