Crystal Received Grand Prix at the Georgia’s Responsible Business Contest
Tbilisi, December 17, 2018 – JSC Microfinance Organization Crystal has been awarded a Grand Prix at the Georgia’s Responsible Business Contest – Meliora 2018. The awards ceremony took place in Tbilisi on December 13, bringing together 41 companies and 76 projects.
MFO Crystal Partners with Asia-based Fund Manager
JSC MFO Crystal, the largest microfinance organization in Georgia, received financing from EFA Group, a Singapore-based asset management firm specializing in private debt, to support its expanding activities. MFO Crystal and EFA Group have signed a senior unsecured loan agreement of USD 2.5 million.
GGF & Crystal to Expand Energy Efficiency Financing in Georgia
The Green for Growth Fund (GGF) has provided a senior loan of $1.5 million to new partner JSC MFO Crystal (Crystal) to expand green energy lending in Georgia. The largest microfinance organization in the country, Crystal primarily serves microentrepreneurs and farmers, with a strong focus on rural clients.