The European Investment Bank (EIB) has issued a press statement about its investment of $20m in the new LeapFrog Financial Inclusion Fund. This is a fund that is designed to support access to financial services for the poor by investing in companies that deliver insurance and related financial products to people with low incomes in developing countries in Africa and Asia.

View EIB supports access to financial services for the poor: USD 20m investment in Leapfrog microinsurance fund, 18 June 2009