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Microfinance works

Vision Microfinance helps people in developing countries to escape from poverty. So far, more than 1.61 billion USD have been handed out in the form of 1043 loans to 291 different MFIs in 66 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 401.687
Incl. family members 2.008.435
Numbers of microfinance institutions the fund invests in 136
Number of developing countries the fund invests in 43
Percentage of population living in an rural / urban area 42% rural / 58% urban
Proportion of gender 51% women / 49% men
Size of average credit ~2,339.415 USD

Vision Microfinance assigns micro credits in

Vision Microfinance Local Currency reaches

Number of micro-entrepreneurs 49.780
Incl. family members 249.900
Numbers of microfinance institutions the fund invests in 44
Number of developing countries the fund invests in 26
Percentage of population living in an rural / urban area 56% rural / 44% urban
Proportion of gender 60% women / 40% men
Size of average credit ~601.573 USD

Vision Microfinance Local Currency assigns micro credits in