Profiles

Fostering financial inclusion for the world’s underbanked remains at the heart of MicroVest’s work. We are diligent about selecting and investing in Responsible Financial Institutions “RFIs” that can provide financial services to this community in the most sustainable, scalable and ethical manner. The institutions and end borrowers profiled below are proof of responsible lending in action and prove our thesis worthwhile.

Any specific RFI profiled on the website are provided for educational purposes only and may not represent all of the portfolio holdings and it should not be assumed that investments in the RFI identified and discussed were or will be profitable. The RFIs profiled were selected based on their financial inclusion and impact with no reference to amount of profits or losses, realized or unrealized.

Impact Narratives

India

A Loan Helps A Widow Take Control of Her Future

Kausalya Nayak comes from Rajpur village\ in the Begunia branch. A third loan cycle client of Annapurna, Kausalya lost her husband seven years ago and decided to use her training in weaving handloom clothes, which she received from the government, to start a small saree-making business. She initially applied for a Samarth loan from Annapurna…

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