34527-012: Strengthening the Microfinance Policy and Legal Framework

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The proposed TA will assist the transitional Government in strengthening the microfinance policy and regulating framework for microfinance banking in East Timor. Specifically, the TA will assist in the preparation of policy and regulations which will include: (i) policies to ensure MFIs observe prudential financial ratios; (ii) licensing and minimum capital requirements for the establisment of microfinance banks; and (iii) enabling microfinance banks to mobilize savings and other financial ... Read More

Country Timor-Leste
Project Number 34527-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 3556
Approval Date 06 Dec 2000
Sector Finance
Subsector Microfinance


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