• Uzbekistan
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • Netherlands Development Finance Company (FMO)
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.
Joint-Stock Commercial Bank Microcreditbank
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
  • Finance
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Investment Type(s)
The categories of the bank investment: loan, grant, etc.
Investment Amount (USD)
$ 17.98 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Currency conversion note:
Bank reported EUR 15.40 MLN
Converted using 2021-08-19 exchange rate.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ FMO website

Updated in EWS Oct 3, 2021

Disclosed by Bank Aug 19, 2021

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Project Description

According to FMO bank information, under this project it would be provided loan to Joint-Stock Commercial Bank Microcreditbank ("Microcreditbank") of Uzbekistan.


Investment Description
Private Actors Description

Joint-Stock Commercial Bank Microcreditbank ("Microcreditbank"), Uzbekistan will be the FMO/Invest International borrower. Microcreditbank was established in 2006, in accordance with the Decree of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan. Executing its role as a state-owned development bank, Microcreditbank focuses on providing financial solutions to SMEs, entrepreneurs and retail clients in rural areas of Uzbekistan. The bank consists of a large and wide branch network across the country (71 branches and offices).

Private Actor 1 Private Actor 1 Role Private Actor 1 Sector Relation Private Actor 2 Private Actor 2 Role Private Actor 2 Sector
- - - - Microcreditbank_UZ Client Finance

Contact Information


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