Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC)

OPIC supports U.S. private sector investment in emerging markets by offering capital and risk mitigation tools

Key Capabilities:

  • Direct loans and guarantees up to $250 million with maturities as long as 20 years on projects that meet minimum U.S. ownership requirement
  • Allocates political risk insurance; specialty coverage available for investments in the renewable resources sector and provides support for private equity investment funds
  • Supports project development funding to clean energy ventures through the U.S.-Africa Clean Energy Finance Initiative (U.S.- ACEF), a $20 million initiative, co-sponsored with the U.S. State Department and Trade and Development Agency