Financiera ProEmpresa S.A.
Financiera ProEmpresa S.A. (ProEmpresa) has had a relationship with Triodos Investment Management since 2008. Through financing by Triodos Microfinance Fund and Triodos Fair Share Fund, ProEmpresa is able to expand its focus on the semi-rural and rural areas, as well as expand its product line for the micro entrepreneur.
ProEmpresa has a strong focus on the rural and underserved areas in Peru and subsequently, the micro and small entrepreneurs. The company offers a wide range of products, such as: credit, debt, deposits, and savings, and plans to expand its product line to include agricultural loans and insurances. With a diverse product range and strong growth in the Peruvian market, ProEmpresa is able to increase its social focus by developing higher levels of banking inclusion.
KEY INDICATORS as of 31 December 2016:
- number of borrowers: 66,018
- percentage of female clients: 47%
- percentage of rural clients: 32%
- average loan amount: EUR 1,346
- number of savings clients: 16,849
Whoever you are, and wherever you live in the world, you are likely to want permanent access to financial services. Microfinance banks play a crucial role providing access to finance to an increasing number of people living on low-incomes. We finance microfinance institutions because they help to build inclusive financial sectors, where the majority of people have access to financial services, leading to a sustainable basis for balanced social and economic development.