This investment was made under a previous strategy. We disclose information on all our current investments, but narrative information on our pre-2012 investments, when we introduced a new strategy, may be limited.
Since 2012, we’ve only invested in Africa and South Asia. Investments outside these regions are from our pre-2012 portfolio.
- South Asia
We have seven priority sectors. However, we continue to invest outside these sectors, largely in the most challenging regions, as new investment supporting any sector helps to underpin the private sector, and create jobs and livelihoods for people. For funds, the sectors listed here are those the fund has invested in so far.
- Food and agriculture, Manufacturing
- Investment type
We provide capital in three broad ways: direct equity, debt, and intermediated equity (principally through investment funds).
- Intermediated investment
- Fund manager:
- Rabo Equity Advisors
- Start date
For direct investments, this is the date CDC committed capital to the business or project.
For funds, this is the date that CDC committed capital to the fund.
For underlying fund investments, this is the date that the fund invested capital into the business.e
- June 2009
For direct investments, this is the total amount that CDC has committed to the business or project (it may be a combination of equity and debt).
For funds, this is the total amount that CDC has committed to the fund.
This is the investee company’s place of incorporation; or a fund’s jurisdiction.
Investments made by this fund
|Investment name||Country||Region||Sector||Start date||Status|
| LT Foods Ltd|
LT Foods is involved in milling, processing rice and rice based food products in India.
|India||South Asia||Food and agriculture||November 2009||Active|
| Daawat Foods Ltd|
Daawat Foods specialises in milling and processing rice and manufacturing rice-based food products in India.
|India||South Asia||Food and agriculture||December 2009||Active|
| Vacmet India Ltd|
Vacmet India is engaged in the manufacturing of packaging materials, primarily catering to the food sector.
|India||South Asia||Manufacturing||August 2010||Active|
| Prabhat Dairy Private Ltd|
Prabhat Dairy Private Ltd is engaged in manufacturing, marketing and distribution of milk and milk products under its own brands.
|India||South Asia||Food and agriculture||September 2012||Active|
| Beloor Bayir Biotech Ltd|
Beloor Bayir Biotech is an Indian group which makes food and dietary supplements, botanical extracts as well as nutraceutical formulations. It has eight plants in and around Bangalore.
|India||South Asia||Food and agriculture||March 2014||Active|