Kompanion Invest

Voices from the field

  • Mar
    13
    2015

    "It is profitable to engage in animal husbandry together with Kompanion!" - Sharshen Asakeev

    Sharshen Asakeev, the resident of Karakol city, received both financial funds on business development and valuable consultations on animal husbandry from Kompanion FG. Today, there are two breeding cows and a calf at Sharshen's household that generate good additional income.

     
  • Feb
    12
    2015

    Fruit orchard as income source

    A rural man of Jargylchak village of Issyk-Kul oblast Tynchtykbek Adigineev was engaged in business activity with Kompanion more than seven years ago. Today Tynchtykbek is the owner of the bloomy orchard where he grows various apples, apricots and other fruit trees.

     
  • Aug
    25
    2014

    A Trout Farm Replaces An Abandoned Pond

    Resident of Djal villageand driver mechanic, Janybek Bagyshev, established a trout farm in place of an abandoned pond using Kompanion loan funds and consultations from the Company’s in-houseLivestock Management Specialist. A future recreation and fishing businessto be created by our client is just half an hour’s drive away along apicturesque road framed bymountains and hills.

     

     

     

Current portfolio

 

As of May 31, 2015
Group Loans
SME Loans
Total
Loans outstanding,mln:
$71.1 mln
$6.4 mln
$78.1 mln
Number of active clients:
111,714 3,218

114,932

Average loan size:
$642
$1,985
$680
Portfolio at risk (>30 days):
1.22%
0.30%
1.15%
Number of staff:
 
 
864
Number of offices and mini offices:
 
 
122

 

 

 

Currency rates of NBKR

Currency rates for 01.07.2015 Rate  
USD 62.14  
EUR 69.24  
RUB 1.11  
KZT 0.33  

News

  • May
    18
    2015

    Kompanion conducted “The Green Shoots of the Future” campaign in all areas of Kyrgyzstan

    In early May 2015 Kompanion conducted its traditional environmental campaign called “The Green Shoots of the Future” aimed at preservation of natural resources and raising the younger generation’s awarenessof how important it is to protect environment. In early May 2015 Kompanion conducted its traditional environmental campaign called “The Green Shoots of the Future” aimed at preservation of natural resources and raising the younger generation’s awareness of how important it is to protect environment.

     
  • Mar
    23
    2015

    Prime Minister J. Otorbaev: “Attraction of direct Dutch investments to financial sector of the Kyrgyz Republic is very important to the country’s economy”

    Today, 23rd of March, the Prime Minister of the Kyrgyz Republic Joomart Otorbaev met with representatives and investors of Kompanion Financial Group Microfinance CJSC. The Prime Minister mentioned at the opening of a meeting that in view of economic situation in the region attraction of direct Dutch investments to financial sector of the Kyrgyz Republic is very important to the country’s economy. “This will be a good example in terms of investment into economy of Kyrgyzstan,” Joomart Otorbaev underlined.

     
  • Mar
    13
    2015

    Kompanion Financial Group provided assistance to residents of Batken Oblast who were affected by fire

    Kompanion Financial Group rendered support to residents of Batken Oblast who lost their summer houses in fire on Bulak-Bashy djayloo located in the border area. For the purpose of providing assistance, Kompanion allocated funds tobuy and to deliver nine tents for families that were left homeless. On March 3, 2015 Erkinbek Jumabaev, Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Kompanion Financial Group, met with residents of Batken Oblast in Bujum village and handed over the purchased tents to the affected families.

     
  • Feb
    24
    2015

    Kompanion Financial Group completes equity raise with investment from FMO and Triodos Investment Management

    Kompanion Financial Group, one of the largest microfinance institutions in the Kyrgyz Republic both by loan portfolio and number of clients, has concluded an equity raise selling a 35% stake to international investors. The shares were purchased by Netherlands based investors FMO and Triodos Investment Management, with the latter investing through Triodos Fair Share Fund and Triodos Microfinance Fund. Kompanion’s founder Mercy Corps will remain majority shareholder and hold a 65% stake. The funds will be used for growth capital in the lending operations and support Kompanion’s transformation to a licensed banking institution.

     
  • Dec
    15
    2014

    Kompanion employees transferred one-day salary to the Perinatal Centre

    In fall of 2014, Kompanion Financial Group received a request from the Perinatal Centre of Bishkek to acquire a generator. It is the only centre in the city, which accepts pregnant women with premature delivery and provides certain conditions for newborn infants. As the management explained despite of that, the medical facility is classified as the one from the first energy class maternity clinic experiences power disturbances, due to that hardware associated newborn infants are at risk.

     
  • Nov
    17
    2014

    Kompanion Financial Group wins European Microfinance Award with its Pasture Land Management Initiative

    Kompanion Financial Group continues to contribute to the development of communities and finds high international recognition of its activities. In November 2014, Kompanion became the first organization in Central Asia to have the honor of winning the 5th European Microfinance Award.

     
  • Sep
    23
    2014

    KYRGYZSTAN’S ENTREPRENEURS WILL GET IN THE RING IN BISHKEK

    This October, Kyrgyzstan’s entrepreneurs will have a unique opportunity to present their business ideas at the country’s highest profile investment competition – Get in the Ring: Bishkek. The contest is the final event in Kyrgyzstan’s 2014 Startup Weekend event series that took place earlier this year.