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Letshego continues to champion productive lending

21 Jul 2017
LETSHEGO Financial Services Swaziland has continued to align itself to push for responsible lending. Last year, the company launched its refreshed brand, and a new promise, ‘Let’s improve Life,’ which marked a new transformational era not only for the local wing of the company, but also the...

Banco Letshego’s “LetsGo BlueBox” wins MasterCard Foundation funding

17 Jul 2017
Letshego Financial Services Mozambique (“Banco Letshego”) has been awarded USD 1 million of grant funding for its unique LetsGo BlueBox agency banking model after winning in the MasterCard Foundation’s Rural Prosperity Fund (RPF) innovation competition. The company is the Mozambique subsidiary...

Financial inclusion on a continent where “Cash is King”

26 Jun 2017
According to a report from the African Development Bank (AfDB), Africa’s middle-class is flourishing, bringing endless opportunities for businesses on the continent. As a result, Africa is now home to at least nine of the fastest growing economies and host for the youngest people in the world. Yet...

afb Ghana corporate bond receives ratings upgrade

24 Jun 2017
By Bernard Busulwa | Business & Financial Times, Ghana Financial services firm, AFB Ghana, has had the ratings on its corporate bond upgraded for the first time since the bonds were listed on the Ghana Alternative Market (GAX) of the GSE two years ago. Global Credit Ratings (GCR), the...

afb Ghana corporate bond receives ratings upgrade

23 Jun 2017
Financial services firm, AFB Ghana, has had the ratings on its corporate bond upgraded for the first time since the bonds were listed on the Ghana Alternative Market (GAX) of the GSE two years ago. Global Credit Ratings (GCR), the agency responsible for the ratings, announced recently that it...

MMELESI: TAKING LETSHEGO TO A WIDER AFRICA

12 Jun 2017
Frederick Mmelesi could be a beginner at group level, but he shows no weakness. He opened up to writers KITSO DICKSON and TSHEPISO GABOTLHOMOLWE about his master plan to replicate Botswana’s success. His words stand out, across his office on the very heart of the ever-busy Main Mall, not for...

Letshego in another share-buy-back

02 May 2017
Letshego Holdings Limited says it will seek shareholders permission to buyback the company’s shares of up to 10 percent in efforts to increase shareholders’ value. On Monday, the leading micro lender released a proposed share buy-back mandate that will see the company retaining or possibly...

Letshego holdings concludes acquisition of afb Ghana Plc

20 Apr 2017
By Bernard Busulwa | Joy Online (Ghana) Letshego Holdings Limited a leading inclusive finance group providing consumer lending, microfinance and deposit-taking services to improve life, has concluded the 100% acquisition of afb Ghana Plc. Key developments to be introduced to the Ghanaian...

Letshego Seals Acquisition Deal With afb Ghana

20 Apr 2017
 Letshego Holdings Limited, Africa’s leading inclusive finance group, has concluded the 100 percent acquisition of afb Ghana Plc. Details of the transaction were shared with the media and the public early this year when Bank of Ghana (BoG) gave its approval. The acquisition has...

Letshego Holdings acquires afb Ghana

19 Apr 2017
Letshego Holdings Limited, Africa’s leading financial inclusive finance group, has acquired a 100 per cent stake in afb Ghana Plc, a payroll lending company.Letshego, a Botswana company with market capitalisation of $500 million with presence in eleven African companies, plans leverage on the afb...

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