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
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.
- Communications and IT Services, Financial services, Food and agriculture, Health, Infrastructure, Manufacturing, Others
- Investment type
We provide capital in three broad ways: direct equity, debt, and intermediated equity (principally through investment funds).
- Intermediated investment
- Fund manager:
- European Financing Partners
- 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
- May 2004
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|
| BAOBAB Investments SA|
BAOBAB Investments is a real estate development company owned by Tegecovi and COFIDES (the Spanish DFI) and a minority share by the Government of Senegal. The company will develop two 5 star hotels in Dakar (Senegal) which will be operated by NH Hoteles.
|Argentina||Rest of the World||Financial services||May 2007||Active|
CareWorks provides HIV/AIDS treatment and workplace programmes in South Africa
|South Africa||Africa, Southern Africa||Health||November 2007||Active|
| Precision Air|
Precision Air is a leading airline in Tanzania serving 11 domestic and three regional destinations
|Tanzania||Africa, East Africa||Manufacturing||January 2008||Active|
| Rabai Power Ltd|
Rabai Power is a 90MW heavy fuel oil fired power plant in Kenya
|Kenya||Africa, East Africa||Infrastructure||October 2008||Active|
| Maputo Private Hospital SARL|
Operates a 104 bed, private hospital in the Sommerschield borough of Maputo, Mozambique
|Mozambique||Africa, East Africa||Health||April 2009||Active|
| Equity Bank|
Equity Bank was established in 1982 as a building society to serve the unbanked and to provide products and services that economically empower its customers. Its products include a diverse range and are targeted to specific needs including SME loans, microfinance and agribusiness loans
|Kenya, Uganda||Africa, East Africa||Financial services||December 2018||Active|