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MFC Research Results

Between Needs and Availability: The External Financing Gap Indicator

Year: 2018
Publisher: Microfinance Centre
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Digitalizing Microfinance in Europe 

Year: 2017
Publisher: Microfinance Centre
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Assessing the European market potential of business microcredit and the associated funding needs of non-bank MFIs

Year: 2018
Publisher: European Microfinance Network, Microfinance Centre
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External Publications

The Universal Standards for Social Performance Management – Where do we go from here?

The brief presents lessons from five years of promoting the Universal Standards for social performance management (SPM) for responsible microfinance.
Year: 2018
Publisher:  e-MFP  in coorepation with MFC, CERISE,  SPTF
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EIF Working Paper 2018/50: European Small Business Finance Outlook – June 2018

This analysis provides an overview of the main markets relevant to the EIF.
Year: 2018
Publisher: European Investment Fund
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Financial Inclusion in the Digital Age

 

 

Year: 2018
Publisher: CreditEase, IFC – International Finance Corporation, and Stanford University Graduate School of Business
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MFC Case Studies

Supporting “generation start-up”: Opportunities for Montenegro

Year: 2017
Publisher: Microfinance Centre
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Supporting “generation start-up”: Opportunities for Serbia

Year: 2017
Publisher: Microfinance Centre
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Supporting “generation start-up”: Opportunities for Macedonia

Year: 2017
Publisher: Microfinance Centre
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MFC Policy Papers

Proposal for a revised EU definition of microfinance and microcredit

Year: 2017
Publisher: Microfinance Centre, European Microfinance Network
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mfc-pp-nr-5MFC Policy Paper No.5: Demystifying the role of microfinance in job creation

Year: 2016
Publisher: Microfinance Centre
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MFC Policy Paper No 4_Too Little or Too Much Credit_Small Business Indebtedness in the EU_2015MFC Policy Paper No. 4: Too Little or Too Much Credit: Small Business Indebtedness in the EU

Year: 2015
Publisher: Microfinance Centre
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Videos and Webinar Recordings

Microfinance & Business start-ups: Review of the current practice in Europe

Year: 2017
Publisher: Microfinance Centre
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Implementing the European Code of Good Conduct – practitioners experience

Year: 2017
Publisher: Microfinance Centre
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Delivering Financial Capability: A Look at Business Approache

Year: 2017
Publisher: Microfinance Centre, Accion
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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