Library

Library

Endeavor's 2018 Impact Report
Endeavor's 2018 Impact report highlighted job creation by Endeavor Entrepreneurs, shared stories of entrepreneurs and the employees and communities they have impacted, and examined what the future of high-impact entrepreneurship will look like. A few of the milestones their entrepreneurs celebrated in 2018: Endeavor companies received major...
Member News: CreditEase Wealth Management Awarded Best Social Impact Project in Wealth and Society in China
SME Finance Forum member CreditEase Wealth Management received the Best Social Impact Project in Wealth and Society in China award at The Global Wealth and Society Awards 2018. The London-based Global Wealth and Society Awards Programme seeks to recognize high and ultra-high net-worth individuals who use their wealth to bring about positive...
Guppy Pitches Its Fintech Services at the Global SME Finance Forum 2018
During the Global SME Finance Forum 2018, Guppy's CEO and Founder, Sanjib Kalita, demoed the company's services at the TechPitch on November 6. Guppy is a blockchain based data bureau, currently on a live testing mode for partners. The Forum's TechPitch provided an opportunity for 13 innovative fintechs to demo their product to global and emerging...
White Paper: How to Leverage Data to Help SMES Grow
Great relationships are built on constancy and dependability; being there when you’re most needed. Banks which can detect insights, however small, and trigger a timely and contextual response, are laying the foundation for true relationship banking and far greater engagement with the customer. Find out how with data and insights into the needs of...
Video: Scaling B2B FinTech for the Enterprise Client
The enterprise customer is sophisticated. Arpit Ratan, Founder of Signzy, believes that sales will get people in the door, but your product is what will get them to stay. Learn why scaling B2B fintech for enterprise clients should be top of mind for companies.
Can Online Dispute Resolution Change the Way Global MSMEs Do Business?
While alternative dispute resolution has exploded in popularity for larger businesses, it hasn’t found its way to the MSME community. As a friend in the arbitration business said recently, “micro businesses couldn’t afford the coffee at most arbitration centers.” But the emerging field of online dispute resolution, or ODR, promises to change the...
Doing Business 2019
Sixteenth in a series of annual reports comparing business regulation in 190 economies, Doing Business 2019 measures aspects of regulation affecting 10 areas of everyday business activity: Starting a business Dealing with construction permits Getting electricity Registering property Getting credit Protecting minority investors Paying taxes Trading...
Inbonis Pitches Its Fintech Services at the Global SME Finance Forum 2018
During the Global SME Finance Forum 2018, Inbonis' CEO, Alberto Sanches, demoed the company's services at the TechPitch on November 6. Inbonis is the first Credit Rating Agency covering small businesses in the EU. The Forum's TechPitch provided an opportunity for 13 innovative fintechs to demo their product to global and emerging market investment...
OECD Data: Entrepreneurship at a Glance Highlights from 2018
This booklet presents a compilation of frequently used graphs on entrepreneurship trends and SME performance drawn from the OECD Statistics and Data Directorate’s databases of Structural and Demographic Business Statistics (SDBS), Timely Indicators of Entrepreneurship (TIE), Trade by Enterprise Characteristics (TEC), Entrepreneurship Finance...
Toolkit: Policy Making for an Inclusive Financial System
As of 2018, the number of countries publicly committed to promoting financial inclusion tops 90 and continues to grow. Many of these countries’ financial regulators and supervisors are explicitly tasked with implementing policies and strategies on financial inclusion (I) alongside their core responsibilities for promoting micro- and...