MEF Quarterly Factsheet - December 2020
During Q4 2020, the MEF disbursed a total of USD 71 M in loans to 20 institutions in 14 countries including USD 43 M in local currencies (including USD and EUR as local tender), bringing the overall percentage of local currency lending by the MEF to 63%. The Microfinance Investment Portfolio amounts to USD 584 M at the end of December 2020.
Annual Report - 2019
The Directors of the MEF are pleased to present to you the Annual Report 2019. You will find the main statistics and financial figures of the MEF as well as client stories.Download the latest Annual Report (PDF - 3,1 Mo)
Impact Report - 2019
The Directors of the MEF are pleased to present to you the Impact Report 2019. This report will provide you with deeper insights into MEF’s social impact.Download the latest Impact Report (PDF - 1,3 Mo)
10 February 2021
The Microfinance Enhancement Facility as the newest Signatory of the Operating Principles for Impact Management promoting best practices in impact investing Press release: attached
6 January 2021
The MEF received at the end of 2020 an additional EUR 40 million from KfW on behalf of the German Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) to support Covid-19 affected microfinance markets in emerging economies
20 January 2020
MEF welcomes M&G as new private investor with USD 90 million in Notes.
5 July 2019
The Microfinance Enhancement Facility reaches USD 2 Billion in loan disbursements and announces the onboarding of Incofin Investment Management as new Investment Advisor since 1 July 2019.
17 November 2017
The Microfinance Enhancement Facility’s keystone investors renew their commitments until 2025
29 September 2015
The Microfinance Enhancement Facility (MEF) reaches USD 1 Billion in Loan Disbursements to Microfinance Institutions worldwide thanks to public and private subscriptions
29 October 2014
Deutsche Bank secures additional USD 12 million of private sector investments in microfinance fund.
14 October 2014
GLS Bank secures USD 25 million of private investments in the Microfinance Enhancement Facility
20 December 2013
Deutsche Bank secures USD 75 million of private investments in the Microfinance Enhancement Facility
LuxFLAG now labels thirty funds
23 February 2009
Microfinance Enhancement Facility
2 November 2009
KNOW A FUND: Microfinance Enhancement Facility, An Interview with Mark Berryman of the International Finance Corporation (IFC)