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Envest Microfinance

Joined in January 2018

About Us

Envest is a for-profit microfinance fund manager located in Madison, Wisconsin that issues loans to microfinance institutions (MFIs) in developing countries. Envest’s mission is to reduce poverty and promote the development of a sustainable economy by connecting microfinance institutions to financial markets. The Envest team is dedicated to using financially sound market mechanisms to create a more environmentally sustainable and socially just economy.

Currently, Envest’s portfolio is approximately $6 million with investments in 19 MFIs in 10 countries: Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, Kenya, Uganda, Zimbabwe, Moldova, Tajikistan, and Kyrgyzstan. In addition to managing and growing the Envest portfolio, the team also strives to break down legal and structural barriers that currently constrict growth in the microfinance industry. 

Envest is a for-profit microfinance fund manager located in Madison, Wisconsin that issues loans to microfinance institutions (MFIs) in developing countries. Envest’s mission is to reduce poverty and promote the development of a…

Issue Areas Include

  • Economic Development
  • Microfinance
  • Poverty
  • Women

Location

  • 306 East Wilson Street
    Suite 2E
    Madison, WI 53703

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