Case Study — Sefwiman Rural Bank LTD: Transforming Systems and Practices to Expedite Successful Small Business Lending

Sefwiman Rural Bank Ltd describes itself as a relatively young but fast-growing bank with a mission to accelerate economic development and reduce poverty in the communities where it operates in the Ashanti and Western regions of Ghana. Through FIRST+, CapitalPlus Exchange (CapPlus) partnered with the Bank to develop new systems and deliver extensive skills building in proven practices, equipping the team to move beyond microfinance group lending to financing small businesses.