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Welcome to MFC New Members: ARD Credit, First MicroFinance Company and Mikro Kapital

We are pleased to welcome and introduce three new MFC members: Ard Credit NBFI JSC is  one of the leading non-banking financial institutions operating in Mongolia, invested by Ard Financial Group JSC, established in April 2011 with the purpose of supplying micro loans more inclusive and accessible by leveraging innovative technologies. Ard Credit is currently licensed by the FRC to conduct the following financial ...

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Frankfurt School’s Development Finance e-Campus Programmes Discounted for MFC Members

Registrations for the March 2019 intake of the Frankfurt School of Finance & Management development finance certification courses are extended and discounted for MFC members! Development Finance plays a key role in alleviating people from poverty. With 25 years of work experience in this sector, Frankfurt School shares this experience with you via the FSDF e-Campus, which provides excellent and internationally accredited online Certified ...

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MFC Member Software Group with an Innovation Award from the European Investment Bank

Software Group, the MFC member from Bulgaria, was recognized as one of the most innovative tech companies in Europe by the European Investment Bank (EIB). The company received an Innovation Award during the 2nd annual EIB Venture Summit in Luxembourg. Software Group was selected due to its constant work for driving innovation through providing cutting-edge digital solutions in the financial sector. The EIB’s ...

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Galt&Taggart Has Successfully Issued Crystal’s GEL 15 Million Corporate Bonds

Galt&Taggart announced the issuance of GEL 15 million corporate bonds by Crystal (MFC member), financial inclusion organization, which mature on March 2021. The annual coupon rate has been set at 4% over the National Bank of Georgia’s monetary policy (refinancing) rate. Crystal is the first non-banking financial institution in Georgia and the region, which was assigned a credit rating ‘B’/Stable ...

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Welcome to New MFC Member: Maha Agriculture Microfinance from Myanmar!

We are pleased to introduce our latest MFC Member: Maha Agriculture Microfinance from Myanmar! Maha Agriculture Microfinance  provides financial services to the unbanked in Myanmar, with a focus on households in rural areas of the country. Present in 8 divisions/states throughout Myanmar with 32 branches and a workforce of 180 staff, Maha is committed to supporting Myanmar farmers, Vendor and MSME ...

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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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5th Annual CEO FORUM Summit at the MFC Annual Conference 2019

Dates:  31 May – 1 June 2019 Location:  Istanbul, Turkey  Download the Summit Agenda The CEO FORUM Summit is an exclusive space for leaders of microfinance institutions to discuss challenges, share their experience and expand their knowledge and practice horizons. The 5th Annual CEO Forum Summit will be held as a post-conference event on 31 May – 1 June 2019 during 22nd MFC Annual Conference in Istanbul, ...

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Six Microfinance Institutions Awarded Under the European Code of Good Conduct for Microcredit Provision

On 13 December 2018, the Code of Good Conduct Steering Committee decided to award six microfinance institutions the certificate of compliance with the Code, based on the results of the evaluations. The certificate is valid for three years. The awarded microfinance institutions were: NOA Sh.a. Albania, MFC member SIS Credit Bulgaria, MFC member FED Invest Albania, MFC member Confidi Terziario Emilia ...

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Partner Microcredit Foundation Announces Call for Board of Directors Nominations

MFC Member, PARTNER Microcredit Foundation from Bosnia and Herzegovina announces the call for the selection and appointment of members of the Board of Directors. Partner MCF is a microcredit foundation established by international organization “Mercy Corps” seated in the USA, which started the business as the Department for Economic Development within „Mercy Corps“ in April 1997 when the first credits were issued. ...

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MFC Member FINCA Armenia Becomes Country’s First Financial Institution to Receive Smart Certification

FINCA Armenia has received Certification from the Smart Campaign in recognition of its long-standing commitment to client protection. This comes after a rigorous independent review process found the organization has upheld industry-leading client protection standards in providing responsible finance. One of 20 microfinance banks and institutions that make up the FINCA Impact Finance (FIF) network, FINCA Armenia joins FIF subsidiaries ...

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