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Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
  • Tanzania
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
  • International Finance Corporation (IFC)
Status: Proposed
Bank Risk Rating: FI
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Board Decision Date: 2017-06-20
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  • Finance
Investment Amount (USD): $ 135.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Project Cost (USD): $ 135.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please see updated project documentation for more information.

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Original disclosure @ IFC website
Updated in EWS: 2017-08-14
Disclosure Date: 2017-05-17
NMB Tanzania

Project Description
The proposed engagement with National Microfinance Bank (“NMB”) is aligned to IFC’s strategy for the African financial sector. The project aims at helping NMB expand its reach in Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) finance and in commodity agri finance.
Investment Description
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