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.
- Business services, Communications and IT Services, Food and agriculture, Health, Infrastructure, Manufacturing, Other consumer services
- Investment type
We provide capital in three broad ways: direct equity, debt, and intermediated equity (principally through investment funds).
- Intermediated investment
- Fund manager:
- Legend Holdings
- 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
- April 2008
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|
Coremax Group Ltd
Coremax provides e-commerce software as a service company. It helps customers to create their own e-commerce website by providing them with the software and maintenance of the daily technical operations.
|China||Rest of the World||Communications and IT Services||December 2008||Active|
Dianji Holdings Limited
Beijing Dianji Technology provides an open source collaborative platform based on P2P and content delivery networks (CDN) technology to improve performance and scalability.
|China||Rest of the World||Communications and IT Services||March 2009||Active|
PPA Media is a direct marketing media company delivering magazines with goods advertisements to targeted consumers.
|China||Rest of the World||Other consumer services||June 2009||Active|
Joint Star Ltd (Mbaobao)
Mbaobao sells women s fashion handbags and accessories online through its direct website.
|China||Rest of the World||Other consumer services||October 2009||Active|
Beijing 21Cake Food Co Ltd
Beijing 21Cake Food is an e-commerce company that provides fresh, healthy and high quality European style cakes through its delivery service.
|China||Rest of the World||Food and agriculture||October 2010||Active|
MBB K.K sells women’s fashion handbags and accessories online through its direct sales website (www.mbaobao.com) and China s top online auction platform Taobao.com. It offers more than 1,400 bag products.
|China||Rest of the World||Manufacturing||December 2010||Active|
eedoo Holding Limited
Eedoo is a video game research and development company with integrated body movement recognition technology, online interaction technology and cloud computing software.
|China||Rest of the World||Communications and IT Services||March 2011||Active|
CTMG Technology Limited
CTMG is a leading mobile internet reading platform provided founded in 2007. It owns more than 1,000 periodicals in many categories including news, commerce and finance, sports and health, lifestyle and entertainment.
|China||Rest of the World||Communications and IT Services||April 2011||Active|
Wiselinc Technologies Incorporation
Wiselinc s core business is location based gaming.
|China||Rest of the World||Communications and IT Services||June 2011||Active|
Xiamen Sporting Clothing Co Ltd
Xiamen s core business is Sportica Clothing, which sells young men s casual fashion wear on Taobao.com.
|China||Rest of the World||Other consumer services||July 2011||Active|
Wiyun is building a mobile game SNS platform and a mobile ad platform. WiGame enables mobile games to easily build up their own user communities.
|China||Rest of the World||Communications and IT Services||November 2011||Active|
Tengchuang Technology (Easemart)
Tengchuang retails PCs, accessories, digital wares and provides IT services through its independent stores in China.
|China||Rest of the World||Food and agriculture||November 2011||Active|