Tag Archives: Digitalization

Open Banking, Open APIs, and Open architecture #DigLitBootcamp

Open Banking, Open APIs, and Open architecture [track 5] 24 March 2020, Tuesday, 11:00-12:00 (Warsaw, Amsterdam, Sarajevo) Opening the “open” – during the webinar, we will unpack the concept of “Open” banking, “Open” APIs, “Open” architecture. The webinar will help key decision makers in the financial institution discuss strategic decisions related to investment into information systems and software. We will ...

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MFI in social media: good practice in BCRS #DigLitBootcamp

MFI in social media: good practice in BCRS [track 2]  17 March 2020, Tuesday, 11:00-12:00 (Warsaw, Amsterdam, Sarajevo) How can your MFI use social media for new clients on-boarding or engaging with existing clients? This webinar will discuss the experience of BCRS from UK in using Twitter and LinkedIn to engage with clients and network of agents. You will learn ...

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Digital Finance Tech Handbook

“Digital Finance Tech Handbook” is a short and practical handbook for microfinance managers in Europe and Central Asia (ECA) that aims to build an understanding of the main technological trends and solutions that support future growth. Read the publication: TECH HANDBOOK

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The Contribution of the Fintech Sector to Financial Inclusion and Health – A Review of Opportunities and Challenges

The case studies present findings on the current state of the fintech industry in six countries: (UK, Netherlands, Poland, Ukraine, Turkey and the Czech Republic) in the context of their potential contribution (positive and negative) to financial inclusion and financial health of individuals and small businesses. The summary paper offers a comparative analysis of fintechs’contribution to financial inclusion and health ...

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#DigLitBootcamp: Digital Capabilities for MFIs, an EaSI Technical Assistance Webinar

The European Union offered a webinar for microfinance institutions (MFI) interested in learning the key digital competencies they need to develop in order to succeed in the changing technological environment. TEST YOUR KNOWLEDGE The webinar, held on 10 March, is part of a series on digitalisation for microfinance institutions at the start of their technological journey. It focused on the ...

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Fintech Pitch at the MFC-EMN Annual Conference – Request for proposals

Request for proposals for Fintech Pitch at the MFC-EMN Annual Conference Sofia, Bulgaria, 4-5 June 2020 Fintech Pitch Objective The overall objective is to create a space for innovation and partnership building in Europe and Central Asia. We invite technology companies working with business lenders, fintechs, microfinance institutions and other types of finance players. This dedicated fintech pitch will allow ...

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#DigLitBootcamp: Build an optimal scoring system based on your legacy data

Build an optimal scoring system based on your legacy data [track 4] 18 February 2020 Tuesday, 11:00-12:00 (Warsaw, Amsterdam, Sarajevo) TEST YOUR KNOWLEDGE During the webinar, the participants will learn why and how they can use their current and past client information for assessing new loan requests. We will explain the process of statistical regression which can be used to ...

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#DiglitBootcamp: Designing and Positioning of Successful Web Page for Financial Institution

Designing and positioning of successful web page for financial institution [track 2] 4 February 2020, Tuesday, 11:00-12:00 (Warsaw, Amsterdam, Sarajevo) CLICK TO TEST YOUR KNOWLEDGE! The webinar will discuss the design of the financial institution web page, which attracts the target audience. We will share the practical tips on how to understand what works and what does not work on ...

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Sprint approach: Agile mindset and the Scrum framework #DigLit Bootcamp

Sprint approach: Agile mindset and the Scrum framework [track 5] 11 February 2020, Tuesday, 11:00-12:00 (Warsaw, Amsterdam, Sarajevo) CLICK TO TEST YOUR KNOWLEDGE! Agile and Scrum are the new buzzwords. But how can MFIs benefit from applying them? During this webinar we will focus on the features that can be useful for MFIs in implementing IT projects (like apps development ...

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Easy-to-Use Tools to Understand What Your Clients Are Ready to Do Online

Know your client! – this call has never retired. We observe that MFIs underestimate their clients’ digital readiness. “Our clients do not use Internet” we keep on hearing, while the number of clients engaging with Internet grows at great pace. Together with member MFIs, MFC developed a practical set of questions, which help MFIs understand how they can use Internet ...

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