21st December 2016

JazzCash and MicroEnsure Pakistan launch JazzCash Sehat Sahulat

In June this year, JazzCash entered in to a strategic alliance with MicroEnsure Pakistan, a leading provider of mass market insurance worldwide, whereby innovative small ticket insurance products and solutions are offered JazzCash customers. Understanding the scarcity of financial issues related to healthcare matters and lack dearth of health insurance products for the common person […]

Tonic Cash's first claimant

23rd November 2016

Tonic Cash’s 1st claimant

Following the launch of Tonic Cash with Telenor Health, the MicroEnsure team in Bangladesh is now looking into the details of activities in individual locations, to make sure the operations run smoothly in both rural and urban areas of Bangladesh. The field team, led by Senior Executive of Business Operations, Tayobur Rahman, consists of 30 members, including […]

17th November 2016

Telenor India launches programme to educate students on life insurance

  Telenor India on Wednesday said that it plans to conduct a student outreach programme to spread awareness around life insurance among school students. For this, the company in partnership with Shriram Life and MicroEnsure will launch an initiative to educate students on the importance of life insurance. The company said that it will reach […]

Cheerful Rajasthani Rural Indian Mother Father and Son

14th November 2016

Mobile microinsurance covers 40m people in Asia

New studies on landscape of microinsurance in Sri Lanka & MNOs in Asia released Mobile Network Operators (MNOs) provided microinsurance coverage through mobile phones to more than 40 million people in Asia, estimates a new study on mobile insurance in the region, carried out by the Microinsurance Network and Munich Re Foundation, based on 2013-2016 […]


8th November 2016

MicroEnsure featuring at the World Innovation Summit for Health

We are proud to have been named one of the top 20 health innovations globally and are looking forward to showcasing our Fearless Health product at the World Innovation Summit for Health in Doha, Qatar 29-30 November 2016. Click here to find out more.                       […]


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