SAS Scores Success for Microfinance Giant
Source: SAS Institute
SAS Desktop Data Mining for Midsize Business helps ACCION Texas-Louisiana successfully lend money to small-business owners who wouldn't qualify for loans through traditional lending institutions. The nonprofit microfinance organization has been so successful that 14 microfinance organizations across the country have outsourced all or part of their underwriting to ACCION. With more than $26 million in its portfolio, ACCION Texas-Louisiana is the largest micro lender in the United States.