Advans Ghana Savings and Loans Limited (Advans Ghana) is a young and high potential microfinance institution in Ghana. The institution targets the lower segment of the market and started its operations in the Great Accra region. It is currently expanding into areas with low outreach. Advans Ghana's financial services include loans, deposits, remittances, E-banking and SMS banking. Triodos Fair Share Fund and Triodos Microfinance Fund have provided a loan to Advans Ghana.
KEY INDICATORS as of 31 December 2015:
- number of loan clients: 12,199
- percentage female clients: 66%
- percentage rural clients: 5%
- average loan amount: EUR 1,169
- number of savings clients: 39,124
Whoever you are, and wherever you live in the world, you are likely to want permanent access to financial services. Microfinance banks play a crucial role providing access to finance to an increasing number of people living on low-incomes. We finance microfinance institutions because they help to build inclusive financial sectors, where the majority of people have access to financial services, leading to a sustainable basis for balanced social and economic development.