Impact Investors Tag: Banking 21

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ABN AMRO serves retail private and corporate banking clients with a primary focus on the Netherlands and with selective operations internationally. In the Netherlands clients are offered a comprehensive and full range of products and services through omni channel distribution including advanced mobile application and internet banking. Internationally we are active in areas in which we have substantial expertise.

Type: Bank Geography: Netherlands Impact: Access to Financial Services


Absa Group Limited

South Africa

Absa Group Limited formerly Barclays Africa Group Limited and originally Amalgamated Banks of South Africa is an African based financial services group offering personal and business banking credit cards corporate and investment banking wealth and investment management as well as bancassurance.

Type: Bank Geography: South Africa Impact: Access to Financial Services


Access Bank Nigeria


Access Bank Plc is a full service commercial Bank operating through a network of about 305 branches and service outlets located in major centres across Nigeria Sub Saharan Africa and the United Kingdom. Listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange in 1998 the Bank serves its various markets through 4 business segments Personal Business Commercial and Corporate & Investment banking.The Bank has over 830000 shareholders including several Nigerian and International Institutional Investors and has enjoyed what is arguably Africa's most successful banking growth trajectory in the last ten years ranking amongst Africa's top 20 banks by total assets and capital in 2011.As part of its continued growth strategy Access Bank is focused on mainstreaming sustainable business practices into its operations. The Bank strives to deliver sustainable economic growth that is profitable environmentally responsible and socially relevant.

Type: Bank Geography: Africa Impact: Income/Productivity Growth


Banco Nacional de Investimento (BNI)


BNI is the first and only local Investment bank focused exclusively on the development of Mozambique. A remarkable economic climate presenting an average of 5% to 7% yearly growth and an outstanding performance even for the African continent, Mozambique is today one of the best emerging opportunities worldwide. Structured on a solid base, formed by key shareholders and a high caliber management team, BNI was founded to stimulate and participate in the financing of projects contributing to the sustainable development of Mozambique and of the economic marketplace. BNI is a key partner not only for Mozambican companies and international investors but also for national and international institutions responsible for the provision and availability of financial instruments supporting development.

Type: Investment Fund Manager Geography: Mozambique Impact: Access to Financial Services



United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Irela

Barclays moves lends invests and protects money for 48 million customers and clients worldwide.We have over 325 years of history and expertise in banking. Barclays is a trading name of Barclays Bank PLC and its subsidiaries. Barclays Bank PLC is registered in England

Type: Investment Fund Manager Geography: Global Impact: Access to Financial Services


BDC Capital

United States of America

The oldest business development corporation in the United States, BDC Capital has been recognized locally and nationally as a leader and innovator in business lending and capital investment. Many of New England’s leading financial institutions invest in BDC to help promising companies expand. Over 60 years, they have invested more than $1 billion in thousands of companies in New England.

Type: Investment Fund Manager Geography: United States of America Impact: Income/Productivity Growth


Bendigo and Adelaide Bank


The Bendigo and Adelaide Bank Group was formed in November 2007 as a result of the merger between Bendigo Bank and Adelaide Bank. A publicly listed company, the group is owned by more than 82,000 shareholders. Under the Bendigo and Adelaide Bank umbrella, the various parts of the business operate under four distinct brands.

Type: Investment Fund Manager Geography: Australia and New Zealand Impact: Access to Financial Services


BNP Paribas


BNP Paribas is a French bank and financial services company with headquarters in Paris and a second global headquarters in London. It was formed through the merger of Banque Nationale de Paris (BNP) and Paribas in 2000 and is one of the largest banks in the world. Based on 2012 information BNP Paribas was ranked as the fourth largest bank in the world as measured by total assets by Bloomberg and Forbes.

Type: Bank Geography: Global Impact: Income/Productivity Growth


Commercial International Bank (CIB)


Commercial International Bank S.A.E. is an Egyptian private sector bank. The company corporate headquarters are located in Cairo Egypt. The bank serves more than 500000 clients and has more than 6000 employees.

Type: Bank Geography: Egypt Impact: Access to Financial Services



United States of America

Desjardins Group is the leading cooperative financial group in Canada and the fifth largest cooperative financial group in the world with assets of $227 billion. It has been rated one of Canada s top 100 employers by Mediacorp Canada. To meet the diverse needs of its members and clients Desjardins offers a full range of products and services to individuals and businesses through its extensive distribution network online platforms and subsidiaries across Canada.

Type: Corporate Geography: United States of America Impact: Access to Financial Services


European Investment Bank (EIB)


The European Investment Bank was created by the Treaty of Rome in 1958 as the long term lending bank of the European Union. Besides supporting projects in the Member States its main lending priorities include financing investments in future Member States of the EU and EU Partner countries. The EIB operates on a non profit maximising basis and lends at close to the cost of borrowing. The Bank's consistent AAA rating is underpinned by firm shareholder support a strong capital base exceptional asset quality conservative risk management and a sound funding strategy.

