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Annual Report - 2021

The Directors of MEF are pleased to present to you the Annual Report 2021. To confirm that impact is at the core of MEF, this latest report combines what used to be separate annual and impact reports. With this new format we wish to share an account of last year’s activities and achievements in fulfilment of our global impact finance mission.

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Operating Principles for Impact Management – Disclosure Statement

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) launched the Operating Principles for Impact Management in April 2019. The Impact Principles were developed in collaboration with industry leaders and other stakeholders and provide a framework for investors for the design and implementation of their impact management systems, ensuring that impact considerations are integrated throughout the investment lifecycle.

As a signatory to the principles, MEF publicly discloses, on an annual basis, the alignment of its impact management system with the principles.

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31 January 2022

The Microfinance Enhancement Facility as Signatory of the Operating Principles for Impact Management publishes its first Disclosure Statement

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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

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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

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20 January 2020

MEF welcomes M&G as new private investor with USD 90 million in Notes.

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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.

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17 November 2017

The Microfinance Enhancement Facility’s keystone investors renew their commitments until 2025

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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

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29 October 2014

Deutsche Bank secures additional USD 12 million of private sector investments in microfinance fund.

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14 October 2014

GLS Bank secures USD 25 million of private investments in the Microfinance Enhancement Facility

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