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MFIs’ loans grew a robust 61% in FY15 in India

MUMBAI, MAY 27:   The microfinance sector has shown a sharp jump in gross loan portfolio growth at 61 per cent in FY15 to ₹40,138 crore, according to data compiled by industry regulatory body Microfinance Institutions Network (MFIN). Annual loan disbursements in FY15 rose 55 per cent and MFIs attracted 84 per cent more funding than …

MICROCAPITAL BRIEF: Triodos Loans $9.6m to Microfinance Institution Grameen Koota of India, Portfolio Company of Creation Investments

MICROCAPITAL BRIEF: Triodos Loans $9.6m to Microfinance Institutions Grameen Koota of India, Koperasi Mitra Dhuafa (Komida) of Indonesia » Posted by Nisha Koul in Category: Deals,Investment Funds,South Asia, East Asia and Pacific at 1:30 am Triodos Investment Management, a subsidiary of Dutch Triodos Bank, recently disbursed loans totaling the equivalent of USD 9.6 million to Grameen Financial Services Private …

Tiny Loans Are Big Business Again – WSJ.com

January 28, 2014, 11:46 AM By NUPUR ACHARYA Sam Panthaky/Agence France-Presse Officials from SKS Microfinance Ltd. received a weekly installment from a borrower in a village near Ahmedabad, Gujarat, Jan. 6, 2011. Lending to India’s poor is a good business once again. Just two years ago some of India’s microfinance companies–which give tiny loans to the …

The Relationship Between Microfinance, Entrepreneurship And Sustainability In Reducing Poverty In Developing Nations

Organization: The African Youths Organization Solution Description The extent to which microfinance, entrepreneurship and sustainability are inter-related is dependent on the extent to which it addresses the economic development process for example. If we are looking for an action which will enable the poor to overcome their poverty, I would go for credit invested in …