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Microfinance works

Vision Microfinance helps people in developing countries to escape from poverty. So far, more than 2.35 billion USD have been handed out in the form of 1.323 loans to 333 different MFIs in 69 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 475,339
Incl. family members 2,376,695
Numbers of microfinance institutions the fund invests in 129
Number of developing countries the fund invests in 40
Percentage of population - rural / urban 39% / 61%
Proportion of gender - women / men 51% / 49%
Size of average credit in USD 4,883
Disbursements since inception in USD 2,142,000

Vision Microfinance assigns micro credits in

Vision Microfinance Local Currency reaches

Number of micro-entrepreneurs 38,064
Incl. family members 190,320
Numbers of microfinance institutions the fund invests in 45
Number of developing countries the fund invests in 27
Percentage of population - rural / urban 53% / 47%
Proportion of gender - women / men 55% / 45%
Size of average credit in USD 2,344
Disbursements since inception in USD 206,400,000

Vision Microfinance Local Currency assigns micro credits in