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About IFMR Finance Foundation

IFMR Finance Foundation (IFF) is a not-for-profit organisation promoted by IFMR Trust with the mission of ensuring that every individual and every enterprise has complete access to financial services. In pursuit of this mission, IFF is involved in research and policy advocacy on issues of financial inclusion and financial systems design.

About the IFMR Business school

The Institute for Financial Management and Research (IFMR), Chennai was established in 1970. Since its inception, the IFMR business school has focused on contributing to growth and development efforts in India through an emphasis on finance and research. The school has several partnerships with leading academic institutions worldwide, and is recognised as an Institution of National Importance by the Ministry of Finance, Government of India.

Consumer Protection Blog Series

The Theory of Consumer Protection 
The theoretical underpinnings of consumer protection and its relevance to the provision of financial products and services.

Consumer Protection: Recent Developments on the Regulatory Front in Developing Countries 
Interview with Kate McKee of CGAP.

Suitability & Disclosure: The Case of Australia 
Covers conduct and disclosure obligations of Australian Financial Services (AFS) License holders for provision of advice to retail clients.

Evolution of Consumer Protection Laws in India - Part 1 
The historical evolution of the various sources of consumers’ rights in India today.

Treating Customers Fairly in South Africa 
‘Treating Customers Fairly’ (TCF) initiative which is being implemented in South Africa to ensure stronger market conduct regulation.

To read our complete blog series on Consumer Protection click here