MSME Finance (IFC-600684)

  • India
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
Bank Risk Rating
Risk rating varies among banks and may refer only to the particular investment and not to the risk for the project as a whole. Projects marked 'U' have an 'Unknown' risk rating at the time of disclosure.
  • Finance
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Amount (USD)
$ 1.90 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ IFC website

Updated in EWS May 22, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Jul 26, 2016

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Project Description
This project aims to support the increased level of finance for Micro, Small, and Medium enterprises (MSMEs) in India, especailly to underserved segments such as women-owned enterprises and MSMEs situated in the low-income states, through building capacity of Financial Institutions in India. The main areas of focus for the project will be: 1. Providing techncial assistance to support and build capacity of partner financial institutions to expand their outreach and portfolio to MSME sector, including offering business development services to MSMEs. 2. Facilitating the adoption of customized and strong risk management practices.
People Affected By This Project
The proposed project will support increased access to financial services to Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs), through strengthening the MSME finance business lines and risk management systems of financial institutions to enable them to provide demand-led financial services to this underserved sector.
Investment Description
Estimated Total Budget $1,971,000.00 (Project budget includes all project-funded activities)

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