Type: Government Geography: Europe Impact: Access to Financial Services


Financiera El Comercio


The Trade Financial S.A.E.C.A. with 37 years in the Paraguayan financial market and with over 24 years experience in the agricultural sector and rural is the country's oldest financial institution. It has a network of 53 points of service to its customers nationwide.

Type: Bank Geography: Paraguay Impact: Access to Financial Services


Kenya Women Microfinance Bank


Kenya Women Microfinance Bank (KWFT) prides itself for being the only Financial Institution in Kenya and Africa that serves a niche market as reflected in the Institution s slogan Banking on women . Being the only Women s Bank in Africa KWFT endeavours to Partner with Women in their creation of wealth. KWFT is driven by the triple bottom line approach Profit Planet and People while developing its products. KWFT focuses on the products ability to generate returns (profit) their impact on the environment (planet) as well as its ability to transform its customers lives (people).

Type: Bank Geography: Kenya Impact: Women and Girls


National Investment Bank


Currently 70% of the Bank s portfolio is made up of loans to the Ghanaian private sector. NIB is a major lender to the manufacturing building and construction and agro processing sectors as well as the service industry.NIB now operates as a universal bank focusing on development/commercial banking activities. The Bank has undergone management institutional and financial restructuring which has strengthened the organization and now has 46 branches and 3 agencies nationwide.NIB has in the past participated in foreign lines of credit which were administered by Bank of Ghana to meet term loan and working capital needs of the Bank s customers.We are also one of the designated financial institutions which sources funds from Export Trade Agriculture and Industrial Development Fund (EDAIF) for on lending to exporters as Term and Working capital loans.

Type: Bank Geography: Ghana Impact: Access to Financial Services


Old Mutual

South Africa

Old Mutual Group is an international investment savings insurance and banking group. For over 170 years we have been serving the growing insurance and investment needs of our customers helping them achieve their lifetime financial goals.

Type: Institutional Investor Geography: South Africa Impact: Access to Financial Services


ProAmérica Bank

United States of America

ProAmerica Bank was founded to empower small to medium sized businesses nonprofit organizations and professional services firms with requisite financial solutions and access to capital for their success. ProAmerica Bank embrace the role as a local community bank and are focused on providing the clients with strategic steps to expand their businesses thereby spurring local economic growth.

Type: Bank Geography: Americas Impact: Income/Productivity Growth


ProCredit Holding


The ProCredit group is made up of development oriented banks operating in Eastern Europe Latin America and Africa as well as a bank in Germany. The parent company of the group is ProCredit Holding a Frankfurt based company which guides the group. At a consolidated level the group is supervised by the German federal banking supervision authorities (BaFin and Bundesbank).

Type: Bank Geography: Eastern Europe Impact: Community Development


Standard Chartered Bank Zimbabwe


Standard Chartered Zimbabwe is a commercial bank in Zimbabwe and a wholly owned subsidiary of Standard Chartered. It is licensed by the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe the central bank and national banking regulator.

Type: Bank Geography: Zimbabwe Impact: Access to Financial Services


The Bank of New York Mellon (BNY Mellon)

United States of America

BNY Mellon is a global leader in investment management and investment services. BNY is focused on helping clients manage and service their financial assets. BNY Mellon is the corporate brand of The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation.

Type: Investment Fund Manager Geography: United States of America Impact: Access to Financial Services


Trade and Development Bank (TDB)


Established in 1985 the Eastern and Southern African Trade & Development Bank (TDB) formerly the PTA Bank is a multilateral treaty based & investment grade development financial institution with assets of USD 6 billion. The Bank s mandate is to finance and foster trade regional economic integration and sustainable development through trade finance project and infrastructure finance asset management and advisory services. TDB s reputation as a strong financial solution provider in international trade and project finance is underpinned by its experience in transacting in different markets and in diverse banking practices.

Type: Bank Geography: Southern Africa Impact: Access to Financial Services


Turkiye Garanti Bankasi


Established in 1946 Garanti Bank is Turkey s second largest private bank with consolidated assets exceeding US$ 1045 billion. Garanti is an integrated financial services group operating in every segment of the sector together with its subsidiaries in pension and life insurance leasing factoring brokerage and asset management besides international subsidiaries in the Netherlands Russia and Romania. Providing a comprehensive range of financial services with close to 19 thousand employees to more than 12.4 million customers Garanti offers customer oriented innovative products and services through an extensive distribution network of 1001 branches over 4000 ATMs Call Center internet mobile and social banking platforms built on superior technological backbone.

Type: Bank Geography: Europe Impact: Access to Financial Services