Angkor Mikroheranhvatho Kampuchea (AMK)

Description (140 word limit)

Angkor Mikroheranhvatho Kampuchea (AMK) is a microfinance institution (MFI) located in Cambodia. It was originally founded in 1999 by Concern Worldwide, a charitable organization located in Ireland. It became an independent company in 2003 and was licensed as an MFI in 2004. It offers loans and was granted a deposit-taking license in February of 2010. As of June 2013, it reported assets of USD 68 million. It currently serves approximately 300,000 active borrowers.

Microfinance Information Exchange (MIX) Profile

http://www.mixmarket.org/mfi/amk(external link)

Organization's Website

http://www.amkcambodia.com/(external link)

Just the Facts (14 word limit per line)

➢ Country of Incorporation: Cambodia
➢ Year Founded: 1999
➢ Total Assets: USD 29.5 million (as of 31/Dec/08)
➢ Gross Loan Portfolio: USD 23.4 million (as of 31/Dec/08)
➢ Number of Active Borrowers: 188,696 (as of 31/Dec/08)
➢ Return on Assets: 4.28%
➢ Return on Equity: 12.69%
➢ Participant(s)/Backer(s)/Investor(s): KIVA, Unitus, International Finance Corporation (IFC)
➢ Products: Loans, Voluntary Savings
➢ Main Funding Sources: Loans, Shareholder Capital
➢ Chief Financial Officer: Borann Kea
➢ Chief Executive Officer: Paul Luchtenburg

Contact Information

  1. 191- Block F, Phnom Penh Center, Tonle Bassac, Chamkarmon, P.O. Box 480
Phnom Penh
Phnom Penh

Phone: +855-23 993 062


Additional Resources

MICROCAPITAL.ORG STORY: Cambodian MFIs Cut Interest Rates: Observations From Phnom Penh-Based MFIs Hattha Kaksekar Limited, Prasac MFT Ltd and CHC Limited

Phnom Penh Post article entitled 'HKL gets green light to receive deposits': http://www.phnompenhpost.com/index.php/2010021232004/Business/hkl-gets-g...(external link)

Phnom Penh Post article entitled 'National bank grants AMK deposit licence': http://www.phnompenhpost.com/index.php/2010021031875/Business/national-b...(external link)

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