microcredit

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mi·cro·cred·it

 (mī′krō-krĕd′ĭt)
n.
The business or policy of making microloans to impoverished entrepreneurs. Also called microlending.
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microcredit

[ˈmaɪkrəʊˌkredɪt] Nmicrocrédito m
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An official source from Banque du Caire said that female breadwinners account for about 25% of the bank's micro loan portfolio over the past years, amounting to about EGP 12bn.
A MICRO loan from Finance Wales has enabled environmental specialists Daniel Roberts and Luke Jones to join forces and launch Sentinel Environmental Consultancy Limited.
Currently, some banks are generously charging MCLR rates from MSMEs which could expose their balance sheet in future as the low rates won't be able to cover the 10-12 per cent loan losses in the micro loan segment.
Finance Wales' micro loan fund manager Nicola Edwards hopes the new scheme will enable more small businesses in Wales to access the finance they need to grow and increase their impact on the economy.
Investigating the key criteria for micro loan provider selection: The case of the poor in Kedungjati, Indonesia.
At a time when bank funding is still not an option for many the new Finance for Business North East Micro Loan Fund (MLF) is being viewed as a lifeline for over 700 regional businesses.
At a time when bank funding is still not an option for many, the new Finance for Business North East Micro Loan Fund (MLF) is being viewed as a lifeline for more than 700 regional businesses.
The grants are available to 501(c)3 nonprofits enrolled in the SBA's 7(a) and micro loan programs as well as the USDA's upcoming micro loan program.
The average outreach of the 126 institutions is 2,400 clients--none has more than 50,000 clients and the average Islamic micro loan is similar to a conventional micro loan.
Non profit business incubator which provides shared business equipment, networking opportunities, a micro loan program, secretarial support, receptionist, resource library, conference rooms, competitive rent including utilities, internet access and more.
The event, organised by the SCW general secretariat, Micro-loan Creativity Bank and Tamkeen, will mark the graduation of the first batch of the creativity bank's micro-loan beneficiaries who shifted from the micro loan phase to that of small enterprises.