The microfinance sector provides capital access to the society’s underserved segment. In India, this sector is growing significantly. However, the existing underwriting model follows the conventional method of credit score, which rules out a huge segment with zero or thin-file credit. Alternate data is required to meet this segment’s credit needs. Listen to our podcast to understand how Microfinance.AI uses this unserved segment’s digital footprint and provides them with capital access.
The journey of mobile financial services at BURO Bangladesh: A lesson for the microfinance sector in Bangladesh
The case study encapsulates the digital transformation journey of BURO Bangladesh as it tried to offer mobile financial services to its clients. The road was not easy, but the efforts have finally started to yield results to both the MFI and its customers.