Press Releases / 18.02.2016

Press Release as of 18.02.2016

Microfinance institution «Business Microfinance Fund of the Republic of Crimea»

AK&M Rating Agency has assigned a 'B+' national scale rating to the microfinance institution 'Business Microfinance Fund of the Republic of Crimea'. The outlook is stable.

The 'B+' rating indicates that the rev. October 12, 2015.


The credit rating is essentially supported by growing capitalization and a high level of security for the existing microloan portfolio.

For the whole period of

As the funding base increased, the Fund expanded its microloan portfolio to RUB 43.5 million as of the last reporting date. However, the outstripping growth of capitalization in the fourth quarter of 2015 caused a reduction in lending efficiency by 20.8 p.p. to 37.1% as of January 1, 2016, substantially below the minimum acceptable percentage (70% after one year in operation).


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The Ministry of economic development of the Republic of Crimea.


The rating is valid until February 2017.

This press release is based on the Statement of assignment of a Credit Rating Methodology for

The rating, along with any information and conclusions provided in this press release, only conveys our


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Ul. Gubkina 3, Moscow, Russia

Phone no. (495) 916-70-30, fax no.: (499) 132-69-18.