Investment and Innovation in Microfinance Africa
|Event Date/Time: Oct 18, 2011||End Date/Time: Oct 19, 2011|
With this number in mind it is no surprise that MFIs are sitting up and taking note. There is a huge amount to do to increase access to financial services.
Are you on the right track?
Building on our expertise in Microfinance over the last 3 years, Investment and Innovation in Microfinance Africa will bring together investors, MFIs, government representatives, technology providers and the development community to create a robust business model for scaling up Microfinance in Africa.
What will the conference address?
Update on Policy, Regulation and Governance
â€¢ Gain an update from your Central Bank on the institutional transformation from credit to deposit taking: Ensure you are effectively juggling the cost of implementation and the expectation of the regulator
â€¢ From agent banking to branchless banking, make sure you are complying to new regulation in order to deliver a seamless service to your customers
Overcoming Operational Challenges
â€¢ Measuring social performance effectively: Find out what tools are available, what standards you should be adhering to and what value the right metrics can add to your organisation
â€¢ Tackle multiple borrowing: Put an end to under-cutting and competition by committing to partnership working, client protection and credit bureaus
â€¢ Increase your funding: Meet investors from across Africa and around the world who are ready to invest in your MFI
â€¢ Increase your client numbers: Learn how to market yourself effectively and get the word out about your services
New Loan Products Uncovered
â€¢ Develop new products at the base of the pyramid: Extend your portfolio by committing to housing, energy, education and agriculture products
â€¢ Are investors ready to commit to impact products? Hear directly from Africaâ€™s biggest commercial and institutional investors
The Technology Systems
â€¢ You Should Be Adopting What comes after mobile banking? Find out what the future holds for technology in Africa
â€¢ MIS technology Spotlight: Find out how to identify the right system for you and keep the cost down
Who should attend?
â€¢ Investors & Donors
â€¢ Investment Managers
â€¢ CEOs, COOs & Presidents of MFI Networks
â€¢ Heads of Sustainable Banking/Financial Inclusion Commercial Banks
â€¢ Heads of Sustainable Banking/Financial Inclusion Domestic Banks
â€¢ Mobile Solution Providers
â€¢ Banking Technology Hardware & Software Regulators
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