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.
- Financial services, Food and agriculture, 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:
- Kendall Court
- 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
- March 2006
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.
- Cayman Islands
Investments made by this fund
|Investment name||Country||Region||Sector||Start date||Status|
Project Glove is a firm that specialises in precision engineering in Malaysia.
|Malaysia||Rest of the World||Manufacturing||March 2007||Active|
Project Green is an alternative energy firm that specialises in biofuels in Malaysia.
|Malaysia||Rest of the World||Infrastructure||March 2007||Active|
Project Diamond is a company that manufactures lead-in wire and cold formed components for the glass diode industry, both key raw materials for diodes which are mainly used in most consumer electronics.
|China||Rest of the World||Manufacturing||October 2007||Active|
|Project Diamond II||China||Rest of the World||Manufacturing||October 2008||Active|