This investment was made when British International Investment was named CDC Group. It was also 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.
- 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 SA
- Start date
For direct investments, this is the date British International Investment committed capital to the business or project.
For funds, this is the date that British International Investment committed capital to the fund.
For underlying fund investments, this is the date that the fund invested capital into the business.e
- December 2010
For direct investments, this is the total amount that British International Investment has committed to the business or project (it may be a combination of equity and debt).
For funds, this is the total amount that British International Investment 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|
Mongolia Wind is a 50 megawatt greenfield projected located 70km southeast of Ulaanbaatar and is the country's first wind park and the second renewable energy project in a country which is 96% dependent on fossil fuels.
|Mongolia||Rest of the World||Infrastructure||April 2012||Active|
Eolos is a 27 megawatt wind power plant located in Senköy, in the Hatay province of southern Turkey.
|Turkey||Rest of the World||Infrastructure||July 2012||Active|
Reliance Power owns a 100 megawatt concentrated solar power project in the state of Rajasthan in India. It will provide clean energy to India and support the diversification of its energy system.
|India||South Asia||Infrastructure||July 2012||Active|
Takoradi International Company Limited (TICO)
Takoradi International Company Limited is the owner of the Takoradi 2 power plant located near the town of Aboadze, just east of Takoradi in Western Ghana. It is a 220 megawatt simple cycle power plant and the project will provide additional electrical energy without needing any additional fuel.
|Ghana||Africa, West Africa||Infrastructure||December 2012||Active|
|Azito Energie SA||Cote d'Ivoire||Africa, West Africa||Infrastructure||March 2013||Active|
Vientos de Electrotecnia (VESA) is a 50 megawatt wind farm and associated interconnectdion infrastructure in San Marcos de Colon in Honduras.
|Honduras||Rest of the World||Infrastructure||December 2013||Active|
Project Lake Turkana
Project Lake Turkana is a 310 megawatt wind farm located 12 km east of Lake Turkana in the Great Rift Valley of Kenya (500 km north of Nairobi). The electricity will be generated from 365 Vestas turbines and fed into Kenya's national grid.
|Kenya||Africa, East Africa||Infrastructure||December 2014||Active|
Mpanga is a hydro-electric power plant operating in Uganda since 2011.
|Uganda||Africa, East Africa||Infrastructure||October 2015||Active|
|TBCC||Pakistan||South Asia||Infrastructure||June 2017||Active|