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.
- Rest of the World
For funds, the countries listed here are those the fund has invested in so far.
- Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Mexico
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.
- Business services, Education, Financial services, Health, Infrastructure, Other consumer services
- Investment type
We provide capital in three broad ways: direct equity, debt, and intermediated equity (principally through investment funds).
- Intermediated investment
- Fund manager:
- Advent International Corporation
- 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 2007
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|
| Grupo Gayosso SA de CV|
Grupo Gayosso is a provider of funeral services in Mexico.
|Mexico||Rest of the World||Other consumer services||October 2007||Active|
| International Meal Company Ltd. /Viena Group|
International Meal Company is a leading quick casual and casual dining restaurant in Brazil.
|Brazil||Rest of the World||Other consumer services||November 2007||Active|
| Lojas Quero-Quero SA|
Lojas Quero-Quero is a regional retailer in Southern Brazil, operating in home-improvement, credit cards and consumer finance.
|Brazil||Rest of the World||Other consumer services||September 2008||Active|
| Biotoscana Farma S.A.|
Biotoscana Farma is a pharmaceutical distributor in Colombia with operations in four Latin American countries.
|Colombia||Rest of the World||Health||November 2011||Active|