Glossary

Parter institutions can be financial institutions (local commercial banks), non-bank financial institutions (e.g., microfinance institutions, leasing companies), and other eligible selected financial institutions. Finance in Motion's mandates often do not lend directly to the final beneficiary but make use of a network of local partner institutions.

Overall amount of all investments made by the fund

Model to leverage public monies for development finance. In this model, public monies serve as a risk cushion for private impact investors, thus leading to a multi-tiered structure of different capital layers that reflect the specific needs of each class of investors in terms of impact, risk, and return.