Access to Finance in Nigeria
This report provides a diagnostic of access to finance and identifies key issues for microfinance, branchless banking and SME finance. The over-arching issues across all three sectors include the following:
- Greater transparency of financial performance and market information
- Strengthen capacity at all levels
- Promote financial infrastructure
- Promote consumer protection
- Coordinate efforts
The report addresses microfinance, branchless banking, SME finance, and cross-cutting issues for access to finance. For each area of analysis, the key findings and recommendations are summarized in the paper.