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The Smart Campaign Transition
Announcement from the Smart Campaign on their closure
Announcement from SPTF and CERISE on the transition in English, Spanish, French
Frequently asked questions from SPTF and CERISE in English, Spanish, French
January special edition: "A Tale of Two Bankers"
A new year message from Laura Foose, Executive Director, SPTF.
SPM Spotlights 2017
SPM Spotlights 2016
Articles and Opinions
CFI Blog post “Suddenly, This Summer” by Leah Wardle, Laura Foose, and Anne Folan
NextBillion blog "Microfinance for Refugee Populations: What We’ve Learned and Where to Go Next" by SPTF Deputy Director Amelia Greenberg.
SPTF blog: "Toward a New Business as Usual" by Katherine Knotts.
MIX article: "Where Good Intenions Meet Good Business Practice" by Meraj Husain and Micol Pistelli.
"What Every Good Microfinance Business Should Track and Why" by Micol Pistelli, published in the Stanford Social Innovation Review.
"Summary of the 2015 Universal Standards Implementation Survey" Microfinance Barometer 2016 (Page 4).
Read The role of the SPTF in achieving the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals.
"What Impact Investors Can Learn from the Microfinance Industry" written by Laura Foose and Anne Folan, as featured in the Stanford Social Innovation Review.
"Does Social Impact Demand Financial Sacrifice?" Article published by Knowledge@Wharton.
"What Matters Gets Measured" Statement from the SPTF Board of Directors
"Impact Investment Benchmark: What's "Impact" Got to do with it? Blog by Grassroots Capital Management
"Opportunities in Impact Investing- Key Considerations for Impact Investors in Inclusive Finance" by Laura Foose and Leticia Emme, SPTF
"Impact Investing: Financial Returns are Only Half the Story" Article by Bjoern Struewer, Roots of Impact
"Benchmarking, Bifurcation, and Beyond - Pushing the Boundaries of the Wharton Study on Impact Investing" Blog by Enclude Solutions