Michael J McCord

Michael, President and Founder of the MicroInsurance Centre, has over two decades of experience in the microinsurance industry and has done project work in over 65 countries across the globe. Michael is a highly-respected professional in microinsurance and currently also resides as the Chairman of the Board for the Microinsurance Network.

By Michael J McCord


Does Information Overload Affect Uptake of Financial Services?

When clients receive too much information about new financial services at once, they may avoid making a decision about it, or make a decision without fully understanding a product.

Landscaping Microinsurance In Africa And Latin America

Two recent landscape studies provide much needed data to assist a variety of stakeholders – including insurers, distribution channels, policy-makers, donors and consultants – to understand the microinsurance markets more effectively, leading to better development and expansion of microinsurance.