OPIC (Overseas Private Investment Corporation)

OPIC (Overseas Private Investment Corporation)

OPIC is the U.S. Government’s development finance institution. It mobilizes
private capital to help solve critical development challenges and in
doing so, advances U.S. foreign policy and national security objectives.
Because OPIC works with the U.S. private sector, it helps U.S.
businesses gain footholds in emerging markets, catalyzing revenues, jobs
and growth opportunities both at home and abroad. OPIC achieves its
mission by providing investors with financing, guarantees, political
risk insurance, and support for private equity investment funds.

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1100 New York Avenue, NW
Washington, D.C. 20527

T : +1 202-336-8400
E : info@opic.gov

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Established as an agency of the U.S. Government in 1971, OPIC operates
on a self-sustaining basis at no net cost to American taxpayers. OPIC
services are available for new and expanding business enterprises in
more than 150 countries worldwide. To date, OPIC has supported more than
$200 billion of investment in over 4,000 projects, generated an
estimated $76 billion in U.S. exports and supported more than 278,000
American jobs.


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