Advans Nigeria, surpassed global benchmarks and achieved remarkable success in empowering businesses and individuals across Nigeria, in the pursuit of financial inclusion.
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In a recent survey conducted by 60 Decibels, an independent global research agency, Advans Nigeria exceeded global benchmarks in key performance areas, solidifying its position as a pioneer in driving regional financial inclusion.
On the business front, an impressive 48 per cent of Advans Nigeria’s clients reported a substantial increase in income, surpassing the benchmark of 22 per cent. This remarkable growth has contributed to local businesses’ development and the communities’ overall economic prosperity.
Additionally, 31 per cent of clients noted a significant expansion of their workforce, outperforming the benchmark of eight per cent, further demonstrating the positive ripple effect of Advans Nigeria’s interventions.
Client protection is a cornerstone of Advans Nigeria’s operations, and the survey results reflect this commitment.
An astounding 76 per cent of respondents found loan repayments to be effortlessly manageable, surpassing the benchmark of 65%. This achievement highlights the Advans Nigeria’s dedication to ensuring financial solutions that are sustainable and tailored to clients’ needs.
The survey also revealed the remarkable resilience and progress achieved by Advans Nigeria’s clients. Over half of the respondents (51 per cent) reported significant improvements in financial management, surpassing the benchmark of 22 per cent.
This positive trend showcases the transformative impact of Advans Nigeria’s financial education and support initiatives. Additionally, 44% experienced substantial growth in their savings, exceeding the benchmark of 14%, while 45% noted improved readiness to handle emergency expenses, surpassing the benchmark of 19%.
Speaking on these achievements, Advans Nigeria’s MD/CEO, Gaëtan Debuchy, expressed pride in the organisation’s impact and its commitment to financial inclusion, stating that, “ Advans Nigeria remains dedicated to empowering businesses and individuals in Nigeria. We invite MSMEs to experience the power of opportunity by partnering with us today. Together, we can drive progress and empower lives.”
Advans Nigeria’s success is underpinned by its innovative use of technology, which enables them to deliver financial services responsibly and sustainably to individuals and businesses nationwide.
Leveraging cutting-edge tools and platforms, Advans Nigeria ensures convenience, security, and efficiency for its clients, further enhancing the overall customer experience.