Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


ADB will provide up to $250 million through a risk participation program to Partner Financial Institutions (PFIs), thus facilitating expansion of existing PFI lending volumes to MFIs. The Risk Participation Agreement (RPA) entered into with each PFI will cover at a minimum 50% of the default risk of loans made by the PFI to MFI customers in ADB s developing member countries (DMCs). Read More

Country Regional
Borrower/Equity Investment Name MFI RISK PARTICIPATION PROGRAM
Project Number 44934-014
Project Type or Modality of Assistance PS
Financing Private sector (Nonsovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number 7325
Approval Date 13 Dec 2010
Closing Date 10 Dec 2018
Geographical Location ADB DMCs
Sector / Subsector Classification Finance
/ Inclusive finance
Safeguard Categories Environment: FI
Resettlement: FI
Indigenous People: FI



Project Data Sheets (PDS) contain summary information on the project or program. Because the PDS is a work in progress, some information may not be included in its initial version but will be added as it becomes available. Information about proposed projects is tentative and indicative.

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Hasib Ahmed
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Responsible ADB Department
Private Sector Operations Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Capital Markets and Financial Sectors Division

PDS Creation Date
29 Oct 2010

Last PDS Update
13 Sep 2013