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Letshego Namibia covers over 4,000 kilometres to educate and empower communities on Ekwafo Letu

15 Sep 2017
PRESS RELEASE Letshego Namibia covers over 4,000 kilometres to educate and empower communities on Ekwafo Letu Just over a week into ‘Ekwafo Letu’, a term Letshego Namibia has coined for its inclusive share offer or IPO (Initial Public Offering), nationwide community engagement sessions...

Letshego Half Year Results 2017

01 Sep 2017
 LETSHEGO GROUP HALF YEAR RESULTS REPORT DOUBLE DIGIT GROWTH IN LOANS AND OPERATING INCOME, WITH GHANA FEATURING FIRST TIME SINCE ACQUISITON ·         Loan book increased 19% year-on-year (BWP)·         Operating...

LETSHEGO SHARES TO GO FOR 470 CENTS

25 Aug 2017
Letshego Holdings Namibia (LHN) in their prospectus plans to issue a maximum of 100 million ordinary shares at an offer of 470 cents for their initial public offering (IPO). Local venture capital and private equity fund manager, IJG said the applications opened on Friday and will close on 22...

Letshego mulls listing in Namibia’s Stock Exchange

21 Aug 2017
Letshego Holdings Limited has announced plans to list in the Namibian Stock Exchange (NSX) as part of its financial inclusion strategy.   This will see the company put up its shares for sale to Namibians through a planned Initial Public Offering (IPO). In a statement, the company states...

Letshego’s IPO to include financially excluded

11 Aug 2017
Windhoek-Letshego Holdings Namibia (LHN), with its strong financial inclusion approach, has confirmed plans for another empowerment opportunity for Namibia. LHN will be offering its shares for sale through a planned Initial Public Offering (IPO), enabling Namibians to be part of Letshego Namibia....

Letshego chief aims to lead race for African financial inclusion

01 Aug 2017
Source: The Banker/1 August 2017By: James King Botswana-based Letshego is using years of experience to fulfil its aim of reaching sub-Saharan Africas unbanked population, as group managing director Chris Low tells James King. In sub-Saharan Africa about 326 million adults do not use...

BoN governor calls for closer cooperation between regulators and financial institutions

31 Jul 2017
 Staff Reporter Windhoek-Letshego Namibia has come full circle and celebrates just under a decade of inclusive finance with their launch of Letshego Bank Namibia’s broader based financial solutions. As a member of the Botswana Stock Exchange listed Letshego Holdings Limited (LHL)...

Technology, digital solutions part of Botswana firm’s microfinance arsenal as it expands across Africa

28 Jul 2017
Botswana-based microfinance company Letshego Holdings, which operates in 11 African countries, aims to use technology and digital solutions to effect economic redress in Africa and provide financial inclusion for the continent’s most underserved markets.Letshego MD Chris Low explains that the...

Ghana Banks Turn to Mobile Money in Bid to Boost Deposit Base

24 Jul 2017
By Moses Mozart DzawuJuly 24, 2017A record number of Ghanaians are saving money using mobile phones as lenders push products to lure deposits using technology that is cheaper than building branches. Deposits with mobile-money providers jumped 25 percent to 1.57 billion cedis ($360 million)...

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...

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