- M&G provided US$90 million senior debt finance to the Microfinance Enhancement Facility, a $690 million global microfinance debt fund set up in 2009 to offer a reliable and stable source of finance to microfinance institutions (MFIs) in a wide range of developing countries.
- Expected social impact: M&G financing will directly help 52,000 micro and small entrepreneurs in developing countries. 1
- Expected return premium over equivalent-rated public bonds.
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1 Based on an average loan size of $1,730 to final borrowers. Impact metrics are intended to provide an indication of expected outcome.
The value of investments will fluctuate, which will cause prices to fall as well as rise and investors may not get back the original amount they invested.