Standard Chartered Pakistan partners with British Int’l investment to expand microfinance lending

Standard Chartered and BII enter a $40m risk-participation agreement through which BII will cover 50% of bank's risk on local currency loans to microfinance sector

Pakistan’s Microfinance Sector: Another year, another calamity

Floods are likely to wash away all post-pandemic progress of the sector

BankIslami becomes victim of $6.5 million cyber-attack

Transactions of approximately $6 million as claimed by the international payment scheme have been denied by the bank.

How Akhuwat impacts lives through the miracle of interest-free microfinance

$500 million worth of loans disbursed to 2.2 million families over a period of 16 years

How paramilitary helped Advans Bank double its size in one year

As peace returns to Karachi, losses spread over half a dozen years are now consigned to the past

World’s largest fintech partners with Telenor Microfinance Bank to offer mobile payments, digital services

KARACHI: Telenor Group has reached a strategic partnership agreement with Ant Financial Services Group in Pakistan, where Ant Financial will invest $184.5million...

Value of e-banking transactions registers quarterly growth of 28pc

KARACHI: Digital banking channels processed 186.7 million transactions worth Rs11.7 trillion in Oct-December 2017, according to data released by the State Bank...

Financial inclusivity: Where does Pakistan stand?

Pakistan is a lower middle-income economy, located in the heart of South Asia, with a GDP estimated at $284 Billion (2016), and...