BASIX (207-099)

Cole, Shawn A. and Tufano, Peter (2007) BASIX (207-099). [Case]


BASIX, an Indian microfinance corporation, must decide whether to continue to sell weather insurance to its clients. A brand-new financial product, weather insurance pays if measured rainfall during the growing season falls below a pre-specified limit. Mr. Sattaiah, managing director of the BASIX's bank, considers a revised insurance policy for the coming season, weighing the costs and potential risks of expanding the product against the potential benefits.

Item Type: Case
Keywords: finance, accounting, emerging markets
Subject(s): Finance
Date Deposited: 05 Apr 2016 15:31
Last Modified: 24 Feb 2017 14:30
Funders: n/a

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