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£397m investments in developing countries in 2012
$4.2bn direct taxes paid by CDC-backed companies in the last reporting year
1,250 portfolio companies in 77 developing countries
£252m third party capital mobilised in 2012
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14 May 2013
CDC has appointed Ayaan Adam as the new Managing Director for its Africa funds team
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CDC, the UK's development finance institution, is today announcing that it is selling a portion of its...
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At the end of 2012 CDC had total assets of £2.8bn including investments in 1,250 portfolio companies in 77 developing countries through 84 fund managers.
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