Microcredit and Microfinance
Documents and Reports

Documents & Reports
Note: Unless a source is indicated, documents have been written by Hari Srinivas.
GDRC Research output
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Terms, definitions and glossaries
Microcredit usually refers to small loans offered, often without collateral, to an individual or through group lending.
Microfinance, however, refers to a broader range of financial products and services, including loans, savings, insurance, transfer services and other financial instruments targeted at low-income clients.
Three Things to remember
about Microfinance
The practice of microcredit
GDRC's Microfinance Framework for Policy and Practice
GDRC's Microfinance Framework for Policy and Practice
The Broader Perspective of Microfinance
Linkages and support services
Micro Insurance
Islamic Microfinance
Evaluations and lessons learnt
Informal and traditional credit markets
Microfinance and Migrant Remittances
General issues on microcredit
Links to other document repositories

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