February 4th. FINMARKET.RU – Investments of private investors in companies in the microfinance sector last year amounted to 10.5-11 billion rubles, a third more than a year earlier, assessed by IDF Eurasia, one of the largest market players, Kommersant writes. According to the Central Bank, in 2019 the sector attracted 8 billion rubles, for nine months of last year – 7.8 billion rubles. This year the trend will continue, we are confident in IDF Eurasia: the volume of investments in MFOs from individuals may amount to 13-14 billion rubles. In addition, the average check is also growing: in 2019, the amount of initial investments averaged about 2.4 million rubles, at the end of 2020 – 2.7 million rubles, according to IDF Eurasia analysts.