Many MSMEs are dying—can we realize the full potential of the digital revolution to save them?
This blog analyzes the existential crisis that is being faced by MSMEs in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic and goes further to explore whether exploring the full potential of the digital revolution can save them.
How Mobile Money can act as an enabler for G2P payments in India?
In the dearth of efficient and successful G2P payment disbursement model in India, global examples suggest that G2P payments can “also” be routed through mobile money account. In this video, we discuss this idea of “using mobile money for disbursement of G2P payments in India”.
Index-based Microinsurance for Disaster Risk Reduction
Index insurance has emerged as a disaster management tool for the poor because of its effectiveness in assisting poor people to deal with catastrophes. Focusing on the benefits of Weather based index insurance, MSC’s Microinsurance expert, Sunil Bhat, talks about the features and scope of weather based index insurance and how it helps the poor […]
White labelling is quite common in the financial services sector. Smaller banks sometimes outsource their credit card operations to larger banks. The larger bank issues and processes the credit cards as white label cards, typically for a fee, allowing the smaller bank to brand the cards as their own without having to invest in the […]
Over-indebtedness in the Philippines: Clients’ perceptions
This research aims to provide market information to financial institutions on over-indebtedness in order to help them develop client protection strategies. The information can also help financial institutions protect their biggest asset, their loan portfolio, from delinquency.
In this video, Rizza Maniego-Eala, President of G-Xchange Inc, Globe Telecom, Philippines, shares that Globe Telecom uses mobile network to lower the cost, increase access of the mass market for financial services. She explains the GCASH service which was launched via M-Banking in 2004 and how it has successfully captured the market. She also talks […]