• Replenishment of EUROPEAN FINANCING PARTNERS

  • 08 December 2010
  • Category: Press release
  • The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the European Development Finance Institutions (EDFI) today replenished the co-financed facility EUROPEAN FINANCING PARTNERS with €225 million to finance private sector investments in Africa, the Caribbean and the Pacific.

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  • Newsletter 16 - October 2010

  • 30 September 2010
  • Category: Newsletters
  • Nordic DFIs: Investing for Development, Bio announces first SME investment in Peru, DEG finances health insurance company in Mexico, SBI-BMI Helps IBA To Expand Its Radiopharmaceutical Distribution Network In Asia, DEG finances submarine cable to West Africa, DEG promotes private sector in Africa, FMO: Ameriabank CJSC sets example with implementation of ESMS system, FMO: Semi-annual results, FMO provides scarce private equity for clean technology in Mekong region, PROPARCO: Local currency funding for a mobile phone network in Chad, SWEDFUND visits Ethiopia, COFIDES: First Investment Project In Panama, COFIDES Provides Financial Support To 12 Projects In The First Half Of 2010, COFIDES: New Investment Financing Facilities For Private Projects In ICT, Renewable Energy And Infrastructure

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  • The Growing Role of DFIs in International Development Policy

  • 08 July 2010
  • Category: EDFI
  • As contribution to the discussion about the bilateral DFI's involvement in private sector development, the EDFI members have in July 2010 launched a new consultancy report as a follow-up to the report of the Nordic DFIs, published in Stockholm in October 2009. The new report covers the activities of all 15 EDFI members.

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  • Newsletter 15 - June 2010

  • 01 June 2010
  • Category: Newsletters
  • PROPARCO: A strong growth of the activity for the fourth consecutive year;  COFIDES: Electric Power Transmission in Brazil. Sistema Azud Locates in India with COFIDES financing; IFU investments in developing countries reach an all-time high; DEG: Modern pharmaceutical production plant in Cameroon; FMO’s 40th anniversary; FMO’s Annual Results 2009; FMO signs several cooperation agreements; AFD, EIB and EDFI members agree to establish a Climate Change Facility; BMI-SBI: Eden Chocolates in Suzhou;

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  • Newsletter 14 - March 2010

  • 18 March 2010
  • Category: Newsletters
  • BIO commits EUR 6 million to Asian Renewable Energy Fund, FMO’s 40th Anniversary, FMO Invests in Indian Slum Rehabilitation, FMO signs MOU for enhanced Partnership in Africa, DEG participates in Indonesian life assurance company, Schwenk company to open cement works in Africa,  DEG—New business 2009, DEG: new business in Africa at record high, OeEB: Funding infrastructure investmens in Latin America and the Caribbean, COFIDES: ISOLUX-CORSAN Expands the Indian North-South corridor, Esteve Quimica Expands in China, COFIDES reaches record in approvals and portfolio, PROPARCO: 4th issue of Private Sector and Development, CDC makes first DFI investment in Sierra Leone, FINNFUND’s new Director for Admnistration.

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  • Newsletter 13 - December 2009

  • 15 December 2009
  • Category: Newsletters
  • Norfund signs agreement on the establishment of East Africa 1st venture capital fund, measuring the development effects of CDD's investment, FMO introduces e-learning toolkit for MFIs, Africa: the growth continent for private equity, Cofides in Chile and Peru, Proparco: Third issue of private sector and development, the growing role of DFIs in international development policy, AA+ rating for OeEb, OeEB receives award for sustainability reporting, EDFI members endorse ILPA private equity principles.

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  • The growing role of the DFIs in International Development Policy

  • 26 October 2009
  • Category: EDFI
  • As contribution to the discussion about the bilateral DFI's involvement in private sector development, the Nordic DFIs launched a report in Stockholm on October 23.

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  • Newsletter 12 - September 2009

  • 30 September 2009
  • Category: Newsletters
  • Norfund Diversified its energy portfolio, COFIDES Acts to enhance SMEs, Improving water supply in Amman, Proparco’s new magazine,  PRECAS concrete element producer rides building boom to India,  Improving Ghanian access to mobile telecommunications, FMO disburses a US$ 20 million loan to Grupo Supervielle (AR), FMO releases restyled Upsides Magazine, FMO’s Ceo comments on semi-annual accounts, New IFU office in Ghana, Development finance institutions in demand in times of crises, DEG promotes production of basic food in Zambia, COFIDES strengthens support to SMEs during the crisis, appointments and news.

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  • Newsletter 11 - July 2009

  • 01 July 2009
  • Category: Newsletters
  • EFP Replenishment,  Swedfund & Jacobi carbons invest in India, Cofides New India Facility, Finnfund recent investment in India , Mandatory HIV/Aids education for Swedfund’s staff,  OeEb looking back on a successful 1st year,  FMO supports the first African biogas program, Swedfund invests in environmental friendly yarn manufacturing in India, DEG launches 100-million-euro initiative “AgroAfrica”, EDFI members sign declaration on principles for responsible financing at the EDFI AGM in Cologne on May 7, EDFI cup & new appointment by FMO.

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  • Principles on responsible financing

  • 07 May 2009
  • Category: Press release
  • EDFI members sign a declaration on Principles on responsible financing.

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