In the latest Capacity.Org magazine (issue 47) you can read about the establishment of lender-borrower relationships. In particular about the ICCO Guarantee Fund and its results over the past years.
"Banks and social investors are often reluctant to provide financial services to producer organisations, rural microfinance institutions or small businesses because they are perceived as too risky. ICCO's guarantee fund is challenging that view."
Read the full article here. Would you like to know more about guarantee funds or Value Chain Finance mechanisms, please contact Lisette van Benthum.