Lessons Learned from Providing Financial Education to Promote Branchless Banking

Mr. Craig Tower shows a mag-cellbank poster during his session

By Aditya Banerjee This is the second of a four part series of articles about the RBAP-MABS National Roundtable 2012 Conference panel session entitled “Using New Channels to Expand Microfinance Services”. Rural banks already play a big … [Continue reading]

Exciting New Branchless Banking Services Powered by GCASH

Paolo Baltao of Globe GXI

By Aditya Banerjee This is the first of a four part series of articles about the RBAP-MABS National Roundtable 2012 Conference panel session entitled “Using New Channels to Expand Microfinance Services.” Mr. Paolo Baltao from Globe … [Continue reading]

Beyond SMS – Using Social Networks to Reach a Broader Market (Part 2 of 2)

Cantilan Bank FB Page

By Aditya Banerjee This is the second of a two part series on the panel presentation for the RBAP-MABS National Roundtable 2012 Conference session entitled “Beyond SMS – Using Social Networks to Reach a Broader Market". Panelists Maria … [Continue reading]

Beyond SMS – Using Social Networks to Reach a Broader Market (Part 1 of 2)

Panelists of Session 6

By Aditya Banerjee This is the first of a two part series on the panel presentation for the RBAP-MABS National Roundtable 2012 Conference session entitled “Beyond SMS – Using Social Networks to Reach a Broader Market". Panelists Maria Ressa, … [Continue reading]

Microfinance Information eXchange Shares New Updates for Rural Bankers

MIX Market

by Aditya Banerjee The Microfinance Information Exchange, or MIX Market, was formed under the belief that a lack of transparency across microfinance institutions (MFIs) and other microfinance players around the world contributes to stymied growth … [Continue reading]