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9 May 2019 - In a post on the CFI at Accion blog, MIX's fintech lead, Chrissy Martin Meier, asks how we can channel the excitement around fintech to drive inclusive innovation.

26 April 2019 - MIX is seeking an intern for the Africa region. S/he will be working closely with the Regional Coordinator to support the growth and expansion of MIX’s core activities in Africa, in line with the organization’s goals of achieving reliable, comparable, and publicly available information on the performance and outreach of Financial Service Providers (FSP).

26 April 2019 - This week's MIX News Brief includes summaries of articles on evolving attitudes toward retail banking; segmentation of smallholder households; and the importance of financial inclusion to poverty eradication.

25 April 2019 - Reflecting on USAID's Digital Financial Inclusion for Development Forum, three principles emerged that can help guide donors and others to enable greater impact through the strategic use of digital finance.

29 March 2019 - This week we highlight the need for financial service providers to compete with, and beat, informal lenders; a digital credit platform that keeps shops stocked and customers happy; rogue mobile money agents and a black market for SIMs in the DRC; and the table setting for the impact narrative already provoking discussion.

19 March 2019 - MIX is looking for professionals to join its Ambassador program in Hyderabad, India. This program is a voluntary opportunity for working professionals who want to take a break and do research in emerging financial inclusion areas or students who want to build career in this field and hence, interested to learn more. 

15 March 2019 - In this edition of the MIX News Brief we highlight stories about the future of money; a new product from Safaricom; and how to reduce the gender gap in financial services.

22 February 2019 - This week's MIX News Brief includes summaries of articles on a new financial product from a tech giant; the persistent gender gap in mobile phone ownership; instructions on using machine learning.

11 February 2019 - The initiative brings together four organizations driving investment and influence in technology and innovation for financial inclusion. The initiative will be implemented by MIX, the global data resource for socially responsible investors and businesses focused on inclusive finance.

8 February 2019 - This week's MIX News Brief includes summaries of articles on upcoming impact investing events; fintech and the poor; the future of financial inclusion in Africa.