Nonsovereign Project | 40908-024 Status: Approved



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Project Number 40908-024
Borrower/Company ALLIANCE BANK
Country Kazakhstan
Location Almaty
Approval Number 7235/2235
Type or Modality of Assistance
7235/2235 Loan USD 50.00 million Committed
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Finance - Small and medium enterprise finance and leasing

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Responsible ADB Department Private Sector Operations Department
Responsible ADB Division Operations Coordination Division, PSOD
Responsible ADB Officer Cindy Teo
Project Sponsor(s)
Objectives and Scope The main objective of this loan was to assist Alliance Bank in building its SME loan portfolio. ADB expected that with Alliance Bank's broad network of branches throughout the country, Alliance Bank would use the loan to broaden and deepen its outreach to SMEs especially those SMEs in rural areas.
Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Safeguard Categories

Environment FI
Involuntary Resettlement C
Indigenous Peoples C

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation

Timetable for assistance design, processing and implementation

Concept Clearance 25 Jan 2006
Due Diligence 08 Mar 2006
Credit Committee Meeting 11 Mar 2006
Approval 15 Jun 2006
PDS Creation Date 05 May 2006
Last PDS Update 29 Sep 2014
Title Document Type Document Date
Alliance Bank - Term Loan Facility Extended Annual Review Reports Nov 2011
Proposed Assistance to Private Bank in Kazakhstan - Alliance Bank JSC Reports and Recommendations of the President Jul 2006

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Evaluation Documents See also: Independent Evaluation

Title Document Type Document Date
Kazakhstan: Term Loan Facility JSC Alliance Bank Validations of Project Completion Reports Sep 2014

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