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Migrant Entrepreneurship Support in Practice Conference Starts Next Week

Dates:  3-4 April 2019 Location:  Barcelona, Spain Register today Are you interested in access to finance for underserved communities? Do you want to meet the key players in Europe? Do you want to learn from them? Would you like to influence policy makers? The European Migrant Entrepreneurship Networks Conference “Migrant Entrepreneurship Support in Practice”  will be held  3-4 April 2019 in Barcelona ...

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Last Week to Register to the MFC Annual Conference as Early Bird and Save 25%

The 22nd MFC Annual Conference will be a meeting of minds and ideas and the perfect opportunity for financial inclusion professionals to network, exchange experiences, learn from an impressive line-up of guests and even lay the groundwork for successful partnerships going forward. Only one week left to register for the conference as Early Bird and save 25%: Early Birds period closes ...

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Webinar: Empowering Employees and Agents to Deliver Valuable Customer Experience

Topics: Client Research and Product Development Date: April 4, 2019 Every time customers interact with your organization there are opportunities to influence their experience. Each employee and agent can play a role, be it through product design or implementation, systems development or maintenance, service delivery or leadership. Yet, managing employees and agents so that they work together to deliver a ...

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Discover Istanbul: the Host City of MFC Annual Conference 2019

The MFC Annual Conference 2019  will be held in Istanbul, the cultural capital of Turkey. Attending the event will not only keep you on top of the sector and help network with your peers, but it will also allow you to enjoy a plenty of mesmerising tourist attractions of Istanbul and delicious Turkish cuisine! Istanbul, formerly known as Byzantium and Constantinople, is the ...

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Apply for New EIBURS Research Grant “Building the Future of Inclusive Finance: the Role of Fintechs and Digitalisation”

The EIB Institute is launching a new EIBURS sponsorship on the following topic: “Building the future of inclusive finance: the role of Fintechs and digitalisation” Research proposals should contain a strategy to address the following elements: i) the disruptive potential of technological and financial innovation ii) the use of financial innovations (Fintechs) in the inclusive finance sector iii) evidence on the ...

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User Experience & Innovation Trends for Financial Institutions by Fram Fintech

We are pleased to introduce our latest MFC Member: Fram Fintech Solutions, a UX design and digital marketing company focused on financial sector. Fram Fintech Solutions’ mission is to help financial companies improve the usability and design of their products, leading to higher profits for their business. Have you notised the Microfinance Centre’s new website design, launched late last year? ...

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EU Elections 2019: Strengthen Social Economy Enterprises and Social Innovation

Leading EU networks active in social enterprise and microfinance sector prepared a call upon the European Institutions: Download the EaSI Statement by EU networks (PDF) Statement prepared by: Euclid Network, Microfinance Centre, RREUSE, CECOP,  ENSIE, European Microfinance Network and Caritas Europa. This initiative has received financial support from the European Union Programme for Employment and Social Innovation “EaSI” (2014-2020). For further information please consult: http://ec.europa.eu/social/easi

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Migrant Entrepreneurship Support in Practice Conference: Registration is Open

Dates:  3-4 April 2019 Location:  Barcelona, Spain Register today Are you interested in access to finance for underserved communities? Do you want to meet the key players in Europe? Do you want to learn from them? Would you like to influence policy makers? The European Migrant Entrepreneurship Networks Conference “Migrant Entrepreneurship Support in Practice”  will be held  3-4 April 2019 ...

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European Microfinance Award 2019: €100,000 Prize Opens Its Call for Applications!

  The 2019 European Microfinance Award “Strengthening Resilience to Climate Change” is now open to all organisations active in the financial inclusion sector that provide products and services to help vulnerable communities become more resilient to the effects of climate change. This year features many changes to the Award: eligibility has been broadened to include non-financial institutions that collaborate with ...

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MFC Activities under EaSI TA Programme Going Forward

The year had a great start for all activities under the EaSI Technical Assistance programme, aimed to support public and private financial intermediaries from the microfinance sector in Europe. In February, MFC as part of a consortium with the EMN led by Frankfurt School organized a study visit to bring MFIs from Bulgaria and Greece to Warsaw for two days. ...

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