Access Microfinance Holding AG (AccessHolding)


Access Microfinance Holding AG (AccessHolding) was established in 2006 in Germany by LFS Financial Systems GmbH (LFS). It invests in microfinance institutions (MFIs) and aims to develop its investments through equity finance, holding services and management services rendered by LFS, which acts as its technical partner. AccessHolding establishes new MFIs together with external partners and transforms existing non-bank microlending institutions into microfinance banks that offer a wider range of services such as deposits. AccessHolding owns stakes in ten MFIs in Brazil, Central Asia and sub-Saharan Africa. As of 2015, AccessHolding reports total assets of EUR 1.4 billion (USD 1.69 billion), a gross loan portfolio of EUR 1.1 billion (USD 1.25 billion) disbursed to 579,000 active borrowers, EUR 417 million (USD 472 million) in deposits held for 1.2 million depositors.

Contact Information

Schönhauser Allee 10-11
Berlin, Germany 10119
+49 30 308 747 0

Organization's Website
http://www.accessholding.com/index.html(external link)

Additional Resources

Latest news on AccessHolding

Microfinance Information Exchange (MIX) Profile(external link)

For information on other similarly named institutions, please refer to our disambiguation page titled "AccessBank"

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