Last updated 11 July 2020, by Impactyield.
Root Capital is a nonprofit social investment fund that grows rural prosperity in poor, environmentally vulnerable places in Africa and Latin America by lending capital, delivering financial training, and strengthening market connections for small and growing agricultural businesses.
Since our launch in 1999, we have provided $399 million in credit to 398 small and growing businesses in over 30 countries, maintaining a 97% repayment rate from our borrowers and a 100% repayment rate to our investors.
For more information, visit www.rootcapital.org.
Incorporation year: 1999
Headquarters location: United States of America
Currency for fund / product figures: USD (US Dollar)
Total firm assets under management: 100000000 USD
Membership and other professional affiliations: GIIN Member (Investors' Council or Network Membership)Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs (ANDE)
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