In the below video we share a brief conversation with Mr. Ulrich Hess, GIZ.
Natural disasters leave behind them a tale of death and destruction that affects the economy on the whole and severely impacts communities, especially low-income households, which bear its brunt.
There has been a lot of stress on assessing a customer’s cash-flows before sanctioning a specific loan, for instance a home loan or a crop loan.
How can we design a financial product for a farmer that is exactly suited to his requirement? The answer lies in understanding the utilisation of the product.
Nachiket Mor and Bindu Ananth were invited by Columbia University to share some of our thinking and work on consumer finance in India.
IFMR Finance Foundation worked with Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority of India (PFRDA) as Knowledge Partners to help organise their first NPS-Lite Aggregators’ Meet in New Delhi, on…
I had a fascinating meeting today with Gayathri, CEO of LabourNet Services that reminded me of some fundamental challenges in financial inclusion.
As a welcome step, SEBI released a circular for AMCs requesting them to regulate distributors. This is the first time distributors of mutual funds in India will function in…
The Committee to Review Implementation of Informal Sector Pension (CRIISP) recently released their report focusing on National Pension Scheme (NPS), its design architecture, its performance till date and recommendations…
In the series ‘Finance Matters’, we have examined the various elements that enable the provision of high-quality financial services, particularly for the under-served segments of the population.