microfinance

 
Microcredit: A principal cause of poverty in SA
Microcredit: A principal cause of poverty in SA
Post-apartheid South Africa provides ample evidence of the debilitating trajectory of the microcredit movement. The expansion of microcredit and...
Small lenders force fee issue
Small lenders force fee issue
Microfinanciers are suing the National Credit Regulator (NCR) and Minister of Trade and Industry Rob Davies for failing to review the service fees...
Unsecured lending: The underwriting was on the wall
Unsecured lending: The underwriting was on the wall
The boom in unsecured credit saw regulation stacked in favour of lenders, which had a number of tools at their disposal to claw money back from...
Microfinance faces hurdles in empowering Afghan women
Microfinance faces hurdles in empowering Afghan women
In a dimly lit room at the back of an Afghan house, 21-year-old Zahara is crouched on a plank of wood weaving a large carpet on a loom that she was...
In search of a transformed Africa
In search of a transformed Africa
Lower economic growth rates in both developed and developing countries would trap an additional 65-million people in poverty, based on a $2-a-day...

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