Mava Univers; Credit: microlux

Microlux, Luxembourg's first microfinance institution, has announced that it is celebrating its 5th anniversary in 2021.

After five years of existence, microlux has found its place in the ecosystem of entrepreneurship in Luxembourg and has proven its usefulness in the service of social and economic inclusion of project leaders who do not have access to bank credit.

Through the microcredit tool, microlux has demonstrated that with appropriate support, entrepreneurship is an avenue accessible to everyone. Since its creation, microlux has supported more than 150 entrepreneurs allowing the creation of more than 180 jobs.

On the occasion of its 5th anniversary, microlux will be showcasing nine entrepreneurs at the Pop-Up Store in Esch-sur-Alzette (121 Rue de l'Alzette) from 8 to 12 June 2021.

The following nine entrepreneurs will be present: Aux Goûts Goumands, which offers the itinerant sale of sheep cheeses, black pig sausages and country hams; Bride At Home, a bridal and evening wear brand offering advice and fitting at home; Deals Luxembourg, an online store selling kitchen accessories, bathroom products, jewellery and masks; Elodie Dja Créations, an Arlon-based shop (Belgium) which creates tailor-made fashion and ready-to-wear collections combining traditional African fabric and European textile; Figalux, an online store selling figurines, statues and by-products from pop culture; Infit Store, a Beggen-based shop selling equipment, clothing and accessories for rhythmic gymnastics and sportswear clothing; Mava Univers, which sells educational games and toys, as well as world music instruments; Réihana, which offers certified medical pedicures at home; Spa Escape, a salon based in Luxembourg-Belair offering a spa, high-end natural organic cosmetics and services related to physical, mental and spiritual well-being.

Further information, including scheduling, is available online at