Explore 3 paid options to access the data behind the MFI Index. Whether you are looking for a dashboard of aggregate data from 1 million+ data points, a deep dive into microfinance within a specific geography or market, or want to run customized portfolio discovery, we have an option to fit your organization’s needs and budget.Read more
Our sector- and geography-specific benchmarks help you compare your performance against your peers.
The degree to which Financial Service Providers are serving previously underserved clients.
The impact Financial Services Providers have on clients' quality of life and their ability to dover household expenditures.
The degree to which clients are financially prepared for an unforeseen economic shock, and the impact Financial Service Providers have on the clients' preparedness.
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Financial inclusion survey products, ready to use with accompanying performance benchmarks.
Our ground-breaking Microfinance (MFI) Index offers a simple answer to a complicated question: “what does social impact mean for microfinance institutions?”Microfinance Index
CDFI Impact Performance
Hear from CDFI borrowers to map the experience and impact of receiving a loan. Gain new insights on customer outcomes and challenges.CDFI Impact Performance
Our Fintech Impact Index gets under the hood of the impact Fintechs have on customers’ lives, giving you the data you need to ensure your Fintech is creating positive change.Fintech Index
The fintech industry is at a key junction: expand financial services for 1.4 billion people, or face strict regulation for predatory lending. Fintech needs reliable data to understand their influence on clients, double down on their strengths, and address areas of improvement.Read more
The Microfinance Index is a groundbreaking financial inclusion initiative that provides high-quality, comparable impact data for the microfinance industry, driven entirely by client voices. This annual initiative has expanded to collect more than 1 million unique global data points in 2023.Read more
Sasha Dichter, CEO and co-founder of 60 Decibels, discusses the importance of fintechs arming themselves with data that can protect them from regulatory overreach.Read more
Now in its second year, the 2023 Microfinance Index will survey 30,000+ microfinance clients in 30 countries focusing specifically on clients in Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Uganda, and Ecuador.Read more
Two key factors are needed to make progress measuring the 'S' in ESG: a recognition of what the 'S' truly encompasses and reliable data for these areas.Read more
This report written by Economist Impact studies the impact CICO providers have on clients across five key economics.Read more