Organisation

OXUS Development Network
Organisation general information
Organisation name: 
OXUS Development Network
Founding year: 
2005
Country: 
France
Total number of staff: 
920
Resources dedicated to microfinance: 
920
Percentage of microfinance activities: 
100%
Type of organisation: 
For profit
 
Consultants and support services (such as rating, IT or law firms), Financial institution
Organisation's contact person
Contact person: 
Mr. Sébastien Duquet
Address: 
32 rue Tronchet
F-75009
Paris
France
Phone: 
+33 (1) 4266 6210
Organisation summary
Mission: 

OXUS is a transparent and responsible enterprise engaged in providing financial services to the working poor and the unbanked worldwide. OXUS is dedicated to build teams of recognized professionals, creating and providing the most efficient microfinance services and improving the sustainable livelihoods of its customers. 

OXUS creates and manages financial institutions in Africa and Asia. OXUS is made of a holding company, a consulting company providing technical assistance to the group and 4 microfinance institutions.

Type of intervention: 
  • Equity
  • Loans
  • Subsidies in staff time (e.g. technical assistance/capacity building, evaluation)
Countries of intervention: 
Asia
Areas of intervention: 
  • Macro level: Interest rates and rate caps, Client protection, Supporting networks and associations, Strengthening national/regional microfinance support sector, Capacity building (focused on all MFIs)
  • Intermediate level: Rural finance, Post-conflict/disaster microfinance, Business development services, Social impact/performance, Urban finance, Gender, Product development and innovation, Energy products or other products related to environmental issues, Delivery models, Performance, Ratings and external audits, MFI operations, Strategic planning, Marketing, Graduation of MFIs, Risk management, MIS
  • Other themes: Impact and performances studies
Main competences: 
  • Microfinance in post conflict countries
  • Feasibility studies
  • Network development
  • Financial services
  • Social performance
  • Internal audit
Please indicate any innovations in your microfinance program planned for the coming year: 

In its continued effort to consistently enhance product offer, OXUS Group will soon be launching a deposit taking facility available to borrowers across all affiliates. With this new product, OXUS Group expects to offer much valued savings accounts by borrowers while at the same time gaining access to an important source of internal funding for increased breadth of outreach.

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