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What to Consider When Investing in “Green” Microfinance

> Posted by Hatem Mahbouli, Investment Officer, FMO

If you’re an impact investor, you probably want to do more in “green”. For instance, impact investing in microfinance, which constitutes a large portion of impact investing writ large, rarely incorporates environmental sustainability. 1,043 more words

Center For Financial Inclusion

CAMS collaborates with ‘AIM for Seva’ in support of better education

The urban-rural divide in India is an imminent cause of concern, particularly in the case of access to quality education and allied facilities. According to a 2015 World Bank report, around 67% of the total population in India is attributed to those in the country’s villages. 389 more words

Mutual Fund

Demonetization in India Is Causing More than Economic Harm

> Posted by Center Staff

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We’ve written about the unfolding demonetization situation in India a few times now (here and… 496 more words

Client Focus

Digitalization

With demonetization and the consequent shortage of currency in the market, the debate on digital money has been revived. We hear about how petty traders have switched to digital money. 81 more words

Landscape

Rent Free Christmas Period– Sheffield Council Housing

‘Each year Sheffield City Council provide two rent free weeks to customers, which this year start on 19th and 26th December. If you have fallen behind with paying your rent, please continue to pay as usual so you can catch up on your debts and have the best possible start to 2017.’  For more information about paying your rent follow this link  56 more words

Financial Inclusion

Why Are Banks Required to Be Police Officers?

> Posted by Sonja Kelly, Director of Research, CFI

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A customer waits to collect money at the Juba Express money transfer company in Mogadishu, Somalia.  808 more words

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Introducing Islamic banking in India is not a good idea

By Murtaza Ali Khan

Financial inclusion is the key to making India an economic superpower. Former RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan had formed a Committee on Comprehensive Financial Services for Small Businesses and Low Income Households… 719 more words