Microfinance institution Financiera FAMA (FAMA) has been active in Nicaragua since 1991. FAMA specifically focuses on female entrepreneurs in the urban areas of Nicaragua.

Triodos Fair Share Fund and Triodos Microfinance Fund have provided FAMA with a loan to further expand its loan portfolio.

KEY INDICATORS as of 31 December 2016:

- number of loan clients: 56,998

- percentage female clients: 72%

- percentage rural clients: 38%

- average loan amount: EUR 973

- number of savings clients: -