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

CICO Economics in Indonesia

MSC and Boston Consulting Group (BCG) conducted a study on the economics of Cash-In/Cash-Out (CICO) agent networks in Indonesia. The objective of this study was to generate actionable insights to build more sustainable CICO networks in a country that has over a million agents from both banks and non-banking organizations.

First insights: Landscape of Climate and Disaster Risk Insurance (CDRI) in Asia and the Pacific

The report presents an analysis of the current status of climate and disaster risk insurance (CDRI) in the Asia Pacific region with a greater focus on four key markets of Bangladesh, Indonesia, the Philippines, and Vietnam because of their high vulnerability to disasters

Financial Health: From Access to Aspirations

The i3 program works in Bangladesh, Malaysia, China, and Vietnam to bring greater financial access to the LMI populations through technology. This year’s i3 global learning event “Financial Health: Access to Aspirations” is a step towards this goal. The event will be held on 14th November, 2019 in Singapore. We invite participants from all fields who wish to contribute towards improving the financial health of the LMI segment.

DBT and FI in India

Financial inclusion in India received a huge boost, thanks to the PMJDY program, Aadhaar, and the expansion of mobile connectivity throughout the country; but the real catalyst is the country’s digital benefits transfer program.

A glimpse into the progress of the first cohort of the FI Lab

This video captures the different areas in which the fintech start-ups offer their products and services. It highlights their progress and lists some of their key achievements.

Boost to financial inclusion initiatives for LMI segments in India

This video highlights the journey of pooling, evaluation, and selection of the first cohort of start-ups in the Financial Inclusion Lab (FI Lab) in India.

Supporting the Government of India to digitize

Dr. Pawan Bakhshi of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Shri Rajiv Srivastava of UP Mandi Parishad speak on MSC and its role in financial inclusion in the context of digital governance for beneficiaries in the country.

Becoming MSC: A brand new look

We, at MicroSave, have refreshed our identity to respond to the changing market as MSC (MicroSave Consulting). Click here to see the story of how we reinvented our brand and developed a fresh look and feel to strengthen our mission to make the world a better place.