Leap Summit Zagreb 2019
Save the date: On Friday, 29 March Julian Oehrlein, Oradian’s Co-founder and Head of Product will talk about scaling a mission-driven Software-as-a-Service business in emerging markets at LEAP Summit Zagreb 2019. Ready to LEAP into action? Join 4000+ changemakers from around the world at #LEAPSummit. Find out more: https://leapsummit.com/
Oradian at Money 20/20 Asia
We’re excited to announce that this Thursday, 21 March our CEO and Co-Founder, Antonio Separovic will be moderating a discussion at one of the world’s most important fintech and financial services industry events: Money 20/20 Asia. The session, ‘How is tech building bridges to new consumers’ will be held with Dawn Lai, CEO of RAM Credit Information and Vipin Kalra, CEO at Bankbazaar.com. Find more information about the panel here.
Oradian’s Community Summit
On 8 February 2019, over 25 financial institutions gathered in Manila to attend Oradian’s Community Summit. Oradian brought together, for the first time, financial inclusion leaders from across the Philippines, Myanmar and Brunei to discuss Oradian’s roadmap to digital transformation, share experiences and celebrate success stories. Driven by a shared vision to grow and serve more unbanked individuals with digital financial services, Oradian’s community of financial leaders discussed bringing global best practices to the most remote areas in their communities.
Cantilan Bank launches Oradian’s cloud-based solution as its core banking system
On January 21, 2019 CantilanBank, Inc. became the Philippines’ first financial institution regulated by the Bangko Sentral NG Pilipinas (BSP) to leverage cloud technology to deliver digital financial services to unbanked individuals in hard-to-reach, rural communities. Cantilan Bank, Inc. is live with Oradian.Cantilan Bank, Inc. has adopted and reached “Go Live” with Oradian’s cloud-based banking platform, Instafin, as its core banking system with the network of ATMs fully integrated.
On 30 October, Oradian hosted a webinar titled “How to make funding more accessible for MFBs and MFIs in Africa“. With funds from microfinance investments vehicles (MIVs) and impact investors, microfinance banks and institutions can increase their lending portfolios and provide credit to more individuals in hard-to-reach, remote communities. However, securing funds from a limited pool of capital can be a difficult, cryptic and time-consuming process. During the one-hour webinar, Oradian presented its roadmap to funding for financial institutions to make the process clearer for MFBs and MFIs. Followed by the presentation, Oradian led a discussion featuring leaders of financial institutions in Africa and representatives of leading MIVs and impact investment funds. The webinar is part of Accion’s Financial Inclusion Week event series during 29 October to 2 November 2018.
How digitisation enables financial institutions grow and mitigate risks
In October 2018, Oradian participated in the Asia Pacific Microfinance Forum in Singapore, hosted by Uniglobal. The event brought together pioneers experts in the microfinance industry, investors, banks and finance organizations in Southeast Asia. The forum shed the light on the changes the microfinance industry is undergoing. Oradian’s Managing Director in the Philippines, Matija Karaula, presented Oradian’s cloud-based core banking system, explaining how it enables financial institutions to become future-proof and serve their clients in the most effective way. Following the forum, Karaula gave an interview to Uniglobal, during which he talked about technological innovation, future industry trends and microfinance sector development in Southeast Asia. Karaula also explained how digitalization help financial institutions grow and mitigate all risks.
Oradian announces its strategic partnership with Anmfin Nigeria and the launch of a new cloud-based microfinance solution for financial inclusion
August 13. As part of their shared mission to boost financial inclusion throughout Nigeria, Oradian and the Association of Non-Bank Microfinance Institution of Nigeria(ANMFIN) have launched a strategic partnership. Princess Adesola Ogunleye, the President of ANMFIN, commented on the partnership saying, “We are extremely pleased to partner with Oradian. Together we align our shared vision and leverage the success delivered to date. The partnership will enable all of our MFIs to move to Oradian’s cloud-based solution, helping our members to save time and money through more efficient, digitised processes – no more manual input of data.
Oradian presents its cloud-based platform for microfinance banks at the Annual Microfinance Conference (NAMB)
On Friday, 03 August 2018, Oradian participated at the 8th Annual General Meeting (AGM) and Annual Microfinance Conference of the National Association of Microfinance Banks (NAMB) in Abuja, Nigeria. At the two-day event hosted by (NAMB), Oradian’s co-founder, Onyeka Adibeli, held a short presentation which included the most common challenges that microfinance banks face in Nigeria, and an introduction to Instafin, Oradian’s cloud-based core banking system for financial institutions.
Oradian’s platform to boost Rural banks in Ghana’s Central Region
On 27-28 July 2018, Oradian, the Financial Inclusion Advocacy Centre (FIAC) and the Central Chapter of the Association of Rural Banks (ARB) in Ghana organized a two-day conference to debate on how to overcome challenges facing rural banks in the Central Region. During the conference, Oradian team presented a live demonstration on how rural banks in the Central Region can boost growth with Instafin, Oradian’s core banking system.
Savings and Loans Companies in Ghana are going fully digital with Oradian’s cloud-based toolset
On Tuesday, 24 July 2018, Oradian participated at the Ghanaian Savings and Loans Companies digital workshop where it presented a demonstration of Instafin, Oradian’s cloud-based core banking system. The event brought together Chief of operations and IT heads of the various Savings and Loans Companies, Ghana Interbank Payment and Settlement Systems Limited (GhIPPS) and MTN Mobile Money.