Regulation

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Growth and Disruption: Microfinance in Myanmar

By Jason Loughnane As part of our Best of 2016 series, we are re-publishing some of the top articles from...

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What Buying a House Taught Me About Financial Inclusion

By Ben Lebeaux For over two years now, I’ve worked for Accion, an organization that gives people the financial tools they need...

Understanding the Financial Inclusion Gender Gap

By Radhika Shroff On International Women’s Day, at The Business of Inclusion: Global Prosperity through Women and Girls Empowerment, I...

Grassland: Filling a Gap in China’s Microcredit Industry

By Radhika Shroff and Alice Tang The micro credit industry in China today is as diverse as it is large,...

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Inside BancoSol, Bolivia’s Largest Microcredit Bank

By Lily Leavitt Late last year, I joined Accion staff from around the world on a trip to La Paz...

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Laundry and the Law

Since I am now in week five of my ambassadorship, and I am, after all, a law student, I think...

Regulation in microfinance, a work in progress

Regulation in microfinance, a work in progress

In a previous post I already emphasized the importance of the regulatory framework for a healthy development of the microfinance...