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Financial Diaries of Smallholder Families

How do small-scale agricultural producers manage their money, and what do their strategies tell us about their need for financial tools?

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Digital Financial Services for Agriculture

This is the fourth handbook published by the Partnership for Financial Inclusion, a joint initiative of IFC and the Mastercard Foundation to expand microfinance and advance digital financial services ...

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Mobile Technologies and Digitized Data to Promote Access to ...

Mobile technologies and digitized data to promote access to finance for women in agriculture. 

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ICT in Agriculture

The following is a synthesis of Chapter 7: Broadening Smallholder Access to Financial Services, of the World Bank's ICT in Agriculture Sourcebook that may be accessed from the ICT in Agriculture websi...

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Innovative Products and Adaptations for Rural Finance

This study examines credit score migration rates of farm businesses, testing whether migration probabilities differ across business cycles. Results suggest that agricultural credit ratings are more li...

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Expanding Outreach in Malawi

M-banking uses the mobile phone as a delivery channel for financial information and services. It is important to note that the telco-led model is usually an m-payments rather than an m-banking program...

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Digital Financial Services in Africa: Beyond the Kenyan Succ...

The study explains the success of DFS in Kenya and presents challenges and opportunities for the development of DFS in the seven other countries where the study took place: Benin, Cameroon, Mozambique...

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Mobile Financial Services for the Un-banked

The report articulates the fact that the mobile money industry continues to grow and is now expanding across more regions. So does the competition of mobile payment as it is becoming a mainstream prod...

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Mobile Solutions for Agriculture Value Chain Finance

This presentation was delivered by Pauline Githugu, CEO of Century Deposit Taking Microfinance, Ltd in Kenya at a webinar hosted by AgriFin on February 26, 2014. Ms. Githugu discussed the experience o...

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India’s Technology Opportunity: Transforming Work, Empowerin...

This study by McKinsey Global Institute discusses 12 technologies that can transform India’s economy. The report examines the role of transformative technologies in seven sectors including, financial ...

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AGRIFIN Technical Summary: Creating Access to Agricultural F...

The following is a summary of Jessop, R., Diallo, B., Duursma, M., Mallek, A., Harms, J., and Manen B., (2012) Creating Access to Agricultural Finance: Based on a horizontal study of Cambodia, Mali, S...

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Financing Agricultural Value Chains

Developed in partnership with HBL, Pakistan, HDFC, India and Bankaool, Mexico, Bankaool demonstrates the New Value Chain 'How-to' Guide and its use to implement cohesive value chain financing programs...

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