September 2014 Newsletter: News, Events, and Resources for Agricultural Finance

Seven Principles for Effective Loan Portfolio and Risk Management

Contributed by Allyn Lamb, Retired CEO, AgChoice Farm Credit

Loan Portfolio and Risk Management is not just about avoiding risk. It is also about balancing risk with reward, making sure you are seizing opportunities in your marketplace and serving your community well. Learn More>>

Webinar Materials | Portfolio Management in Agricultural Lending

Listen to the recent AgriFIn webinar to learn about different types of risks, how to manage and price risk, and how to stress test your agricultural loan portfolio to measure and mitigate risk. Learn More>>


Additional Resources

  • SME Finance in Africa | World Bank Policy Research Working Paper. Learn More>>
  • The African financial development and financial inclusion gaps | World Bank Policy Research Working Paper. Learn More>> 
  • Recent External Events Access to Credit for Cocoa Producers in Latin America | Materials in Spanish can be accessed from the World Cocoa Foundation's website at:
  • Revolutionizing Finance for Agri-value Chains | Conference presentations, interviews and more can be found at Fin4Ag website at: Learn More>>