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European Commission : Public Consultations – Autumn 2020

Take part in three public consultations! Consumer Credit Directive impact assessment & review (Deadline: 1 September 2020) Consumer credit agreements (where credit is granted to an individual) include unsecured loans, credit cards and hire purchase. The EU rules on consumer credit strengthen consumers’ rights and help them make informed decisions. This initiative reviews those rules, with a focus on issues ...

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6th European Microfinance Day Campaign – Introductory Webinar

The European Microfinance Day campaign is back for a 6th edition, kicked off by an EU online event on 29 October. It is organized by European Microfinance Network and MFC. It will come as no surprise that our main focus for this year will be the crisis created by the Covid-19 pandemic. Behind this year’s tagline, “Weathering the storm”, we want ...

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Introduction to Data Management Platforms #DigLitBootcamp

Introduction to Data Management Platforms [track 2] 13 October 2020, 11:00 CET  (Warsaw, Amsterdam, Sarajevo) REGISTER FOR THIS WEBINAR  Data Management Platforms (DMPs) are the new type of supplier for MFIs expanding the digital marketing. This webinar introduces the topic – we are discussing the type of data offered to MFIs by DMPs and the ways to use the data. We ...

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Artificial Intelligence for Microfinance #DigLitBootcamp

Artificial Intelligence for Microfinance [track 4] 6 October 2020, 11:00 CET  (Warsaw, Amsterdam, Sarajevo) REGISTER FOR THIS WEBINAR Having introduced the AI landscape in finance in the previous webinar, on September 15th, in this webinar we are focusing on two examples of players from financial sector, applying AI in their daily operations. We are studying what, how and with whom they ...

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Marketing Automation in MFIs #DigLitBootcamp

Marketing automation in MFIs [track 2] 29 September 2020, 11:00 CET  (Warsaw, Amsterdam, Sarajevo) REGISTER FOR THIS WEBINAR Marketing is one of the business areas where robots have been increasing productivity for some time already. Marketing automation solutions manage processes and multifunctional campaigns, across multiple channels of communication… automatically. Such tools make the campaigns more accurate, generate better leads, and achieve ...

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Mobile Only Loan Process – KMF Experience #DigLitBootcamp

Mobile only loan process – KMF experience [track 4] 22 September 2020, 11:00 CET  (Warsaw, Amsterdam, Sarajevo) REGISTER FOR THIS WEBINAR KMF is the largest MFI in Kazakhstan, with ca. 220,000 clients and 300 mn USD in portfolio. In 2014, KMF launched a mobile application for Loan Officers, allowing them to enter data in real time and receive an initial scoring ...

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Artificial Intelligence State of Tech #DigLitBootcamp

Artificial Intelligence State of Tech [track 4] 15 September 2020, 11:00 CET  (Warsaw, Amsterdam, Sarajevo) REGISTER FOR THIS WEBINAR The webinar explores the state of tech and importance of Artificial Intelligence for finance. We are reviewing all the elements of AI landscape, providing examples from financial sector. We are touching upon machine learning, block chains, and all sorts of algorithms ...

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InsurTech for Microfinance #DigLitBootcamp

InsurTech for Microfinance [track 3] 8 September 2020, 11:00 CET  (Warsaw, Amsterdam, Sarajevo) REGISTER FOR THIS WEBINAR  Technology is a key enabler for pushing the boundaries towards new distribution models, on demand services and unprecedented level of customer interaction. Sheer scale is no longer the only way to build a market and to become profitable: it’s increasingly about granular data ...

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EC: Respond to the Call for Proposals on Social Innovation – Establishing and Testing Integrated Interventions Aimed at Supporting People in (the Most) Vulnerable Situations – deadline 15 October

  Under the European Program for Employment and Social Innovation (EaSI), the European Commission has published a call for proposals for financial support for initiatives relating to social innovation entitled “Establishing and testing integrated interventions to support people in (most) vulnerable situations” (VP / 2020/003). This call for proposals aims to support existing or new partnerships in testing innovative approaches ...

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We Are Going to Visit a Fintech – Join Us!

  MFC is preparing 1-day EaSI Technical Assistance peer-to-peer training with the fintech platform Debitum Network, which will take place on 22nd October 2020 in Vilnius, Lithuania. Why should you join? The goal of the training is to share the knowledge about modern fintech business solutions. We will be talking about digital tools for work and communication with investors and ...

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