• 11 Oct 2016
    • Annabel Schiff

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      Faculty Title: 
      Senior Manager - Digital Finance at MicroSave
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      7
      External Contributor: 
      Yes

    Discussions around Master Agents are often confusing.  This confusion usually stems from the varying terms used to describe them. While to some providers they are ‘Aggregators’, to

  • 05 Oct 2016
    • Annabel Schiff

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      Faculty Title: 
      Senior Manager - Digital Finance at MicroSave
      Order: 
      7
      External Contributor: 
      Yes
    • Jacqueline Jumah

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      Faculty Title: 
      Manager - Strategic Operations for Digital Finance at MicroSave
      Order: 
      7
      External Contributor: 
      Yes

    Agents are deemed the lynchpin of any

  • 28 Jun 2016
    • Samveet Sahoo

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      Faculty Title: 
      Manager at MicroSave - Financial Inclusion Consulting
      External Contributor: 
      Yes
    • Aakanksha Thakur,

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      Faculty Title: 
      Assistant Manager at MicroSave
      External Contributor: 
      Yes
    • Prabir Barooah

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      Faculty Title: 
      Manager at MicroSave - Financial Inclusion Consulting
      External Contributor: 
      Yes
    • Isvary Sivalingam

      Faculty Image: 
      Faculty Title: 
      Manager at MicroSave - Financial Inclusion Consulting
      External Contributor: 
      Yes

    Bilkis Banu sits along with a few of her customers in the veranda of her house and talks to us about the close bond that she shares with them. She was signed up as an agent to offer door-to-door cash deposit and withdrawal services for

  • 28 Jun 2016
    • Nimesh Soni

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      Faculty Title: 
      Analyst
      External Contributor: 
      Yes
    • Vikram Sharma

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      Faculty Title: 
      Assistant Manager at MicroSave
      External Contributor: 
      Yes
    • Nancy Kiarie

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      Faculty Title: 
      Analyst
      External Contributor: 
      Yes
    • Ritesh Dhawan

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      Faculty Title: 
      Manager at MicroSave - Financial Inclusion Consulting
      External Contributor: 
      Yes

    MicroSave used its Market Insights for

  • 17 Jun 2016
    • Dorcas Muthoni

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      Faculty Title: 
      Analyst - Strategic Operations for Digital Finance
      External Contributor: 
      Yes
    • Mohit Saini

      Faculty Image: 
      Faculty Title: 
      Assistant Manager at MicroSave
      External Contributor: 
      Yes
    • Kritika Shukla

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      Faculty Title: 
      Assistant Manager at MicroSave
      External Contributor: 
      Yes
    • Piyush Singh

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      Faculty Title: 
      Assistant Manager at MicroSave
      External Contributor: 
      Yes
    • Priya Garg

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      Faculty Title: 
      Assistant Manager at MicroSave
      External Contributor: 
      Yes

    In India, 

  • 24 May 2016
    • Melissa Rousset

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      Faculty Title: 
      Project Manager - Digital Financial Insights
      External Contributor: 
      Yes
    • Sabine Some - Mensah

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      Faculty Title: 
      Technical Specialist Digital Finance at UNCDF
      External Contributor: 
      Yes

    Warimako ! – expression wolof qui signifie « Envoie-moi de l’argent » en français – fait désormais partie du vocabulaire courant au Sénégal, symbolique d’un marché où dominent les transferts d’argent

  • 12 May 2016
    • Melissa Rousset

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      Faculty Title: 
      Project Manager - Digital Financial Insights
      External Contributor: 
      Yes
    • David Mugabi

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      Faculty Title: 
      Assistant Manager at MicroSave
      External Contributor: 
      Yes

    It’s a common belief that agents in rural regions need more cash than e-float to meet the demand of their customers, while in urban areas cash-in and cash-out transactions balance themselves out. The

  • 27 Jan 2016
    • Akhand Tiwari

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      Faculty Title: 
      Senior Manager at MicroSave
      External Contributor: 
      Yes
    • Irene Wagaki

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      Faculty Title: 
      Assistant Manager- Digital Financial Services at MicroSave
      External Contributor: 
      Yes
    • Nandini Harihareswara

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      Faculty Title: 
      Digital Finance Country Technical Specialist at UNCDF
      External Contributor: 
      Yes

    Zambia introduced Digital Financial Services (DFS) to the world with the launch of Celpay in 2002. Celpay’s offering to Zambians was somewhat similar to Safaricom’s ‘microfinance credit re-payment’ product,

  • 18 Dec 2015
    • Joyce Murithi

      Faculty Image: 
      Faculty Title: 
      Senior Manager - Banking and Financial Services at MicroSave
      Order: 
      8
      External Contributor: 
      No
    • Mike McCaffrey

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      Faculty Title: 
      Principal Consultant - Strategic Operations for Digital Finance
      External Contributor: 
      Yes

    This is the third blog in a three part series, which compares digital financial service offerings in Kenya.  The

  • 16 Dec 2015
    • Joyce Murithi

      Faculty Image: 
      Faculty Title: 
      Senior Manager - Banking and Financial Services at MicroSave
      Order: 
      8
      External Contributor: 
      No
    • Mike McCaffrey

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      Faculty Title: 
      Principal Consultant - Strategic Operations for Digital Finance
      External Contributor: 
      Yes

    This is the second blog in a three part series, which compares digital financial service offerings in Kenya.  The first blog focused on mobile money

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