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20 October 2021
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Impact Investment, Market moves

EQT seeks €4bn for Polman-advised impact-driven fund

Swedish private equity firm EQT is looking to raise €4 billion ($4.6 billion) for a fund aiming to create a positive environmental and social impact at its portfolio...

18 August 2021
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Mining

AVZ nears all permits for Manono project in DRC

AVZ Minerals is only weeks away from receiving all permits and licences required before making a final investment decision for the development of Manono Lithium and Tin...

02 August 2021
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Healthcare, Water

COFIDES takes a piece of Bosa Hospital PPP

COFIDES is joining Grupo Ortiz in the design, construction, provision and maintenance of the €77 million 215-bed Bosa Hospital PPP project in Colombia. COFIDES will...

22 July 2021
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Impact Investment

Sieberts Investment Impact Fund makes new hire

SWS Capital – an affiliate of Siebert Williams Shank & Co – has appointed Shannon Smith as a financial analyst and impact investor in Detroit for its...

21 July 2021
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Covid-19

CDB and EIB up vaccine support for Caribbean

Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) has signed a €30 million agreement with the EIB that will assist borrowing member countries to procure vaccines and other...

14 July 2021

EIB guarantees CDP recovery lending programme

Cassa Depositi e Prestiti (CDP) and the EIB have signed a guarantee agreement, under the framework of the European Guarantee Fund (EGF), to support access to credit for...

05 July 2021
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Impact Investment, SMEs

Egypt's Maxab closes on new impact funding round

Cairo-headquartered B2B e-commerce platform Maxab has raised $40 million in a Series A round led by RMBV, a North Africa-focused impact investor. The deal also included...

22 June 2021

MSMEs boosted by $100m DFC and CABEI credit line

The Central American Bank for Economic Integration and the US International Development Finance Corporation have committed a new $100 million credit line to provide...

03 June 2021
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Transport

CABEI finances new road access to Tegucigalpa

The Central American Bank for Economic Integration (CABEI) is financing a project to improve access to Tegucigalpa, the capital city of Honduras.CABEI is providing $44.2...

21 May 2021
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Transport

World Bank funds regional connectivity project in Azerbaijan

A new $65 million loan to Azerbaijan to finance the Regional Connectivity and Development Project has been approved by the World Bank.The project will provide safe,...

29 April 2021
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Impact Investment

BlackRock launches world ESG insights equity fund

BlackRock has launched a fund designed to simplify environmental, social, and governance investing through a focus on factors that demonstrate materiality for...

25 March 2021
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Covid-19

Germany wants to extend KfW’s special virus aid program

Germany’s federal government wants to increase a special coronavirus aid program for companies and extend it until the end of the year, according to reports.The...

18 March 2021

ADB Ventures announces its first investments

The Asian Development Bank’s new venture arm, ADB Ventures, has announced its first investments.India-based electric vehicle manufacturer and fleet operator Euler...

18 March 2021

NIB participates in Maxima’s inaugural commercial paper issuance

The Nordic Investment Bank has invested in Lithuanian food retailer’s Maxima Grupė inaugural commercial paper (CP) issuance. This is NIB’s first participation...

05 March 2021
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Transport

Safran signs €500m innovative research loan with EIB

The European Investment Bank has given French aerospace group Safran a €500 million credit line to finance its research into innovative propulsion systems for the...

02 March 2021

Sixt redeems loan concluded with KfW participation

German car rental company Sixt has signed a long-term syndicated loan for €750 million. The new revolving credit line replaces the previously unused...

26 January 2021
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Healthcare

CABEI agrees $500m financing for Costa Rican hospitals project

The Central American Bank for Economic Integration (CABEI) has approved the second largest financing in its history - a $500 million hospitals project in Costa Rica.The...

20 January 2021
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Mining, Oil & gas, Renewables

Project launched to define role of finance in South Africa and India’s ‘just transitions’

A new multi-partner initiative has been launched with the aim of defining the role that finance can and should play in supporting both South Africa and India’s...

04 January 2021
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Renewables

Albania to launch tender for first wind power plants

Albania's government has annouced plans to launch the first tender for the construction of utility-scale on-shore wind power plants.The tender, expected to be...

15 December 2020

CABEI invests in Infrastructure Fund for the Development of Central America

The Central American Bank for Economic Integration (CABEI) is invest up to $50 million in the "Private Capital Fund for Infrastructure Development in Central America...