The BBVA Microfinance Foundation presents its performance report at the Institute of International Finance in Washington
The 2015 Social Performance Report contains a summary of the activities of the BBVA Microfinance Foundation (BBVAMF) in the seven Latin American countries, where it works with vulnerable people to help them rise out of poverty by supporting their small businesses. Tim Adams, President and CEO of the Institute of International Finance (IIF), opened the […]
The BBVA Microfinance Foundation attends the twice-yearly meeting of the United Nations Private Sector Advisory Group
The BBVA Microfinance Foundation (BBVAMF) has taken part in the twice-yearly meeting of the Private Sector Advisory Group for the Sustainable Development Goals Fund (SDGF) created by the UN in April 2015, held at the United Nations headquarters in New York. This latest meeting focused on defining future collaboration programs between the United Nations system […]
Queen Letizia visits the BBVA Microfinance Foundation to learn about its activities
Francisco González, chairman of BBVA, presented Queen Letizia with the 2015 Social Impact Report, containing a summary of the Foundation’s activities in the seven Latin American countries in which it works to support vulnerable people and help them rise out of poverty. The BBVA Microfinance Foundation (FMBBVA) is a philanthropic initiative with a powerful social […]
Banco ADOPEM opens a new branch office in Barahona
The new Banco ADOPEM branch office will offer services to small and micro-enterprises, the rural sector and women, in the Dominican Republic. The aim of this new branch office –the bank’s second in this province– is to have an impact on the lives of 3.5% of the economically active population in Barahona. It is located […]
Microserfin opens a new branch office in Sabanitas Colón
Microserfin has opened a new branch office in Sabanitas Colón to extend its support to low-income entrepreneurs and their families in Panama, by offering products and services tailored to their needs, and creating opportunities for sustainable and inclusive social development through Responsible Productive Finance. “We are a financial institution with opportunities for growth and with […]
Bancamía delivered 67,150 loans to entrepreneurs in the microenterprise sector in the first quarter of 2016
In the three first months of 2016, Bancamía delivered productive loans to 19,100 new customers and disbursed COP $248,634 million. 75% of the entrepreneurs who receive loans from the bank are in a condition of monetary vulnerability. In March 2016, Bancamía had 800,355 customers, whom it served with loans, savings, insurance* and investment products. In […]
Banco ADOPEM extends its EDUCA-T education loans to students in the Adult Open University
The EDUCA-T educational loans program is a Banco ADOPEM product that enables disadvantaged students to obtain the funding necessary to begin or extend their studies in various degree courses. The bank has signed collaboration agreements with the main campuses in the Dominican Republic, thereby contributing to the country’s educational progress. These are 74 loans lines […]
What are Productive Responsible Finance?
Productive Responsible Finance are the specialty of the BBVA Microfinance Foundation and the method it uses: this concept has been developed and modeled in the Foundation, as it is considered the most effective and sustainable way to provide financing in the fight against poverty.