Mikhail Mamuta

Mikhail Mamuta is head of the Service for Consumer Protection and Financial Inclusion at the Central Bank of the Russian Federation.


By Mikhail Mamuta


I-SIP Approach Helps Russia Shape Inclusive Financial Policy Making

Find out how Russia's central bank is using the I-SIP approach to promote financial inclusion.

Exorbitant Interest Rates:A Response from the Russian Microfinance Industry

The exorbitant interest rates offered by so-called “microlending” companies (who look much more like payday lenders or garden variety loan sharks) to clients of the Russian Post recently gave rise to a wave of indignation on the part of the public, government, mass media and the responsible microfinance industry.