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Microfinance works

Vision Microfinance helps people in developing countries to escape from poverty. So far, more than 1.95 billion USD have been handed out in the form of 1185 loans to 309 different MFIs in 67 countries. This meaningful and sustainable help for self-help permits families access to food, medical care and education for their children.

Vision Microfinance was awarded the ESG Transparency Certificate by CGAP (Consultative Group to Assist the Poor) in 2010 for its its exemplary commitment to transparent reporting. The company has repeatedly received the LuxFlag label from the rating agency LuxFlag in Luxembourg.

Vision Microfinance reaches

Number of micro-entrepreneurs 496,631
Incl. family members 2,483,155
Numbers of microfinance institutions the fund invests in 126
Number of developing countries the fund invests in 43
Percentage of population - rural / urban 43% / 57%
Proportion of gender - women / men 52% / 48%
Size of average credit in USD 4,109
Disbursements since inception in USD 1,767,000

Vision Microfinance assigns micro credits in

Vision Microfinance Local Currency reaches

Number of micro-entrepreneurs 41,544
Incl. family members 207,720
Numbers of microfinance institutions the fund invests in 45
Number of developing countries the fund invests in 25
Percentage of population - rural / urban 49% / 51%
Proportion of gender - women / men 53% / 47%
Size of average credit in USD 1,729
Disbursements since inception in USD 181,800,000

Vision Microfinance Local Currency assigns micro credits in