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Come join us for the
25th Anniversary Boulder Microfinance Training

To register now for our upcoming 2019 Boulder Institute Programs, click here

The 25th Anniversary of the  Boulder MFT in English will be held from July 22 to August 2, 2019 in Turin, Italy and will bring together financial inclusion professionals from around the world including  MFIs, Commercial Banks, Central Banks, Ministries of Finance, Donor Agencies, Investors, Development Agencies and more.  The Boulder MFT will be held alongside the NEW Digital Transformation for Microfinance Institutions program.  

For information about our Annual Spanish language Boulder MFT, Rural, and NEW Digital programs which will be held in Merida, Mexico from March 18-29, click here

For information about our Annual French language Boulder MFT and NEW Digital programs which will be held in Marseille, France from July 8-19, 2019, click here

The 2019 Boulder MFT English language program will offer 16 elective courses to choose from delivered by over 30  world-renowned experts on financial inclusion.

The program also features an enhanced Boulder Master Class: New Financial Inclusion Paradigms, led by Boulder Institute President Robert Christen and co-taught by 12 special guests. Each morning, participants take part in this dynamic roundtable event by discussing and debating different aspects of financial inclusion. 

The Boulder Institute, led by our President and Founder, Robert Christen, has over 25 years of microfinance training experience and the collective expertise of over 200 faculty members. The Boulder MFT program provides an unrivaled opportunity for professionals working at every level of microfinance today. We are the only microfinance / financial inclusion training program that specifically aims to equalize the spread of knowledge and resources in different parts of the world by offering microfinance training in three languages.

Transform Your Thinking

Our immersion program creates the space for participants to deeply reflect on specific challenges, and share ideas and strategies on how to face the sector's pressing issues, using new tools and a fresh perspective. The program brings together professionals from the whole spectrum of microfinance including MFIs, support institutions, central banks, ministries of finance, bi/multi-lateral aid organizations, development organizations, investors, universities, and more.

As part of the program, you will:

  • Develop management skills that will prepare you to address institutional challenges and practices in an effective and efficient manner.
  • Participate in real-life, practical case studies that have been experienced and directed by our globally renowned faculty.
  • Strengthen analytical skills with tools and methodologies that will equip you to confront emerging issues.
  • Build an invaluable network of personal contacts that will remain with you throughout your professional career.

Learn tested and cutting edge microfinance techniques that will facilitate the provision of valuable services to your clients

Join us for the 25th Anniversary Boulder MFT!

If you need any additional information about the upcoming Boulder Institute Programs, please contact us at

Boulder Institute of Microfinance

120 E Washington Street Suite 325
Syracuse, New York 13202, USA
+1 (315) 760-3091

Boulder Institute