The Digital Finance Landscape - A Strategic Assessment on Microfinance and Financial Inclusion

Short Course

Monday, December 11, 2017 to Wednesday, December 13, 2017
London, United Kingdom

Digital finance is quickly changing the nature of financial service provision – with promising opportunities to reach more customers and offering a more complete suite of relevant products. However, providers face multiple obstacles leveraging this opportunity – platforms are not always accessible, customers are difficult to serve on digital-only channels, and ad-hoc partnerships pose obstacles many providers find difficult to surmount.

Program topics:

  • The changing face of digital finance;
  • Digital technology;
  • How can digital technology help the unbanked;
  • Developmental strategy and digital finance;
  • Microcredit methodology under digital finance;
  • Products and services under digital channels;
  • Delivery channels on digital finance;
  • Fintech companies;
  • Leveraging digital finance technology;
  • Removing obstacles;
  • Regulating digital finance.

Target Audience:

  • Microfinance practitioners;
  • Central bank officials;
  • Donors;
  • Investors;
  • Financial inclusion specialist;
  • Officials from the ministry of finance;
  • Staff of developmental agencies;
  • Rural finance specialist.


  • The cost of the residential training program is USD 2,000 per delegate;
  • Accommodation in a 4-star hotel will be provided for three days;
  • Breakfast and lunch provided;
  • GBP 20 voucher per delegate for dinner;
  • Airport pickup and drop off provided.
Organizer Microfinance Association
Related Region / Country Global / United Kingdom
Related Resources Microfinance Association  -  English (en)

Keywords Mobile Banking, digital finance, Microcredit
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