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Grameen Foundation CEO Interview: Microfinance Battles Poverty and Also Is Profitable for Banks

Published: 31 October 2008

ID: G00162299

Analyst(s): Stessa Cohen

Summary

Microfinance institutions offer small loans to poor people in developing bank markets to help them build businesses and escape poverty. Microfinance, the focus of the Grameen Foundation, also offers retail banks a business opportunity with a high, positive social impact.

Table Of Contents
  • Introduction
  • Highlights of Interview
    • Actions for Retail Banks
    • Action for Retail Banks
    • Actions for Retail Banks
    • Actions for Retail Banks
    • Actions for Retail Banks
    • Actions for Retail Banks
    • Actions for Retail Banks
  • Recommendations

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