Equity Investment in Indian Microfinance: A Guide for Practitioners

Doug Johnson, Michael Chasnow

2010

In this paper, the authors document the recent rise in equity investment in Indian microfinance and describe the process of obtaining equity financing and working with investors in detail. The authors also briefly describe two new alternative methods of financing for MFIs – portfolio buyouts and securitisation.

Type

Journal Article

Thematic Area

Financial Inclusion