- Street / Area: No. D765/3 Kwame Nkrumah Avenue P. O. Box JT 323
- City: Accra
- Country: Ghana
- Phonenumber: +233-30-261-0000
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Website: https://www.opportunityghana.com/
- Financial service details: Business services, Funding and loans, Investment
- Office in Africa: Ghana
- Listed: October 22, 2017 2:08 am
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Opportunity International Savings and Loans Limited, (Opportunity International) is a leading savings and loans institution in Ghana.
Opportunity International is at the forefront of delivering transformational financial services to help transform the lives of clients.
It was licensed by the Bank of Ghana in June 2004. Opportunity International Savings and Loans limited is an implementing partner of Opportunity International.
Since its inception, Opportunity International has focused its key activities on the marginalized, the poor and those who are excluded from mainstream banking. It operates a business model that is not only transformational, but also profitable, sustainable and very fast growing. It places a premium on understanding the needs of its clients and their capacity. Opportunity International provides sound financial education and support, using the individual approach to lending while promoting a savings culture by offering innovative deposit products. It assists micro, small and medium size businesses which form the backbone of most developing economies.
In 2009, the company diversified its credit portfolio to provide financial services to small holder farmers, agro businesses and entrepreneurs in the agro value chain. To achieve this, Opportunity International collaborates with various specialists in extension services delivery and off takers while leveraging on technology to impact the lives of Ghanaian farmers through high yields resulting in high incomes.
In 2013, it introduced housing loans for the micro segment of its clients and empowerment loan for the disabled in society. In 2014, it introduced institutional lending with the focus on support Microfinance institutions to access credit and build their capacities.
Opportunity International has 44 outlets across the country. As of December 2016, the institution had about 472,329 clients of which 53,958 are loan clients. Loan portfolio was GHS93.8 Million and client deposit balances were GHS124.7 Million. This makes Opportunity International, one of the largest savings and loans companies in the country. It has won several awards including Best in Social Performance Management; Commitment to Professionalism in Microfinance Industry, Pillars of Microfinance, the Best non-bank financial institution for the year 2013 awarded by Chartered Institute of Marketing – Ghana, and Pan African Leadership Merit Award (PAMA) in 2015.
Opportunity International attributes its achievements to its embedded values coupled with the highly trained, committed and skilled employees.
It makes significant investment in the training and professional development of its staff. Further it
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