Our Work

Enhancing Financial Innovation & Access (EFInA) is a financial sector development organization that promotes financial inclusion in Nigeria. EFInA is funded by the UK Government's Department for International Development (DFID) and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. EFInA focuses on four key pillars – Research, Innovation, Advocacy and Capacity Building.

Latest News & Events
  • EFInA Awards Innovation Grant to Fortis Mobile Money to Expand its 'Mobile-Microfinance' Project 16 February 2015
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    In March 2014, EFInA awarded Fortis Mobile Money an Innovation Grant of $1,500,000 to support the expansion of...

  • EFInA Awards Technical Assistance Grant to Cellulant Nigeria Limited to Expand Mobile Wallet for Farmers 16 February 2015
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    In April 2014, EFInA awarded a Technical Assistance Grant of $250,000 to Cellulant Nigeria Limited to enhance the...

  • Results of the EFInA Access to Financial Services in Nigeria 2014 survey are now available December 2014
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    EFInA has unveiled results of the Access to Financial Services in Nigeria 2014 survey. The nationally-representative survey...

  • Financial Inclusion Conference 02 December 2014
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    EFInA hosted a Financial Inclusion Conference to unveil the results of the Access to Financial Services...

  • Maximising the uptake of digital financial services through understanding consumer perspectives 04 March 2014
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    EFInA hosted a workshop in Lagos to share findings from new research conducted on mobile money and...

  • Women's Financial Inclusion Forum 14 November 2013
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    EFInA hosted its inaugural Women’s Financial Inclusion Forum to share ideas and discuss practical strategies to enhance...

  • Agent banking in Nigeria: factors that would motivate merchants to engage 19 September 2013
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    EFInA hosted its fourth breakfast series event to disseminate key findings of its research study titled...

  • Launch of Innovation Grant Round 5: Incentives and innovations to increase the usage of mobile money 30 July 2013
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    Enhancing Financial Innovation & Access (EFInA) held an event to launch the Innovation Grant Request for...