Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC)

Company description

Overseas Private Investment Corporation is the U.S. Government’s development finance institution that offers overseas investment advisory, foreign direct investments risk management, and economic development fostering services. It offers political risk insurance and loans services to investors, contractors, exporters, and financial institutions. The institution also provides financing services through direct loans and loan guarantees. In addition, it offers expropriation, political violence, terrorism, and currency inconvertibility insurance services.

Company details

1100 New York Avenue NW,Washington, DC 20527,United States

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Company updates

  • November 13, 2019

    USA, Japan and Australia announce Blue Dot Network

    The Government of the USA along with Japan and Australia has launched Blue Dot Network initiative, which is designed to fund infrastructure sustainability. The initiative was launched by US commerce s...

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  • November 08, 2019

    US government to invest in world’s longest subsea telecommunications cable

    The Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the U.S. Government’s development finance institution, announced that it plans to work with Trans Pacific Networks (TPN) to support the world&...

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  • September 18, 2019

    USD 400mn financing for Argentina toll road PPP

    The Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the U.S. government’s development finance institution, has voted to approve US$400 million in financing to rehabilitate and expand the Co...

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  • December 05, 2018

    ECP Africa Fund IV closes at over US$640 million

    Last month, Africa-focused private equity fund manager Emerging Capital Partners (ECP) reached a final close for ECP Africa Fund IV (AFIV), attracting more than US$640 million in commitments to the fu...

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  • August 07, 2017

    Kenya selects Bechtel for Nairobi Mombasa Highway PPP project

    Kenya National Highways Authority has selected Bechtel to build the Nairobi Mombasa Highway public-private partnership (PPP) Project in Kenya. The new 473-km expressway aims to improve the conne...

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  • June 19, 2017

    Turkey’s Izmir Bayrakli Integrated Health Campus PPP achieves FC

    Turkey’s Izmir Bayrakli Integrated Health Campus PPP has reached financial close.

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  • January 23, 2017

    Amidst the wait for US foreign policy decisions, proactive energy sector leaders from Africa get set to return to Washington DC for EnergyNet’s 3rd Powering Africa: Summit this March

    Summit returns to Washington DC this March providing a platform for Africa’s energy sector stakeholders and developers to engage multilaterals, global investors and technology providers. The mee...

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  • November 24, 2016

    Herbert Smith Freehills hires Edward Dougherty

    Herbert Smith Freehills has hired Edward Dougherty as a partner focusing on project finance, trade finance and syndicated lending in Latin America.

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  • November 14, 2016

    EBRD, Canada’s EDC and OPIC of US in financing package for Kocaeli hospital in Turkey

    The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), Export Development Canada (EDC) and the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the US government’s development finance institution...

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  • October 28, 2016

    OPIC and I Squared Capital sign commitment for infrastructure investments in Asia

    The Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the U.S. Government’s development finance institution, has signed a commitment to provide US$200 million in financing to ISQ Asia Fund, L.P., an inf...

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