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AskBFC – Webinar Series by an MFC Member: Business and Finance Consulting

Ask BFC During the current Covid-19 crisis BFC is pleased to provide free Q&A sessions with expert consultants online to respond to any relevant questions you may have every second Thursday of the month at 10:00 AM CET.     To sign up for AskBFC Webinar series please use the registration link below or click here to register for 2 or ...

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EIF and European Commission Launch New Covid-19 Measures Supporting Micro- and Social Enterprises Under the EaSI Guarantee Instrument

  Coronavirus: EIF and European Commission Launch New Covid-19 Measures Supporting Micro- and Social Enterprises Under the Eur 400m EaSI Guarantee Instrument Enhanced terms under the EaSI Guarantee Instrument to support micro- and social enterprises in response to COVID-19 Call for Expression of interest launched today available for intermediaries with a potential outreach to thousands of individual micro-borrowers as well ...

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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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JOBS MFI – Welcome to the New MFC Member from Bulgaria!

  Microfinance Centre is happy to introduce to you our new Member, JOBS MFI from Bulgaria.   JOBS MFI was created in 2010 as a part of the Group of The Bulgarian Development Bank. Its main purpose is to facilitate the access to financing of the micro- and small businesses, agricultural producers, freelancers, craftsmen and startups who develop or start new ...

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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  13 October 2020, 11:00 CET  (Warsaw, Amsterdam, Sarajevo) Data is the real currency of the 21st century and becomes a vital force driving profit margins. Investing in Data Management Platforms (DMP) is no brainer. The DMP serves as the nervous system for an organization’s digital ecosystem. DMP helps to unify, understand and unlock the value of ...

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Artificial Intelligence for Microfinance #DigLitBootcamp

Artificial Intelligence for Microfinance  6 October 2020, 11:00 CET  (Warsaw, Amsterdam, Sarajevo) REGISTER FOR THIS WEBINAR Having introduced the AI landscape in the previous webinar (September 15th), in this webinar we are focusing on applying AI in Microfinance. We will dive into two cases of financial institutions. The first case covers the use of data in physical documents for further digitization ...

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Marketing Automation in MFIs #DigLitBootcamp

Marketing automation in MFIs [track 2] 29 September 2020, 11:00 CET  (Warsaw, Amsterdam, Sarajevo) TEST YOUR KNOWLEDGE 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 greater ...

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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) TEST YOUR KNOWLEDGE 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 of ...

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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) TEST YOUR KNOWLEDGE 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 leading ...

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