Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The transaction provides $50 million to AccessBank Azerbaijan (ABA). The proceeds will be used exclusively to support ABA s plan to increase lending to MSMEs in the underserved regions outside Baku, including secondary towns and rural districts. The assistance for the MSME segment is critical to support income and employment. Read More

Country Azerbaijan
Borrower/Equity Investment Name ACCESSBANK
Project Number 47905-014
Type or Modality of Assistance PS
Financing Private sector (Nonsovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number 7388
Approval Date 19 Jul 2013
Geographical Location Rural regions outside the capital, Baku.
Sector Finance
Subsector Banking systems and nonbank financial institutions
Finance sector development
Inclusive finance
Small and medium enterprise finance and leasing
Safeguard Categories Environment: FI
Resettlement: FI
Indigenous People: FI


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