News and Blog

25 July 2019 - The report shares CSAF’s outlook on what can be done to grow the finance market for agricultural small- and medium-sized enterprises, while aligning market growth with responsible social and environmental impact. 

18 July 2019 - The CSAF Open Data Portal provides information on the lending activities to agricultural SMEs and producer organizations by the Council on Smallholder Agricultural Finance. MIX is the official data partner for the CSAF Open Data Portal.

18 July 2019 - The 2019 State of the Sector webinar will discuss insights from this year's annual report, and feature speakers who will provide practitioner perspectives with a particular focus on opportunities and challenges in East Africa. 

10 July 2019 - With growing interest in products and services that enable underserved segments to improve financial health, these fintechs are well positioned to continue to deepen and expand their impact.

27 June 2019 - Insurance is one of the most complex consumer-facing financial products. As a result, there is a high barrier of entry for fintechs eager to disrupt and improve traditional business models for insurance.  

26 June 2019 - Payments continues to be a popular product category for fintechs. In fact, over 100 payment and remittance fintechs submitted eligible applications to Inclusive Fintech 50.

26 June 2019 - Do you have the next big innovation for financial inclusion in the Arab region? The application period for AFIIP 2019 is open now until August 10.

24 June 2019 - We are developing data standards for fintech to help address information asymmetry and have opened the draft standards for public comment.

17 June 2019 - Meet the winners of the Inclusive Fintech 50 competition, an initiative implemented by MIX to recognize early-stage fintechs that are driving financial inclusion in emerging and advanced markets around the world.

29 May 2019 - In a new article published on NextBillion, MIX's Chrissy Martin Meier and Blaine Stephens share insights into how we can design and collect information on data standards to drive capital to inclusive fintechs.