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    € 80,000,000
    Ghana : € 80,000,000
    Credit lines : € 80,000,000
    Signature date(s)
    5/05/2015 : € 10,000,000
    18/10/2016 : € 15,000,000
    8/06/2015 : € 15,000,000
    23/12/2013 : € 20,000,000
    6/10/2014 : € 20,000,000

    Summary sheet

    Release date
    24 October 2013
    Signed | 23/12/2013
    Project name
    Promoter - financial intermediary
    Acceptable banks
    Cal Bank
    Societe Generale Ghana
    Proposed EIB finance (Approximate amount)
    Total cost (Approximate amount)
    EUR 80 million
    Not applicable.

    Global loan (IF) for:
    1) onlending to private companies/SMEs in Ghana, operating in traditional eligible sectors.
    2) funding the capital expenditures of the intermediary banks to develop their capacities of intermediation (e.g. branch network, IT systems, buildings, training...). The funds will be channelled through banks among the most performing and successful in the Ghanaian financial sector and selected on the basis of their expectations of future development in a very buoyant financial market.

    1) Financing of investment projects carried out by private companies of up to 250 employees.
    2) Develop the capacity of the intermediary to facilitate this activity.

    Environmental aspects

    Final beneficiaries will be requested to comply with applicable national and EU legislation, as appropriate.

    Final beneficiaries will be requested to comply with applicable national and EU legislation, as appropriate.


    Up to EUR 20 million per intermediary.


    Before financing approval by the Board of Directors, and before loan signature, projects are under appraisal and negotiation. The data provided on this page is therefore indicative and cannot be considered to represent official EIB policy (see also the Explanatory notes).

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