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Friday, November 06, 2009
The risks of investing in micro-finance vehicles.

A SQUARE :: 06Nov09 A SQUARE: Micro-Finance
Category Credit
Author Florian Guldner
Micro-finance:

- The current market environment
- Risks involved with investing in MIVs
- Micro-finance as an asset class? Performance in the credit crisis
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