ASKI Philippines e-Payments Snapshot

  • Date Posted: August 12, 2014
  • Authors: ASKI
  • Organizations/Projects: NetHope
  • Document Types: Case Study or Vignette, Primer or Brief
  • Donor Type: Non-US Government Agency

Alalay Sa Kaunlaran Inc. (ASKI), based in the Philippines, is a non-government organization offering microfinance, health and insurance programs, and community development projects to its clients in three regions. In 2012, ASKI introduced the use of mobile money in partnership with BPI Globe BanKO, the Philippine’s first mobile phone-based, microfinance-focused bank, to replace their traditional check disbursement for loans to clients.