Transcapital (IFC-43012)

  • Mongolia
Geographic location where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • International Finance Corporation (IFC)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
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Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
Jun 25, 2020
Date when project documentation and funding is reviewed by the Board for consideration and approval. Some development banks will state a "board date" or "decision date." When funding approval is obtained, the legal documents are accepted and signed, the implementation phase begins.
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  • Finance
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Investment Type(s)
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 4.49 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, this amount is converted to USD ($) on the date of disclosure. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ IFC website

Updated in EWS Jun 27, 2021

Disclosed by Bank Apr 10, 2020

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Project Description
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The proposed investment is a local currency denominated syndicated senior loan facility to Transcapital NBFI LLC (the “Company” or “Transcapital”), the largest microfinance institution in Mongolia, and includes (i) a 3-year IFC A loan of MNT equivalent of up to US$3 million; (ii) a 3-year hedged A loan participation of up to US$9 million equivalent. This if IFC’s first engagement with Transcapital. The proposed investment will help the Company to further improve the access to finance for the underserved micro enterprises in Mongolia, especially those in the rural and suburb areas of Mongolia outside of the capital city Ulaanbaatar; in addition to supporting the development of microfinance sector in Mongolia by helping microfinance institutions gain access to mid-term local currency funding and strengthen institutional capacity.

This project or financing is part of IFC's COVID-19 response, as stated on the IFC website. You can find additional information at:

Investment Description
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Financial Intermediary
A financial intermediary is a bank or financial institution that receives funds from a development bank. A financial intermediary then lends these funds to their clients (private actors) in the form of loans, bonds, guarantees and equity shares. Financial intermediaries include insurance, pension and equity funds. The direct financial relationship is between the development bank and the financial intermediary.
Private Actors Description
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Transcapital is currently majority-owned by Namsraijav Family in Mongolia, with its top three individual shareholders being family members. Mr. Zorigt Namsraijav is the founder and the largest shareholder of Transcapital. In addition to Transcapital, Mr. ZorigtNamsraijav is also the founder of Tuushin Group LLC, which includes the first freight forwarder in Mongolia, and the Tuushin Hotel, and has introduced Mongolia to international trade and transportation networks. 93% of Transcapital is collectively held by Mr. Zorigt Namsraijav and Mr. Altanzul Zorigt, CEO of Transcapital.     

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Transcapital NBFI LLC
Mr. Altanzul Zorigt
(976) 11332255
Transcapital NBFI LLC, Transcapital Building, Partisan’s Street, Sukhbaatar District, 4th khoroo, Ulaanbaatar, 14250, Mongolia



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