• Uzbekistan
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Financial Institutions
  • Netherlands Development Finance Company (FMO)
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Project Status
Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
Jun 28, 2019
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  • Finance
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Investment Type(s)
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 30.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Project Cost (USD)
$ 30.00 million
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Bank Documents
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ FMO website

Updated in EWS Jul 15, 2020

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Project Description

According to FMO website, this loan is provided to  Hamkorbank of Uzbekistan. The loan will include an option for Hamkorbank to opt for local currency disbursement. The USD 30 million loan will be partly used (estimated USD 7.5m) to finance a combination of Youth and Agriculture Micro and SME customers of the bank, and the remainder will be used to finance general SME customers. 

 Project Objectives

 This loan indirectly supports job creation and maintenance in Uzbekistan with a specific focus on Micro, Youth, Agri and general SMEs. Furthermore, this loan provides the bank with stable medium term funding (partly in UZS), which strengthens Hamkorbank's balance sheet.

Environmental and social rationale

Hamkorbank has been categorized as Category B in accordance with FMO’s Sustainability Policy. 

Investment Description
  • Netherlands Development Finance Company (FMO)
Private Actors
Contact Information

FMO has implemented an Independent Complaints Mechanism which allows external parties to file a complaint concerning projects financed by FMO.https://www.fmo.nl/independent-complaints-mechanism

JSCB HAMKORBANK <http://www.hamkorbank.uz/>