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Morocco - Second Capital Market Development and Small and Medium-Size Enterprise Finance Development Policy Loan Project (Arabic)

This program document for the Second Capital Market Development and Small and Medium-Size Enterprise Finance Development Policy Loan Project has four pillars as follows : (i) Pillar A - Improve access to finance for small and young enterprises; (ii) Pillar B - Strengthen capital markets by improving the institutional framework and broadening the range of instruments; (iii) Pillar C - Improve the financial sustainability of the Caisse Marocaine des Retraites; and (iv) Pillar D - Strengthen oversight of the banking sector. ... See More +

Program Document 114404 JUL 19, 2017

Disclosed

Guide to promote the participation of small and medium-sized enterprises in the public procurement market in Montenegro (English)

The sector of small and medium-sized enterprises (hereinafter SMEs) represent an increasingly important segment of Montenegrin economy and have been key drivers of its economic growth and employment for the past several years. ... See More +

Working Paper 117357 JUN 30, 2017

000485645:Manjola Malo:mmalo@worldbank.org; Disclosed

Overcoming constraints to SME development in MENA countries and enhancing access to finance : IFC advisory services in the Middle East and North Africa (English)

The role of the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) sector cannot be over emphasized in terms of its contribution to GDP and employment generation, particularly in emerging economies. ... See More +

Working Paper 113701 JAN 01, 2017

Saleem,Qamar Disclosed

Gender and digital financial services : banking outside of the box (English)

As Ghana’s largest indigenous bank, Fidelity Bank has always wanted Ghanaians to know that they can produce the same, if not better, levels of products and services as any international bank. ... See More +

Brief 117395 JAN 01, 2017

Biallas,Margarete O. Disclosed

M-money channel distribution case : Afghanistan - Roshan m-paisa (English)

In 2006, Roshan, the leading mobile operator in Afghanistan formed a partnership with Vodafone global services to offer a mobile money transfer service in Afghanistan. ... See More +

Working Paper 117400 JAN 01, 2017

Disclosed

Gender and digital financial services : camping with our customers (English)

Easy Paisa of Pakistan uses 75,000 agents and 6,000 plus 1-link enabled automated teller machines (ATMs) to facilitate 1.2 million Benazir income support payments (BISP) to poor women every quarter. ... See More +

Brief 117397 JAN 01, 2017

Biallas,Margarete O. Disclosed

Gender and digital financial services : banking on the market (English)

Low-income women in the bustling city of Lagos, Nigeria are both time and resource poor. However, they seek services to park their money for larger spending purposes, such as business capital and school fees. ... See More +

Brief 117394 JAN 01, 2017

Biallas,Margarete O. Disclosed

Gender and digital financial services : in tellers we trust (English)

Zoona Zambia has created a specialized program to train more young women to become Zoona tellers, Zoona Kiosk owners, and community leaders. In 2014, Zoona was selected by the girl effect accelerator as one of the 10 global ventures best-positioned to take young, marginalized women out of poverty. ... See More +

Brief 117399 JAN 01, 2017

Biallas,Margarete O. Disclosed

Gender and digital financial services : quick tips for digital financial service providers to reach women (English)

Most banks and financial institutions already have a lot of information on its current female clients. Institutions should spend time analyzing data and talking to female customers. ... See More +

Brief 117398 JAN 01, 2017

Biallas,Margarete O. Disclosed

Morocco - Piloting Equity Financing for Small and Medium Enterprises Project : environmental assessment : Environmental and social risk safeguards management framework (French,English)

The objective of the Piloting Equity Financing for Small and Medium Enterprises Project for Morocco is to improve access to equity financing for the creation and development of high growth potential SMEs, and facilitating equity capital leveraging private sector financing. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG2709 DEC 02, 2016

Wan Yan Lun,Steve W. Disclosed

Garanti Bank Romania : striving to lead - a study on women in banking : Learning study on impact of banking on women programs in Europe, Central Asia, Middle East and North Africa (English)

The overall objective of this study is to learn about the results of the International Finance Corporation (IFC) “Banking on Women Program” (BoW) in Europe, Central Asia and the Middle East (EMENA). ... See More +

Working Paper 109545 OCT 19, 2016

Mccartney,Andrew Charles; Yamamoto,Chiaki; Korayem,Manar Ahmed Zaki Mahmoud Zaki; Ioffe Kasher,Olga Y.; Joseph,Roshin Mathai; Essmat,Sammar; Tilyayev,Ulugbek Yusufdjanovich Disclosed

Pathways to profits : identifying separate channels of small firm growth through business training (English)

This paper identifies separate and unique pathways to profits among small businesses in South Africa that are exposed to marketing or finance training in a randomized control study. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7774 JUL 28, 2016

