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.
- Africa, Southern Africa
For funds, the countries listed here are those the fund has invested in so far.
- South Africa
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, Health, 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:
- Medu Capital
- 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 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.
- South Africa
Investments made by this fund
|Investment name||Country||Region||Sector||Start date||Status|
| Copper Tubing Africa Ltd|
Copper Tubing Africa manufactures copper tube in Gauteng, South Africa. It supplies copper tubing and related plumbing fittings and accessories to the plumbing, sanitary ware and industrial industries throughout southern Africa.
|South Africa||Africa, Southern Africa||Manufacturing||February 2008||Active|
| South African Roll Company Ltd|
South African Roll company is a manufacturer of rolls used in steel manufacturing industry.
|South Africa||Africa, Southern Africa||Manufacturing||November 2008||Active|
| Wekaba Engineering (Proprietary) Limited|
Wekaba Engineering is a manufacturer of engineering components for the mining, construction, hydraulic and industrial markets. The company supplies tendon roof support components and systems to the mining and construction sectors.
|South Africa||Africa, Southern Africa||Manufacturing||November 2012||Active|