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Anna Letta, LuxFLAG, the new InFiNe.lu grantee

Congratulations to Anna Letta, Sustainability Operations Officer, LuxFLAG, who has been awarded an InFine.lu scholarship to become a Certificed Expert[…]

Midi de la microfinance et de l’inclusion financière : Impact et transparence : de l’intention à la mesure

Organisé le 6 octobre prochain sur le temps de midi (de 12 à 13h00), le prochain Midi de la microfinance[…]

Save the date for the 2022 European Microfinance Award

The 2022 European Microfinance Award “Financial Inclusion that Works for Women” highlights organisations working in financial inclusion that aim to[…]

Sustainable Finance Forum 2022, 4 & 5 October 2022

Our member, Luxembourg for Finance, is inviting the industry to the Sustainable Finnance Forum 2022. Bringing together sustainability and regulatory[…]

Our member SPTF is holding its Annual Meeting late September, register now!

Cerise+SPTF, the leaders in social and environmental performance management for inclusive finance, are co-organising two events late-september in Paris. Read[…]

CATAPULT: Inclusion Africa, the applications are open!

Developed by InFiNe.lu member, the LHoFT Foundation, the programme targets startups focusing on financial inclusion in Africa, aiming to build[…]

InFiNe.lu launches its 2022 Scholarship Programme Call for Applications

The InFiNe.lu Scholarship Programme supports employees from InFiNe.lu member organisations for up to EUR 4.000/scholar in the following subjects: MicrofinanceRural financeMicroinsuranceDigital[…]

Get to know Innpact thanks to this (EVPA) podcast of Arnaud Gillin, co-founding partner of Innpact

Since its inception, InFiNe.lu member, Innpact has set up 33 funds, working with both small and big structures, providing them[…]

SPTF and Cambodia Microfinance Association sign agreement to strengthen client protection in Cambodia’s financial services

The Social Performance Task Force (SPTF) and the Cambodia Microfinance Association (CMA) have a new memorandum of understanding to strengthen[…]

Finance in Motion designated as “Practice Leader” by independant impact verifier, BlueMark

Impact Asset manager recognized for excellent impact management practices  Finance in Motion has been designated as a “Practice Leader” by[…]

Microlux renforce ses services d’accompagnement aux entrepreneurs avec un module d’e-learning

Dans le cadre de ses services d’accompagnement, microlux lance un module d’e-learning dédié aux créateurs d’entreprise. Il s’agit d’une série[…]

Towards sustainable and inclusive insurance


Luxembourgish insurance sector explores ways of strengthening the social aspects of their ESG commitments with international inclusive insurance experts.  Like[…]

Register to the Certificate in Law and Regulation of Inclusive Finance

Designed to educate and train future professionals in inclusive finance matters, the Certificate in Law and Regulation of Inclusive Finance aims[…]

Luxembourg Ministry of Finance appoints Schroders and BlueOrchard to accelerate climate action with a landmark partnership

Press release, 16.06.2022, Luxembourg Ministry of Finance Schroders, BlueOrchard Finance Ltd (part of the Schroders Group), and the Luxembourg Ministry of[…]
microfact

The Microfact MFI Factsheet and tutorial, a simple and user-friendly tool for monitoring the  financial and social performance of a microfinance institution

Developped by Microfact (BRS and ADA), the MFI Factsheet and tutorial, available in French, English and Spanish, is a simple[…]

The new batch of the Boulder training programmes 2022

The Boulder Microfinance Institute next batch of programmes 2022 are all held in English and online: The (traditional) Microfinance Training Programme[…]

InFiNe.lu participated in the 7th European Research Conference on Microfinance organised in Glasgow.

This conference, organised every two years by European universities, the CERMi and with the support of e-MFP, is a unique[…]

InFiNe.lu member, LuxFLAG, the Luxembourg Finance Labelling Agency, launched a video on its different labels

LuxFLAG supports sustainable finance thanks to various labels, all independant and internationally recognized validation of compliance with the label criteria[…]

29 June: Join the Microinsurance Network to share & explore emerging trends in Inclusive Insurance

The Microinsurance Network is welcoming you to exchange views on the outlook for building resilience, Sustainable Development and inclusive insurance[…]

6 July, 12:00-13:00, Midi de la microfinance et de l’inclusion financière “Sustainable insurance: a meeting of two worlds”

The next Midi will be discussing sustainable insurance and involving InFiNe.lu member, the Microinsurance Network. A reception until 14:00 will follow[…]

Did you mean Financial Inclusion? From Microcredit to Inclusive finance

How did inclusive finance come to life? Where does the term come from? What does it mean? What are the[…]

InFiNe.lu’s 2021 activity report is out

The year 2021 was again a special one and required adaptation.
Physical events were replaced by digital ones. This is reflected[…]

Digital financial services and their challenges to microfinance institutions – from the microfinance investment funds perspective

(An article written by InFiNe.lu scholar Alejandro Vazquez, on his experience attending the Back to Boulder programme 2022). This note focuses[…]

Une nouvelle dynamique pour InFiNe avec l’arrivée de Anne Bastin comme Directrice du réseau

De nationalité française et luxembourgeoise, Anne Bastin a commencé sa carrière au Grand-Duché du Luxembourg en 1995 en travaillant pour des[…]

Les femmes et l’inclusion financière – Carte Blanche de Michel Maquil sur RTL Radio

Régulièrement, Michel Maquil, président de InFiNe.lu, est invité à expliquer, en 3 minutes, un sujet proche de l’inclusion financière à[…]

Lancement officiel du nouveau fonds européen de financement solidaire pour l’Afrique FEFISOL II

FEFISOL II est un fonds à impact dédié au financement de la microfinance rurale et de l’agriculture familiale en Afrique.[…]

MSME Finance in Africa: building resilience in a turbulent world.

The European Investment Bank (EIB) West and Central Africa SME Banking and Microfinance Academy 2022 As part of the Technical Assistance[…]

Etude d’impact d’une institution de microfinance dédiée aux femmes en Afrique du Sud – Impact study of a microfinance institution dedicated to women in South Africa

Participez à la restitution de l’étude des impacts d’une institution de microfinance dédiée aux femmes en Afrique du Sud. Rendez-vous[…]

Challenges and opportunities faced by microfinance investment funds adapting to a changing environment

(An article written by InFiNe.lu scholar Alejandro Vazquez, on his experience attending the Back to Boulder programme 2022). This note focuses[…]

Financial Inclusion Compass survey 2022 needs your insight and expertise of the sector.

You have until 7 June to take part in e-MFP’s Financial Inclusion Compass survey. The Financial Inclusion Compass has, since its[…]