BOPA increases convertible debt investment in Thanh Hoa FPW in Vietman. Access to finance remains one of the key bottleneck for Micro and SME entrepreneurs in Vietnam and BOPA looks forward to supporting Thanh Hoa FPW in building further scale and outreach in the exciting Vietnamese market.
BOPA increases convertible debt investment in TRM (Tuba Rai Metin) in East Timor. TRM is in the midst of transforming into a deposit taking institution and a key partner of BOPA. BOPA is co-investing in TRM with International Finance Corporation (IFC). TRM is now the largest MFI in East Timor... read more →
BOPA completes USD 500,000 equity investment in Asian Credit Fund (ACF) in Kazakhstan. ACF has impressive management and targets low income households for business development and energy efficient renovations in rural areas of Kazakhstan.
BOPA Chairman of the Board, Michael Steen Lunde, attends the Boulder Institute of Microfinance training in Turin, July 7-25, 2014. The training is one of the best executive training courses for microfinance professionals and a great opportunity to build knowledge and a network in the microfinance community. BOPA supports all... read more →
BOPA participates in Microfinance Equity Council (FIEC) 2014 Spring meetings in New York.
BOPA increases convertible debt investment in Chamroen Microfinance in Cambodia. Chamroen has around 50,000 clients in Cambodia and is a key force in the microfinance market in Vietnam. It's small average loan size means that Chamroen is having great social impact.