MIX Microfinance World: Sub-Saharan Africa Microfinance Analysis and Benchmarking Report 2010

Apr 01, 2011 | A. Latortue, A. Linthorst | CGAP, Microfinance Information eXchange

This report details the high risk and falling returns experienced by MFIs in the region as well as the significant role of large-scale commercial institutions. It investigates the expansion of innovative technology-enabled financial services as well as the increased focus on consumer protection and social performance. It also explores new and updated microfinance legislations and regulations enacted in 2010 and presents the latest regional trends and recent developments throughout the region based on a sample of 181 MFIs and spanning 41 countries.

Theme: Financial Inclusion | Pages: 22