Banco Dipolog’s HMF product undergoes operations review

The United States Agency for International Development-supported Rural Bankers Association of the Philippines-Microenterprise Access to Banking Services (RBAP-MABS) Program conducted an operations review of Banco Dipolog’s housing microfinance (HMF) product last August 23-25. The technical assistance was designed to assess the product’s performance, determine and evaluate its strong points and areas for improvement, and provide [...]

RBAP-MABS reviews Valiant Bank’s microfinance products and operations

A review team from the USAID-supported RBAP-MABS program evaluated Valiant Bank’s microfinance products and operations on June 27-29. Valiant Bank offers individual liability loan product for micro business owners (Leads Me) and micro-agricultural loan product (Bugana) for farmers.

Bangko Kabayan undergoes HMF product operations review and operations review training

The USAID-supported RBAP-MABS program conducted an operations review of Bangko Kabayan’s housing microfinance (HMF) product on April 26-29. This was to assess the performance and status of the bank’s HMF product, evaluate its strong points and areas for improvement, and provide recommendations based on the review to further enhance the product design and operational system. [...]

The importance on microfinance product operations reviews

By Ms. Girlie Lopez, RBAP-MABS Regional Coordinator for the Visayas RBAP-MABS has been assisting rural banks with conducting operations reviews that provide the bank management and board with an objective, independent, and external review of the banks’ microfinance operations.  The main activities are to: monitor the bank’s microfinance unit performance vs. targets set in the [...]