ASHA Microfinance Bank Limited and Association for Social Improvement and Economic Advancement (ASIEA), an NGO-MFI in Nigeria controlled and managed by ASA International, have merged on 1 April 2020.

ASHA Microfinance Bank Limited is a subsidiary of ASA International, one of the world’s largest international microfinance institutions in the world.

ASHA Microfinance Bank Limited started operations in 2010.


Reducing poverty by improving the lives of the underprivileged with a key focus on female entrepreneurs.


We believe in establishing trust through transparency.
We adhere to high importance in our capacity to innovate.
We treasure our integrity and professionalism.
We work with constant eagerness and diligence.


We have a strong commitment to financial inclusion and socioeconomic progress


Providing microfinance loans for business purpose to low-income entrepreneurs with the objective to improve financial inclusion and realise socioeconomic progress. Our loans provide an alternative to low income entrepreneurs without access to credit from traditional banks. We provide these loans using the ASA Model.