MicroSave Consulting or MSC is the world’s local expert in financial, economic, and social inclusion in the digital age. We work with participants in digital ecosystems to drive the agenda of inclusion for everyone.

Our roster of over 190 staff members provides market-led insights, dependable expertise, and useful advice across a wide variety of fields. We take pride in sharing our on-ground lessons with the community to enable knowledge transfer and to build discussions on key topics. With our time-tested inputs, our clients are able to seize the digital opportunity, address the mass market, and future-proof their operations.

Posts by MSC

How have nano and micro-entrepreneurs transformed during and after the most extensive lockdown in Vietnam?

The COVID-19 pandemic has left many MSMEs struggling with a shortage of working capital. Besides, restricted mobility due to the lockdowns suspended public transport, affecting logistics and input supplies and finished goods. The video reflects how digital channels enabled microenterprises in Vietnam to survive and even thrive during the pandemic.

Top MSC blogs of 2021

In 2021, MSC focused on sectors like MSME, agriculture, microfinance, gender, youth, climate change, and digital finance. We took a deep look into measures to minimize the pandemic’s impact on the LMI segments. Here is a roundup of our most-read blogs in 2021.

Agreement signing with Bank Asia and MSC Global Consulting Pte Limited intending to build resilience and financial health for Post-e-centers Agents in Bangladesh

Bank Asia and MSC Global Consulting Pte Limited (MSC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in a virtual event on 10th November, 2021 to build resilience and financial health for Bangladesh Post’s e-centers and low- and moderate-income (LMI) group customers with support from MetLife Foundation.

a2i, UNCDF and MSC launch FinLab BD to help the poor in Bangladesh

Press release on the a2i, UNCDF, and MSC launch FinLab BD to help the poor in Bangladesh.

India’s gender-responsive policies during COVID-19

This video provides strategic insights about the Indian government’s gender-focused relief measures during the COVID-19 pandemic and issues faced by women beneficiaries in using formal financial services.

How effective was India’s Direct Benefit Transfer system during the COVID-19 pandemic?

This video provides strategic insights about the existing cash transfer programs and the payment infrastructure used for the timely delivery of Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana during pandemic in India.

How can the government improve the uptake of LPG refills issued under Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana and facilitate a complete shift to clean fuel?

This video presents strategic insights on efficacy of Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana, the experience of beneficiaries in receiving advance transfers into their bank accounts and purchasing LPG refills during COVID-19 crisis.

How effective was the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act in mitigating income and job distress during the pandemic?

This video provides strategic insights about the Indian government’s gender-focused relief measures during the COVID-19 pandemic and issues faced by women beneficiaries in using formal financial services.