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FINANCIAL INCLUSION LAB

DEEP SUPPORT TO BUILD AND VALIDATE THE MOST INNOVATIVE AND INCLUSIVE FINTECH, SKILLING AND LIVELIHOOD SOLUTIONS.

FINANCIAL INCLUSION LAB

The Financial Inclusion Lab aims to improve the financial health of India’s underserved low- and middle-income (LMI) segments by supporting startups in the areas of Fintech, Skilling and Livelihood. CIIE.CO is collaborating with MicroSave Consulting (MSC), an international digital financial inclusion consultancy firm, to provide the startups with high-touch advisory and insights into the LMI segments. We have supported 27 early-stage startups in three cohorts so far. Cumulatively, these startups have already served 10mn+ individuals and raised over $14.5Mn in funding post their participation in the Lab.

OFFERINGS

OFFERINGS

STARTUPS
WE SEEK

We are interested in supporting technology solutions that help in improving financial health and capabilities of impacted segments including micro-businesses, informal workers, small farmers and women. The solutions could be cutting across adjacent domains such as agri-fintech and health-fintech that have especially become relevant post-COVID-19. Desirable solutions include innovative flow-based credit models, underwriting methods that leverage social behaviours, models leveraging SHGs and other social capital aggregators to enhance women's access and usage of financial services, LMI-focused Insurtechs, and skilling and livelihood solutions that leverage fintech for unique value addition to LMI segments.

FI LAB
PARTNER

MicroSave Consulting

FINANCIAL INCLUSION LAB APPLY NOW!
FINANCIAL INCLUSION LAB

DEEP SUPPORT TO BUILD AND VALIDATE THE MOST INNOVATIVE AND INCLUSIVE FINTECH, SKILLING AND LIVELIHOOD SOLUTIONS.

FINANCIAL
INCLUSION LAB

The Financial Inclusion Lab aims to improve the financial health of India’s underserved low- and middle-income (LMI) segments by supporting startups in the areas of Fintech, Skilling and Livelihood. CIIE.CO is collaborating with MicroSave Consulting (MSC), an international digital financial inclusion consultancy firm, to provide the startups with high-touch advisory and insights into the LMI segments. We have supported 27 early-stage startups in three cohorts so far. Cumulatively, these startups have already served 10mn+ individuals and raised over $14.5Mn in funding post their participation in the Lab.

OFFERINGS

OFFERINGS

STARTUPS FROM
PREVIOUS COHORTS

STARTUPS
WE SEEK

We are interested in supporting technology solutions that help in improving financial health and capabilities of impacted segments including micro-businesses, informal workers, small farmers and women. The solutions could be cutting across adjacent domains such as agri-fintech and health-fintech that have especially become relevant post-COVID-19. Desirable solutions include innovative flow-based credit models, underwriting methods that leverage social behaviours, models leveraging SHGs and other social capital aggregators to enhance women's access and usage of financial services, LMI-focused Insurtechs, and skilling and livelihood solutions that leverage fintech for unique value addition to LMI segments.

FI LAB
PARTNER

MicroSave Consulting