European Launch of the Economist Intelligence Unit’s 2013 Global Microscope on the Microfinance Business Environment
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 1:00 p.m.- 2:30 p.m.
Panel over lunch (open to the public) Global Microscope on the Business Environment for Microfinance
This panel presented the findings of the Economist Intelligence Unit’s 2013 Global Microscope on the Microfinance Business Environment, which evaluates and benchmarks 55 countries on the regulatory and business environment for microfinance. The panel discussed how the Microscope’s findings will affect financial inclusion.
The 2013 Global Microscope on the Microfinance Business Environment is sponsored by the IDB, CAF, the Center for Financial Inclusion at Accion, and Citi Microfinance.
Introduction: Sergio Navajas (IDB/MIF) (7-10 min)
EIU presentation: Lucy Hurst (20 min)
Discussion: (1 hour) Moderator: Michael Schlein (ACCION)
- Narda Sotomayor (Superintendencia de Banca, Seguros y AFP de Peru)
- Syed Mohsin Ahmed (Pakistan Microfinance Network)
- Robert Annibale (Citi Microfinance)
- Lucy Hurst (Economist Intelligence Unit)