Evaluation Resources

This report assesses the program’s relevance, effectiveness, efficiency in achieving its objectives and outputs, sustainability of outcomes, and impact; the performance of the ADB, the executing agency, and the implementing agencies; and draw out key lessons for ADB operations in the microfinance sector. 

This report assesses ADB’s direct equity investment in the Bank of China. This support was in response to the government’s plan to liberalize the finance sector and to support banking sector reforms in the People’s Republic of China. ADB’s direct participation would also provide an opportunity for Bank of China to undertake transparent privatization process, introduce sound corporate governance and best practices, and strengthen internal controls.

This report assesses loans and equity investments to private banks and leasing companies in Azerbaijan as well as a term loan facility agreement with AGBank entered into by ADB in 1996. The main objective of the project was to strengthen the emerging private bank sector in a transition economy in which banking is still dominated by state-owned banks and to help expand the non-oil economy by financing micro and small and medium-sized enterprises.

This report assesses loans and equity investments to private banks and leasing companies in Azerbaijan as well as a senior secured 5-year loan of $4 million to Bank Respublika entered into by ADB in 1996, followed in 2007 by an 8-year subordinated loan of $10 million. The main objective of the project was to strengthen the emerging private bank sector in a transition economy in which banking is still dominated by state-owned banks and to help expand the non-oil economy by financing micro and small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs).

This report evaluates the performance of the project aimed at supporting rationalization of the government's role in the financial sector and establishing a corporate governance framework among specialized financial institutions in Thailand.

This report evaluates the performance of ADB's equity investment of PhP100 million in the Mutual Fund Company of the Philippines.

This report assesses the Financial Sector Intermediation Facility and Equity Investment in Bhutan National Bank, and its impact on the development of financial sector in Bhutan.

This report evaluates the performance of the First Financial Sector Program aimed at the development of sound, market-oriented financial system to improve resource mobilization and sustain economic growth in Cambodia.

This report evaluates the performance of the Second Financial Sector Program intended to promote the development of a competitive, stable, and broad-based financial system to support enhanced resource mobilization and sustainable economic growth in Mon...

This report evaluates the performance of the Gujarat Public Sector Resource Management Program to be improved public sector resource mobilization and allocations efficiently used to promote industrialization for the benefit of the Gujarat population in...