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Agronomika Finance Corporation

Agronomika Finance Corporation is an innovative financing company with the objective of supporting rural enterprise and agricultural development. Agronomika has developed a unique delivery model to provide value-chain-integrated agriculture finance to smallholder farmers and offers business loans for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises in rural value chains.

Through its flagship cacao lending program, Agronomika has provided 650 smallholder farmers the opportunity to establish 1200ha of new cacao farms and plant more than 1 million trees.

Agronomika collaborates with international financing institutions, investors and technology companies as well as global value chain partners to implement this unique and client-centered model.

Focusing on smallholder farmers, low-income households as well as micro and small enterprises as the key target group of its services, Agronomika is dedicated to contribute to rural development in some of Philippine’s poorest regions.

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Endorsers that Agronomika Finance Corporation partner with


LGT Venture Philanthropy

Aavishkaar Capital is the equity arm of The Aavishkaar Group which manages in excess of US$1 billion in AUM across equity and credit. The Group’s shareholders include TIAA-Nuveen, Shell Foundation, Triodos Bank and Dutch Entrepreneurial Development Bank.

LGT Venture Philanthropy

LGT Venture Philanthropy (LGT VP) is an independent charitable foundation that supports organizations with effective, innovative and scalable solutions to social and environmental challenges, contributing directly to the achievement of the SDGs.



“All human beings should be able to live under dignified conditions and be given a fair chance for personal development in their lives.” HSH Prince Max von und zu Liechtenstein, CEO LGT and Founder of LGT VP



We strive to improve the quality of life of disadvantaged people, contribute to healthy ecosystems, and build resilient, inclusive and prosperous communities.



We deploy philanthropic growth capital primarily using grant-based approaches to organizations with effec-tive, innovative and scalable solutions to social and environmental challenges – implementing solutions that contribute directly to the achievement of the SDGs. We aim to scale both market- and non-market-based solutions, that provide access to essential goods and services, improving the quality of life of disadvantaged people. We also provide non-financial support through transfer of know-how and management skills, and access to our local and global networks. We seek to deploy 100% of our capital to achieve positive and measurable impact.


LGT Impact Fellowship

The LGT Impact Fellowship connects our portfolio with business professionals providing know-how and strategic guidance. Our Fellows are seasoned professionals with significant experience, who work inside one of our portfolio organizations or teams for one year on the ground, with the objective to strengthen the organizational capacity of our portfolio with their business skills and know-how.


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LGT Venture Philanthropy was founded by HSH Prince Max von und zu Liechtenstein, CEO of LGT Group, in 2007 as a result of LGT’s corporate philosophy of thinking and acting in an entrepreneurial and forward-looking manner to create long-term value. LGT Group is a leading international private banking and asset management group that has been fully controlled by the Liechtenstein Princely Family for over 80 years. LGT Venture Philanthropy is the venture philanthropy arm of LGT Group.

On-going/Past projects

Financing Agricultural Production and Rural Enterprises

By Agronomika Finance Corporation

Supporting smallholder farmers and small and medium enterprises in rural Philippines by providing client-centered and customized financing and linking them into sustainable and fair value chains

Agriculture, Financial Inclusion, Livelihood and Poverty Alleviation