Anderson,Stephen J.; Chandy,Rajesh; Zia,Bilal Husnain Disclosed

OECS Countries - SME Guarantee Facility Project (English)

Project Information and Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet PIDISDSC16149 JUL 19, 2016

Disclosed

Turkey - Fourth Export Finance Intermediation Loan Project (English)

Implementation Completion Report Review ICRR14937 JUN 13, 2016

Disclosed

The impact of business support services for small and medium enterprises on firm performance in low- and middle-income countries : a meta-analysis (English)

Interventions designed to support small and medium enterprises are popular among policy makers, given the role small and medium enterprises play in job creation around the world. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7664 MAY 09, 2016

Disclosed

Organizing knowledge to compete : impacts of capacity building programs on firm organization (English)

A growing literature aiming at explaining differences across firms in productivity and access to global export markets has focused on the internal organization of firms. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7640 APR 14, 2016

Vargas Da Cruz,Marcio Jose; Bussolo,Maurizio; Iacovone,Leonardo Disclosed

Revisiting the impact of the Brazilian SIMPLES program on firms' formalization rates (English)

A recent survey of rigorous impact evaluations of programs to help small and medium-size firms to formalize indicates that the programs do not seem to work for most informal firms. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7605 MAR 16, 2016

Piza,Caio Disclosed

Islamic banking and finance : opportunities across micro, small, and medium enterprises in the Kyrgyz Republic (English)

Micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs), are the drivers of Kyrgyz economic growth and key contributors to sustainable gross domestic product (GDP). ... See More +

Working Paper 110902 FEB 01, 2016

Disclosed

Systematic review of SME banking and business regulation (English)

Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are a key priority of the International Finance Corporation (IFC) given their importance in growing economies. ... See More +

Working Paper 116567 JUL 08, 2014

Paniagua,Gloria; Domenech,Luis Disclosed

Experiences of microfinance institutions serving very small to small enterprises in Latin America : based on case studies in LAC (English)

Working Paper 94918 JUL 01, 2014

Disclosed

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Morocco - Second Capital Market Development and Small and Medium-Size Enterprise Finance Development Policy Loan Project (Arabic)
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JUL 19, 2017 114404 Program Document
Guide to promote the participation of small and medium-sized enterprises in the public procurement market in Montenegro (English)
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JUN 30, 2017 117357 Working Paper
Overcoming constraints to SME development in MENA countries and enhancing access to finance : IFC advisory services in the Middle East and North Africa (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 113701 Working Paper
Gender and digital financial services : banking outside of the box (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 117395 Brief
M-money channel distribution case : Afghanistan - Roshan m-paisa (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 117400 Working Paper
Gender and digital financial services : camping with our customers (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 117397 Brief
Gender and digital financial services : banking on the market (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 117394 Brief
Gender and digital financial services : in tellers we trust (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 117399 Brief
Gender and digital financial services : quick tips for digital financial service providers to reach women (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 117398 Brief
Morocco - Piloting Equity Financing for Small and Medium Enterprises Project : environmental assessment : Environmental and social risk safeguards management framework (French,English)
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DEC 02, 2016 SFG2709 Environmental Assessment
Garanti Bank Romania : striving to lead - a study on women in banking : Learning study on impact of banking on women programs in Europe, Central Asia, Middle East and North Africa (English)
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OCT 19, 2016 109545 Working Paper
Pathways to profits : identifying separate channels of small firm growth through business training (English)
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JUL 28, 2016 WPS7774 Policy Research Working Paper
OECS Countries - SME Guarantee Facility Project (English)
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JUL 19, 2016 PIDISDSC16149 Project Information and Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet
Turkey - Fourth Export Finance Intermediation Loan Project (English)
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JUN 13, 2016 ICRR14937 Implementation Completion Report Review
The impact of business support services for small and medium enterprises on firm performance in low- and middle-income countries : a meta-analysis (English)
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MAY 09, 2016 WPS7664 Policy Research Working Paper
Organizing knowledge to compete : impacts of capacity building programs on firm organization (English)
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APR 14, 2016 WPS7640 Policy Research Working Paper
Revisiting the impact of the Brazilian SIMPLES program on firms' formalization rates (English)
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MAR 16, 2016 WPS7605 Policy Research Working Paper
Islamic banking and finance : opportunities across micro, small, and medium enterprises in the Kyrgyz Republic (English)
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FEB 01, 2016 110902 Working Paper
Systematic review of SME banking and business regulation (English)
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JUL 08, 2014 116567 Working Paper
Experiences of microfinance institutions serving very small to small enterprises in Latin America : based on case studies in LAC (English)
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JUL 01, 2014 94918 Working Paper