Signature Projects

Technical assistance to support digital transformation, product development, and agency banking at Equity Bank in Kenya

MSC has supported Equity Bank over the past two decades across a number of key areas, which has helped the bank’s customer base to grow from 109,000 to over 12 million across six countries.

Digital transformation for banks and MFIs in Bangladesh and Vietnam

Under the Innovate, Implement, Impact (i3) program, MSC works with implementation partners in Bangladesh and Vietnam to meet the needs of low- and middle-income clients. i3 would have an impact on the lives of at least 400,000 under-served clients.

Feasibility study on MFI transformation in Bangladesh

MSC undertook a study for BFP-B on the transformation of MFIs in Bangladesh, with an overall aim to enhance the agenda of financial inclusion in the country.

Market strategy based on the behaviors and needs of the emerging middle class in Nigeria, the Philippines, and Peru

MSC studied consumer needs, behavioral dynamics, and emerging trends related to the use of cash by the emerging middle class in three markets—Nigeria, the Philippines, and Peru. We assessed and analyzed opportunities for use of digital financial services and products.

Pathways to Enhancing Financial Inclusion (PEFI) in India

Under the USD 3.2 million Pathways to Enhancing Financial Inclusion (PEFI) project, MSC has been working to enhance six indicators of financial inclusion across eight states in India.

Refinement and repositioning of microinsurance products for Britam

MSC provided technical assistance to refine and reposition the microinsurance product line of Britam, a financial services provider in eastern and southern Africa. After our intervention, Britam achieved operational break-even in 2016. As of the end of 2017, it increased annual profits on its microinsurance portfolio to KES 79 million (USD 790,000).