• Mario La Torre
  • Gianfranco A. Vento

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Mario La Torre
    Pages 1-19
  3. Gianfranco Vento
    Pages 38-53
  4. Mario La Torre
    Pages 71-92
  5. Monica Ortolani
    Pages 93-111
  6. Marco Tutino
    Pages 112-131
  7. Gianfranco Vento
    Pages 132-150
  8. Mario La Torre
    Pages 151-157
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 158-175

About this book


Microfinance is a comprehensive analysis of the operational, managerial and financial aspects of microfinance. The text provides a contemporary analysis of microfinance business covering the risks, returns and management issues associated with such activity. It analyzes the main products and services available in modern microfinance and explains how to manage the financial and non financial risks involved. The book also provides a performance and monitoring model for microfinance programmes and describes how microfinance can be regulated.


business finance Financial Risks management microfinance performance regulation Risk Management service sustainability

Authors and affiliations

  • Mario La Torre
    • 1
  • Gianfranco A. Vento
    • 1
  1. 1.University of Rome ‘La Sapienza’Italy

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