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India Financial Inclusion Fund
GIIRS Pioneer
Fund Manager Name: Caspian Capital Partners
Fund Manager Website: http://www.caspian.in/
Rated: 02.14.2012

Fund Description

The Fund was set up in August 2008 to make equity and, in selected cases, debt investments in opportunities in the Financial Inclusion space in India. The Fifth and Final Closing in October 2009 brought the final fund size to US$ 88.97 million.

Fund Mission

To achieve double bottom line objectives of financial inclusion and capital appreciation

Vintage Year

2008

Geographic and Industry Investment Targets

Target Industry

Financial & insurance activities

Target Industries Description

Microfinance and adjacent sectors in Financial Inclusion space

Investment Region(s)

Asia

Countries of Investment

India

Geographic Target Description

None provided

Impact Investment Targets

Impact Targets

Socially beneficial prod/serv | Targeting the underserved

Impact Targets Description

We only invest in companies that are engaged in bringing about inclusion of the poor, under-served and/ or disenfranchised into the formal financial system.

Socially Beneficial Products & Services

Access to basic services | Economic &/or empowerment opportunities | Capital Flow (microfinance, equity, etc)

Environmentally Beneficial Products & Services

N/A