Inadequate commercial finance for rural development projects
In general the international expansion strategies of transnational banks in developing nations have not emphasized lending to agriculture and other rural development projects. One underlying reason for the small percentage of rural loans granted by branches of transnational banks may be the restrictions that they face in establishing rural branches, because of the preference of governments for mobilizing rural savings through the widening of financial activities of national financing institutions.
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