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Sub-Saharan Africa mobile money

Sub-Saharan Africa has played host to almost half of all mobile money deployments worldwide, as well as almost half of all countries where mobile money is available. Earlier this year GSMA published the decade edition of the State of the Industry Report on Mobile Money and a two-part blog series specifically focuses on Sub-Saharan Africa.

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How Banks Can Survive and Thrive In The Digital World
The team at AnalogFolk, London-based global digital creative agency, examine the trends impacting the financial services industry. The publication offers pathways to make tangible innovation happen through case studies, timelines and articles. FinTech, startups and demographic approaches are covered.
Sub-Saharan Africa mobile money
Sub-Saharan Africa has played host to almost half of all mobile money deployments worldwide, as well as almost half of all countries where mobile money is available. Earlier this year GSMA published the decade edition of the State of the Industry Report on Mobile Money and a two-part blog series specifically focuses on Sub-Saharan Africa. The...
Agricultural Lending: A How-to Guide
This toolkit introduces and explains step by step the key elements of success for financial institutions (FIs) to expand financial services to farmers. The content was developed around IFC’s global experience in assisting FIs with the development and implementation of agricultural finance products. The benefits of this work are synthesized in this...
Agricultural Lending Tools: Staff Training
The collection of training materials below can be downloaded, edited, and used by financial institutions to train their staff on a range of topics related to agricultural lending. They were developed by AgriFin's technical assistance projects with financial institutions in Africa and Asia.
Agricultural Lending Tools: Operational Process and Policy
In this section, you will find many practical tools to help a bank manage agricultural lending operations in a sound and effective manner, starting with the basics of credit analysis. We have also included editable forms that can help banks create and maintain a good system of documentation, e.g., for collateral, and to support proper loan...
Agricultural Lending Tools: Loan Products
In this section, we share tools that can help guide interested bankers to better design loan products for the agricultural sector. The downloadable tools below include product sheets and materials on a range of agricultural commodities.
Agricultural Lending Tools: Value Chain and Market Assessment
The tools in this section can be used by banks to conduct market studies and develop a deeper understanding of value chain arrangements including the relationship among value chain actors from production to final retail sales. These materials also cover financing opportunities at different stages of value chains and loan products relevant for...
Agricultural Lending Tools:Credit Risk Assessment
This category of AgriFin tools offers a wide range of editable forms and worksheets that you can use to analyze agricultural clients. The downloadable tools below include credit risk assessment of agricultural SMEs, credit scoring tools, and technical cards on a wide range of agricultural commodities.
Innovation Hub
Through our Innovation Hub we want new and established businesses, which can include both regulated and non-regulated businesses, to be able to introduce innovative financial products and services to the market. The support we offer to businesses through the Innovation Hub includes: a dedicated team and contact for innovator businesses help for...
Enterprise for All - Entrepreneurship Training Portal
“The Enterprise for All” — is the online training platform, created in March 2013 on the basis of 17 years of experience of Center-invest Bank’s work with the entrepreneurs of southern Russia. The platform provides open access to knowledge about modern entrepreneurship techniques in accordance with best international standards. The bank has...