Blog Posts by Aeriel Emig
Kansas City Stands with FINCA to Empower Women
23 Oct 2015Blog
Almost 100 prominent business and philanthropy leaders and local elite from the Kansas City metropolitan area joined us for an evening to raise funds to empower hard-working women in the…
Microfinance Pioneer Joins Obama’s Forum for Off-Grid Clean Energy Markets
22 Oct 2015Press Release
Speaking at the White House Forum on Catalyzing Markets for Off-Grid Clean Energy Access, Rupert Scofield announced the organization’s commitment to provide affordable solar energy products to help 300,000 households…
Kansas City Raises Tens of Thousands to Empower Women in the Developing World
21 Oct 2015Press Release
Almost 100 local elite from the Kansas City area joined FINCA International for an evening to raise funds to empower women in the developing world.
FINCA Celebrates International Day of Rural Women
15 Oct 2015Blog
Every day, Sarmaya Kahramanova cares for her sheep and cattle in a small village in Azerbaijan. She milks her cows to produce fresh sour clotted milk, cheese and cream to…
Three Ways FINCA Celebrates the Customer Experience
7 Oct 2015Blog
With nearly 2 million clients around the world, the FINCA family strives to find effective ways to serve our clients better and keep them at the core of everything that…
Why the Mattress Beats the Bank
2 Oct 2015Media Coverage
M. Mudassar Aqil, CEO of FINCA Microfinance Bank in Pakistan, explains in Business Recorder why less than 10 percent of Pakistanis have access to a financial institution.
FINCA Bank Georgia: Creating Brighter Futures
25 Sep 2015Media Coverage
Vusal Verdiyev, FINCA Bank Georgia CEO, explains future plans of the bank in Georgia Finance Magazine.
How Biometric Technology Helps FINCA Reach Nigeria’s Unbanked
23 Sep 2015Blog
FINCA Nigeria has enrolled nearly 10,000 clients in biometric-enabled banking, allowing Nigerians to safely and easily complete banking transactions.
FMO Arranges USD15 Million Loan Syndication to FINCA Bank Kyrgyzstan
28 Aug 2015Press Release
FINCA Bank Kyrgyzstan announced that the Netherlands Development Finance Company (FMO) has reached agreement on a USD 15 million local currency syndicated loan facility for on-lending to micro and small…
Nicaragua Teaches a Lesson in the Power of Micro Loans
24 Aug 2015Blog, Media Coverage
Matthew Glynn of The Independent travels to Nicaragua to meet FINCA founder Rupert Scofield and discovers how FINCA’s financial services helps to change the lives of low-income entrepreneurs.