In this video, Richard Rosenberg, consultant to CGAP, talks about the value proposition of microfinance and how this relates to the price for financial services. He highlights the usage of loans for consumption purpose instead of income generation or investment, and also notes that the usage is much more varied.
“In this video Jonathan Morduch, co-author of “Portfolios of the Poor” and Professor of Public Policy and Economics at the NYU Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, and Managing Director of the Financial Access Initiative tells one of the most important information revealed by the book is the they way how people use loans. The […]
Compartamos Controversy Leadership and Responsibilities
In this video Richard Rosenberg, consultant to CGAP, discusses how the Compartamos IPO affected investors and competitors, and whether the experience was a singular event or is likely to be repeated. He further explains the existence of social as well as commercial investors of Compartamos and their varied goals. He also discussed the relation between […]
The Savings is the third publication under the OPE Series. This Booklet brings together a set of brief publications which delve into MicroSave’s rich sectoral expertise and leading practitioner’s opinions.
In this video, MicroSave interviews many industry leaders such as Nitin Gachayte CEO of Drishtee, Moumita Sen Sharma, Chairperson RBS Foundation India, Shubhankar Gupta, Managing Director, Arohan etc and asks them to share their experience and the challenges they faced in their venture. Simultaneously this video gives insights to those who want to understand how […]
In this video series-6, Dr. Yunus continues answering the questions of participants ranging from balance of economic and environmental interests to use of microfinance in genocide affected regions of the world