News Releases

Risk Management Initiative in Microfinance (RIM)

MFX Solutions has announced the launch of the Risk management Initiative in Microfinance (RIM).  As a co-founder, MFX is excited to promote the issue of risk management in microfinance through a program jointly developed with founding members Appui au Développement Autonome (ADA), Calmeadow, Center for Financial Inclusion at Accion (CFI), Mennonite Economic Development Associates (MEDA), [...]


MFX 2011 Benchmark Analysis Report

Trends in the Costs of Hedging Given the high degree of global volatility facing currency markets, MFX has seen the pricing of hedging increase significantly across several key markets in the last 6-12 months. We recently conducted an analysis of the costs of hedging for each currency in our portfolio (as well as commonly quoted [...]


MFX publishes Microfinance industry’s first study measuring FX risk exposure

MFX publishes Microfinance industry’s first study measuring FX risk exposure Washington DC, January 24, 2011 – Today MFX Solutions released the first comprehensive study of currency risk in the microfinance industry Risky Business: An Empirical Analysis of Foreign Exchange Risk Exposure in Microfinance. The study has found that that over half of MFIs are overexposed [...]


MFX highlighted in new CGAP Publication on foreign exchange


MFX’s participation in the USAID microRisk Alliance highlighted in May 2010 Microcapital Monitor


MFX highlighted in “Derivatives: Smoking guns or untapped tools?”

International Bar News, October 2009


MFX featured in the Fall 2009 Carnegie Reporter Publication


MFX Solutions Launch highlighted in MICROCAPITAL, July 9 2009


MICROCAPITAL STORY: MFX Solutions addresses FX risk at Hanson Wade Conference On Microfinance Investments, July 9 2009


MFX Launch covered in Derivatives Week, July 7 2009