News & Publications


Sept 18, 2020

DWM Displaced Communities Fund

March 29, 2021

DWM Joins Net Zero Asset Managers Initiative

October 22, 2020

DWM in Partnership with Nordea and Trill Impact

August 31, 2020

DWM Partner, Brad Swanson, writes: Everyone loses with shareholder value, including shareholders

July 15, 2020

Covid 19 Impact Coordination Among Lenders

July 7, 2020

DWM Secures $90 Million for Sustainable Impact Investments from Nordic institutions

July 1, 2020

DWM Launches SDG-Aligned Impact Investment Strategy Backed by Nordic Institutional Investors

June 23, 2020

DWM co-authors paper on private sector investment creating solutions in displaced persons and refugee communities

June 8, 2020

DWM Portfolio Company Suryoday: Microfinance customers are also going digital: R. Bhaskar Babu

May 20, 2020

DWM Portfolio Company HNB Finance makes CSE trading debut today,

May 17, 2020

DWM’s inaugural webinar held on May 7th with its Private Equity portfolio companies MC China and JSC MFO Crystal (Georgia).

March 20, 2020

DWM Portfolio Company InecoBank Joins the fight against COVID19 with InecoMobile

Feb 3, 2020

DWM Portfolio Company Crystal: USAID Program YES-Georgia to Support Youth & Women Entrepreneurship

Dec 10, 2019

DWM Portfolio Company Banco FIE lanza su “megarendidora” con una tasa de interés del 4,5 por ciento

Dec 6, 2019

DWM Portfolio Company CFE continúa su proceso de transformación con su nueva Casa Matriz

Dec 2, 2019

DWM Portfolio Company Centro Financiero Empresarial: Ejemplo que arrastra

Nov 30, 2019

DWM Portfolio Company SMILE: Over-borrowing a concern in growing microfinance sector: Smile Microfinance MD Murali Srinivas

June 5, 2019

DWM microfinance and impact investment strategy highlighted

May 9, 2019
Developing World Markets Announces New Partners


July 31, 2018

Church Pension Fund releases video case study on its anchor support of the DWM Off-Grid, Renewable Energy and Climate Action Impact Note

May 23, 2018

DWM portfolio company, JSC Crystal, is driving financial inclusion among marginalized populations across Georgia

April 26, 2018

Leonardo DiCaprio invests in Kingo, a Guatemalan off-grid solar company funded by DWM’s ORCA note


April 25, 2018

DWM makes its first debt investment in Myanmar from the AIMF III fund it advises


November 1, 2017
DWM’s PE Fund II Named a “Best for the World Fund” for 2017


October 3, 2017

DWM-advised Funds from IIV and ACTIAM Lend $32m to Sri Lanka’s Lanka Orix Leasing Company (LOLC) Micro Credit


June 26, 2017

The race to solar power Africa – featuring Off Grid Electric, a DWM portfolio company


March 6, 2017
Church Funds Invest $60MM to Help Fuel Developing World Off-Grid Solar


March 3, 2017
Episcopalian, Methodist Churches Plow $60MM into Developing World Off-Grid Solar


March 2, 2017
Developing World Markets invests in 11 enterprises to fight energy poverty


March 2, 2017
How Off-Grid Solar Can Help Stem the Rising Refugee Tide


February 28, 2017
Developing World Markets’ Social Impact Note Lends $60.8 Million for Off-Grid Solar and Climate Action


October 31, 2016
d.light Secures $7.5 Million from Developing World Markets, Raising Total of $30 Million This Year For Off-Grid Solar


October 21, 2016
DWM is a new fund advisor to Invest in Visions (IIV)


October 21, 2016
DWM is serving as an advisor to SBI Securities in Japan


July 12, 2016
DWM Surpasses $1 Billion in Impact Investments


March 30, 2016
Microcred China successfully raises HKD 558,000,000 in capital investment


November 25, 2015
DWM Portfolio Company Velifin Receives USD 60 Million Guarantee from USAID


June 16, 2015
TPC the first microfinance institution in Cambodia certified for Commitment to Client Protection


April 14, 2015
Developing World Markets 2014 Social Impact Performance Report


October 30, 2013
DWM Selected for ImpactAssets 50 2013


2020 PIIF Assestment
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November 2019, by Brad Swanson, DWM Partner
Shareholder Value Bites the Hand That Feeds it
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April 2009, by Nicolas Krauss, DWM Intern 2007
Can Microfinance Reduce Portfolio Volatility?
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2008, by Brad Swanson, DWM Partner
The Role of International Capital Markets in Microfinance
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June 2007, by Brad Swanson, DWM Partner
Securitization in Microfinance
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2007, by Allen Hammond, William Kramer, Robert Katz, Julia Tran, Courtland Walker
The Next 4 Billion: Market Size and Business Strategy at the Base of the Pyramid
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The Role of Private Sector Investment in International Microfinance and the Implications of Domestic Regulatory Environments
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