Triodos Microfinance Fund
Investment in developing countries for a financial and social return
- Invest in microfinance institutions and banks across Africa, Asia, Latin America and Eastern Europe
- Built on our 18-year track record in financing over 100 microfinance institutions across 45 developing countries
- Investing in the Triodos Microfinance Fund is only suitable for "sophisticated" or "high net worth" investors with £10,000 or more to invest
Investing in the funds on offer from the UK branch of Triodos Bank NV is available only to UK residents. You should not interpret any information on this website as financial advice. If, after reading the information supplied, you are still unsure as to the appropriateness or suitability of investing with Triodos Bank, you should contact an independent financial advisor. The value of investments and the income derived from them may go down as well as up and you may not get back the amount originally invested.
Investments are not covered by the Dutch deposit guarantee scheme, however they may be covered by the Investor compensation scheme. For more information on these schemes please read the deposit guarantee scheme and investor compensation scheme page.
The Triodos Microfinance Fund is managed by Triodos Investment Management, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Triodos Bank. Triodos Investment Management has been a pioneering provider of capital to the microfinance sector since 1994. It has provided finance to over 100 microfinance institutions and banks, in more than 45 countries in Asia, Latin America, Africa and Eastern Europe. They all demonstrate a sustainable approach towards providing financial services to underserved client groups.
Inclusive financial sectors
In recent years, the field of microfinance has evolved to being about building an inclusive financial sector for low-income and underserved people. In this environment, our aim is to build long-term relationships, based on transparency and fairness, and a shared commitment to access for all and caring for the planet.
We are currently active in more than 45 countries in Asia, Latin America, Africa and Eastern Europe and hold equity stakes in 17 leading and innovative microfinance institutions, banks and vehicles. As at 31 December 2011 the total assets under management in microfinance amounts to EUR 440 million.
Funds for different stages
Different risk profiles and funding structures, which means we can support microfinance institutions and banks at Triodos Investment Management manages four microfinance funds. All funds have similar objectives but different stages of development.
Read more about our role as investor in the microfinance sector .