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Welcome to New MFC Member: GRANAT from Russia

We are very pleased to introduce new MFC Member – GRANAT from Russian Federation. GRANAT is a non-bank financial institution (credit-only), operating under a license of the Central Bank of Russia. GRANAT’s mission is to promote prosperity in the communities where it works, through the delivery of responsible & sustainable financial services, that create lasting value for clients, investors and other ...

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MFC Member Kepa from Greece has been awarded ECoCG

The European Code of Good Conduct for Microcredit Provision (ECoCG) provides a set of standards in terms of management, governance, risk management, reporting, and consumer and investor relations that are common to the microcredit sector in the European Union. These standards are for the benefit of customers, investors, funders, owners, regulators and partner organisations. Business and Cultural Development Centre (KEPA) from ...

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Welcome to New MFC Member: „FinCredit“ Ltd. Banja Luka from Bosnia and Herzegovina!

Welcome to new MFC member: „FinCredit“ Ltd. Banja Luka – microfinance institution from Bosnia and Herzegovina. The Mission of “FinCredit” Ltd. Banja Luka is to become a flexible, well-organized, socially sensitive, pro-active microfinance institution, ready to respond to all demands of customers and competitors, thanks to its distinctive and efficient principles of work and professional and agile labor force for the purpose ...

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Welcome to New MFC Member: Singlify, a Fintech from UK!

  We are very pleased to introduce new MFC Member: Singlify, a new UK based social enterprise. Companys’ aim is to make the state of the art in cloud and FinTech technology available to social investors and MFIs. Singlify allows organisations to manage all of their processes and data from within one platform (Salesforce) and combines CRM and end to ...

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Welcome to our new member: SMART CREDIT from Moldova!

The SMART CREDIT LLC is a moldavian microfinance institution operating in 5 branches, placed mainly in small cities: Ungheni (2 branches), Calarasi, Cimislia and Chisinau, oriented to small entrepreneurs and social disadvantaged people: 70 % of the SCs’ clients are people from rural regions of Moldova and 56 % of the SCs’ clients are women. The SMART CREDIT’s vision is ...

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4th Annual CEO Forum Summit at the MFC-EMN Annual Conference 2018

Dates: 5-6 October 2018 Location: Bilbao, Spain Topic: Microfinance and fintech 4th CEO Summit Agenda: Download 4th Annual CEO Forum Summit will take place at the end of the joint MFC-EMN Annual Conference in Bilbao.  The CEO Summit will start at 5 pm on Friday, October 5 and will continue Saturday October 6. The CEO Forum Summit is a private space for the chief executives ...

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Albania: Establishment of a National Working Group with the support of MFC and EC

In cooperation with the Microfinance Centre (MFC) and with the support of the European Union, the Albanian Microfinance Association (AMA) has initiated a series of workshops relating to the future vision and role microfinance can play in the future development of the county. The findings of the workshop, will constitute the basis for the drafting of a strategic sectorial paper ...

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Inclusive fintech: Guidelines for Investing in Responsible Digital Financial Inclusion

responsAbility Investments, the Microfinance Centre Member, is an Inaugural Signatory to the newly defined, globally applicable Guidelines for Investing in Responsible Digital Financial Inclusion. These Guidelines, an initiative co-led by the IFC and developed in collaboration with a group of over 50 fintech investors and digital financial innovators, aim to spread the benefits of the fintech revolution more widely. The ...

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The European Investment Fund and Erste Group sign EUR 50 million deal to finance social enterprises

The European Investment Fund and Erste Group sign EUR 50 million deal to finance social enterprises in Austria, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania, Slovakia and Serbia. Deal signed under the framework of the EU Programme for Employment and Social Innovation (EaSI) All seven Erste Group member banks can now grant loans at reduced interest rates and with lower collateral ...

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Macedonia hosted the 3rd Regional forum: Human resources in Microfinance

On May 13-14, 2018, the Alliance of Microfinance Organizations hosted the 3rd regional microfinance forum “Human resources in Microfinance-Current trends and challenges in the region”, following the first regional forum “Financial inclusion through Microfinance-Current condition, status and challenges” from 2016 and the second regional forum “Payment Services-The role of non-banking microfinance organizations” from 2017. The forum, attended by HR managers ...

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