SBM Holdings

Mauritius Financial services

SBM Holdings Ltd is the second largest company listed on the Stock Exchange of Mauritius and serves individual customers as well as small and middle market businesses with a full range of banking and financial services.

We are invested in SBM Holdings through Shorecap II, which is managed by Equator Capital Partners. For further information on the fund, the fund manager, and the expected impact of the fund’s investment, click here.

Key facts

Status:
Active
Region

Since 2012, we’ve only invested in Africa and South Asia. Investments outside these regions are from our pre-2012 portfolio.

:
Africa, East Africa
Countries:
Mauritius
Sector

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.

:
Financial services
Investment type

We provide capital in three broad ways: direct equity, debt, and intermediated equity (principally through investment funds).

:
Intermediated investment
Fund:
Shorecap II
Fund Manager:
Equator Capital 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

:
October 2014
Domicile

This is the investee company’s place of incorporation; or a fund’s jurisdiction.

:
Mauritius