December 2011 Highlights

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Holiday Greetings from the MABS Team

Rural Banks Prepare for Pricing Transparency

In preparation for the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) regulation on effective interest rate calculations, Ms. Leila Deles of Microfinance Transparency (MFT) showed how this regulation impacts on how interest rates are disclosed to clients and the profitability of microloans. Ms. Deles set the context of the session by emphasizing that pricing transparency refers to [...]

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 [...]