From November 4-5, 2019, the FCI IFC advisory team led by David Ivanovic and Jean Saint-Geours organized the first-ever “IFC West Africa Warehouse Receipt Financing Forum” in Accra, Ghana. The
IFC supported Warehouse Receipt Financing system launched at the Ethiopia Commodity Exchange in partnership with Commercial Bank of Ethiopia on December 26, 2019. The system is set to transform the
Leora Klapper, Dorothe Singer, Saniya Ansar, and Jake Hess. World Bank Policy Research Working Paper 9078, December 2019
Preliminary Findings from a Stock-Taking Exercise. (EN and FR).
A case study by the Cambridge IF Analytica. Flipping through the latest data on the bank’s performance, Wan Mohd Fadzmi Wan Othman, President and CEO of Agrobank, found himself recounting
The re-regulation wave following the global financial crisis is putting pressure on local community and cooperative banks. In this paper, the authors show that cooperative banking can play a pivotal