Research and advise

The MA Global research and advisory services rely on years of experience deriving rich insights from qualitative and quantitative research methods in frontier and emerging markets. We leverage these insights to inform our business, technical, financial and policy advisory services, to help our partners create solutions to the world’s most pressing problems.

Financial diaries

We apply the financial diaries methodology to deeply understand the lives, needs, behaviours and desires of low-income and underserved customers across emerging markets

Business strategy & financial modelling

We use proprietary analytics and tools, business strategy frameworks and financial modelling to advise our clients on strategy, products, channels, pricing, financial planning, and efficiency to use in the digital age

Digital transformation

We work with brick-and-mortar incumbents, such as MFIs and cooperatives, to future-proof them and prepare them to serve the digital clients of the future. This involves digital transformation, organizational change management, development of alternative delivery and marketing channels and fostering partnerships with technology players

Policy & regulatory design & advice

We work alongside regulators, supervisors, and policymakers to design evidence-based policies, test RegTech solutions and implement impact evaluations to enable innovation ecosystems