MFIs do not fit into clients’ mental models of where to save. This note studies, on how MFIs can turn this situation around using client’s demand for credit and desire to accumulate lump sums as triggers to induce active savings behaviour through MFI-BCs.
Optimising Commissions and Payout Mechanism For G2P Payments Under Electronic and Direct Benefit Transfer
This Policy Brief tries to address the two fundamental questions of (1) what should be an appropriate fee for disbursal of G2P payments? and (2) what can be the norm or mechanism for division of the payout between banks, BCNMs and CSPs?