Project detail - NMB BANK LTD NEPAL


Status: Approved investment
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Who is our customer

FMO’s client is NMB Bank, a commercial bank in Nepal where FMO is the anchor investor.

What is our funding objective?

FMO will co-fund NMB’s digitization program to support the bank in its aim to become the first digital bank of Nepal, including plans to fully digitize internally and externally and with an extensive customer on-boarding and digital financial literacy program.

Why do we fund this investment?

FMO funds this project to support NMB to become the first digital bank of Nepal. Digital banking has the benefit of bringing financial services to the rural and remote areas of Nepal and enables NMB to gain more clients.

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