NEW YORK, NY, June 16, 2017 – The Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) drew more than 180 small businesses and entrepreneurs from 15 states to its Expanding Horizons small business workshop in New York City.  WorldBusiness Capital’s President & CEO, Brett N. Silvers, gave the keynote luncheon speech to the conference participants, in which he remarked that, “Since 2003, our team has made over $600 million of OPIC guaranteed loans for 83 projects sponsored by U.S. small businesses, entrepreneurs, and investment funds in 20 countries located throughout Latin America, Eastern Europe, Central and South Asia, and Africa.  These small businesses represent 20 states and have created hundreds – maybe thousands – of well-paying U.S. jobs thanks to OPIC’s support.”              

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HARTFORD, CT, May 15, 2017 – WorldBusiness Capital, Inc. (WBC) welcomes several new international lending professionals with extraordinary backgrounds to its Americas and Eurasia/Africa Lending Teams.  In addition, WBC is pleased to announce the promotion of key established executives to manage the continuing growth of the firm’s loan programs in the United States, Mexico, and overseas markets.

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NEW LONDON, CT, March 10, 2017 – WorldBusiness Capital, Inc. (WBC) announced the closing of a $6 million financing for Connecticut-based manufacturer, Sheffield Pharmaceuticals, LLC.  The loans include a $5 million, 12-year loan for business expansion and a $1 million, 15-year loan to purchase new equipment. Both WBC loans are guaranteed by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) under its Business and Industry (B&I) Guaranteed Loan Program.

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ISTANBUL, TURKEY, January 2, 2017 – WorldBusiness Capital, Inc. (WBC) announced the closing of a 10-year, $10 million commercial loan (subdivided into a $5,000,000 senior loan and a $5,000,000 subordinated loan) to Nurol Yatirim Bankasi A.S. (Nurolbank).  The loan is guaranteed by Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the U.S. Government agency that helps American businesses invest in emerging markets.  The financing will be used to support Nurolbank’s lending activities to factoring companies that service small and midsize enterprises (SME) in Turkey.

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NEW DELHI, INDIA, July 26, 2016 – WorldBusiness Capital, Inc. (WBC) was featured in a newsletter published quarterly by the U.S. Commercial Service team for SelectUSA in India. The newsletter invites subject matter experts to provide advice for Indian entrepreneurs and companies that are looking to invest and expand their business in the United States. The column, written by Rohit Choudhary, Vice President of WBC, highlights various financing options available for Indian businesses looking to enter the U.S. market. The article further suggests the preparations businesses must undertake before considering a U.S. entry.

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