The Research, Analytics & Product Development Unit leads the Bank’s research activities while providing support to other departments of the Bank. The Unit provides support by identifying market gaps within the MSME sector, creating and enhancing financial products to fill the identified gaps while developing and maintaining standards, frameworks, models and policies for product development within the organisation.

The Research, Analytics and Product Development Unit also ensures that the DBJ understands its role in driving economic growth and knows which initiatives to support. The Unit also identifies opportunities for DBJ to finance/facilitate economic growth and job creation while developing impact assessment tools for products / projects.

The Unit is also tasked with ensuring that the DBJ team has relevant historical, current and projected economic and financial data to guide decision making while managing the Bank’s performance reporting.