Tools

Credit Information Systems Focusing Small and Medium Enterprises – ELearning Course for Financial Institutions

With a purpose to create knowledge among SMEs and Financial institutions about the Credit Reporting for SME segment, the World Bank Group has developed two compelling and interactive online Learning Courses on this topic.

Tools

Tools

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...
The Double X Economy: Globalization and Women's Empowerment
Linda Scott is DP World Chair for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at the University of Oxford's Said Business School. Scott created the concept of the Double X Economy to describe the global economy of women. This concept was born out of her challenge to feminism’s fashion and beauty critique. A blog series by Scott on the Double X Economy may be...
Banking on Youth – A Guide to Developing Innovative Youth Savings Programs
This publication is a guide for deposit-taking institutions in any stage of youth savings program development––from those simply exploring the possibility of introducing youth savings, to those already offering youth products but looking for new ideas and strategies to improve performance.