TOP FIVE tips to build a successful microinsurance partnership

Microinsurance Innovation Facility – Highlights on the recently conducted webinar on Managing Partnerships in Microinsurance: A successful partnership requires a clear understanding of the business problem that a distribution partner has and how insurance is going to fix it. Financial incentives such as commissions may not be sufficient (see Emerging Insights #32). Will insurance help [...]

Mobile Money Webinar: Coping with Dormancy

The third instalment of the Mobile Money Explained Live Webinar series is scheduled on the 17th of January at 2:30pm UK time (10:30pm MNL time). One of the biggest issues facing mobile money providers at the moment is how to cope with dormancy. Maintaining high usage rates, especially in increasingly competitive markets, is not easy [...]

Virtual Conference: Understanding Multiple Borrowing and Avoiding Over-indebtedness Among Clients

On January 12-13, CGAP, IFMR and MicroSave will host a virtual conference to discuss thoughts and experiences around multiple borrowing and avoiding over-indebtedness. Moderators will be facilitating online discussions on a variety of topics, and we are inviting you to participate. Discussions will focus on the following topics: Day 1: Multiple Borrowing – Definition, Concepts [...]

Webinar on Tools to Address Challenges of Branchless Banking

As part of the Consumer Education to Support Uptake and Use of Branchless Banking project, sponsored by the MasterCard Foundation, Microfinance Opportunities will be conducting a webinar on November 29, 2011, at 9:00am EST (10:00pm Manila Time). The webinar will present the challenges to uptake and usage of Branchless Banking identified through market research studies [...]