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David Roodman's Microfinance Open Book Blog

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After dropping for the first time (albeit slightly) in January, Grameen's deposit base reportedly held steady last month. Below is the updated graph. I know of no other major microfinance institution that provides such high-frequency data. This offers some reassurance against the fear I raised before that a bank run would develop, at least as of 10 days ago.

My spreadsheet is here.

Grameen Bank total deposits and loans, Feb 2011

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