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MICROFINANCE PAPER WRAP-UP: “2020 Annual Impact Investor Survey,” by Dean Hand et al, published by the Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN)

The 10th edition of this survey includes responses from 294 impact investors, those that seek to “generate positive, measurable social and environmental impact alongside a financial return.” From the data…
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MICROCAPITAL BRIEF: US International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) Approves $4b “Rapid Response Liquidity Facility” for Microfinance, Other Ongoing Projects Impacted by COVID-19

The government-backed US International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) recently allocated USD 4 billion to a “Rapid Response Liquidity Facility,” through which it will provide additional funding to in-process DFC projects…
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MICROCAPITAL BRIEF: Netherlands Development Finance Company (FMO) Loans $5m to Vitas Palestine for Microfinance

The Netherlands Development Finance Company, which also is known by its Dutch acronym FMO, recently loaned USD 5 million to the microfinance institution (MFI) Vitas Palestine. FMO sourced the funding…
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