ReportsOctober 4, 2012

Public Credit Registries and Credit Bureaus

The objective of this study is to identify the main problems faced by the Latin American microfinance sector in reporting and using credit bureaus as a tool to reduce the risk of over indebtedness. Furthermore, the study seeks to identify best practices that have been implemented in various countries to mitigate or avoid these difficulties.

This study is funded by the Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF), the Development Bank of Latin America (CAF), and Calmeadow, and is executed by MicroRate Inc.

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