BSS Microfinance

BSS Microfinance Pvt Ltd (BSS Microfinance) started its microfinance operations in April 2008 by taking over the operations of Bharatha Swamukti Samasthe Trust (BSS), a MFI operating as a trust since 1997. BSS Microfinance follows the Grameen Bank model of group lending and predominantly offers group loans for a 2-year period with fortnightly repayment. BSS … Continue reading “BSS Microfinance”

Top Microfinance Companies in India 2014 – 2015 List

After a gap of more than five years, CRISIL – India’s leading agency for microfinance ratings has released it’s updated list of the top microfinance companies in India titled “India’s 25 Leading MFI’s“ for the years 2014 – 2015. The previous ranking of Microfinance Institutions was released in 2009 and was titled India’s Top 50 Microfinance Institutions. CRISIL has been … Continue reading “Top Microfinance Companies in India 2014 – 2015 List”

BSS Microfinance MD – Dr. Ramesh Bellamkonda’s open letter on Malegam Committee Report

Malegam Committee Recommendations Have One Fatal Flaw & Raise Many Difficult Questions– An Immediate Corrective Action Is Needed This is an Open Letter to all Concerned with this matter From: Dr. Ramesh Bellamkonda Managing Director, BSS Microfinance Private Limited, Bangalore. (The Opinions Expressed Here Are Solely Those Of The Author) One Fatal Flaw In Malegam … Continue reading “BSS Microfinance MD – Dr. Ramesh Bellamkonda’s open letter on Malegam Committee Report”