Equity Bank is a regional bank present in the DRC since 2003 and initially specializing in offering banking products tailored to individuals and small and medium-sized businesses. The bank was named Procredit Bank and changed its name following the acquisition of the majority of the shares in 2017 by the Equity Group.
Purpose(s) of the partnership
The partnership with ÉLAN focused on several areas including the development of products adapted to the traders and boat operators in the sector of the fluvial transport, financing of the cocoa production in Ecuador. All activities developed by Equity Bank and ÉLAN RDC aim to bring about change in the market system in order to increase the incomes of the poor.
Website : https://www.equitybank.cd