7th October 2016

MicroEnsure featured in September’s edition of Africa Outlook focusing on our impact on emerging customers globally

The September edition of Africa Outlook is now live and we’re really pleased to be highlighted as one of the featured companies making a real impact to emerging customers with groundbreaking initiatives in Africa and Asia. To read the article, click on the image below: Or to view the entire publication, please click on the image […]


4th October 2016

Plan for scale: MicroEnsure featured in the IFCs Built for Change publication

The IFC has recently published its latest “Built for Change” report focusing on business solutions for the base of the pyramid, and we at MicroEnsure are proud to be one of the featured companies. Over the past decade, IFC has committed over $14 billion to companies that work directly with people who live at the base of […]

Handeni, Tanzania - August 01, 2015: Maasai family in front of a traditional house in their boma (village) on a normal day in Handeni region, Tanzania, Africa.

3rd October 2016

The Game Changers – an interview with Richard Leftley

Here Finance Monthly takes a look at the work of Richard Leftley and the ins and outs of micorinsurance in the emerging markets. Richard began working in the sector in January 2002 and pioneered the introduction of insurance products within the Opportunity Network, which led to the establishment of the Micro Insurance Agency, subsequently rebranded MicroEnsure. ‘Emerging consumers […]


13th September 2016

Can financial inclusion beat the odds by combining micro-credit and micro-insurance?

Blackjack is one of the few casino games where sufficient knowledge about the order of the cards allows you to systematically beat the odds. The problem is that its hard both to keep track of the cards and to calculate whether to stick, twist or fold. In 1982 some adventurous geeks figured out that several […]

Sacks of coco beans being unloaded from an articulated trailer in a typical market scene. Agbogbloshie Market, Accra, Ghana

2nd September 2016

MicroEnsure speaking at the 12th International Microinsurance Conference 2016

Between 15-17 November 2016, Rehan Butt, our Head of Business Development in Asia will be speaking in various sessions at the 12th International Microinsurance Conference in Columbo, Sri Lanka. For more details click here

RCDP Pakistan

1st September 2016

Rural Community Development Programme and MicroEnsure enter into a strategic co-operation in Pakistan

Rural Community Development Programme (RCDP) has entered into a strategic alliance with MicroEnsure, a leading provider of insurance solutions for emerging consumers worldwide. MicroEnsure will be designing, creating and developing innovative insurance, services and solutions for RCDP customers and staff members through an easy, simple and demand-driven framework. Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Muhammad Murtaza, […]

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24th August 2016

JazzCash collaborates with MicroEnsure to offer insurance products

JazzCash has entered in to a strategic alliance with MicroEnsure Pakistan, the leading provider of mass market insurance worldwide, whereby innovative small ticket insurance products and solutions will be offered to JazzCash customers. Speaking on the occasion, Aniqa Afzal Sandhu, VP Digital & Mobile Financial Services – Mobilink, stated: “We are excited about this partnership […]


18th August 2016

Easypaisa and financial inclusion

Telenor believes in empowering societies. Motivated by the prospect of building something that can make a difference for customers with very limited access to traditional financial services, we ventured to leverage our mobile tele-density strength in developing countries to bring about financial inclusion. Telenor has committed to enabling 50% of its customers to use their […]


9th August 2016

MicroEnsure and Muwakhat Foundation, have announced the launch of their first Health Takaful product.

28 July 2016: MicroEnsure in Pakistan, a global leader in innovative mass market risk management solutions, together with Muwakhat Foundation, have announced the launch of their first Health Takaful product. The product provides financial benefit to Muwakhat’s customers in the event they, or someone in their family is hospitalized. The product is underwritten by EFU […]

Pictured (centre): Syed Shaukat Abbasi, Country Head – Consumer, TCS and Rehan Butt, Country Manager & Head of Business Development - Asia, MicroEnsure together with other senior executives at the signing.

9th August 2016

TCS Financial Services and MicroEnsure in Pakistan enter into Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)

1 August, 2016: TCS and MicroEnsure in Pakistan have signed an MoU whereby both organizations will collaborate to design and distribute simple, affordable, innovative insurance products and solutions for the benefit of emerging customers; through leveraging the strong brand image and distribution network of TCS, alongside the multinational insurance solution experience of MicroEnsure. Speaking at […]