AAF is a microfinance investment fund established in 2010 to reduce poverty and promote financial inclusion in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Codipsa has provided a sustainable manioc market and agricultural assistance to smallholder farmers in Paraguay since 1998.
CODIPSA is currently the largest producer of starch in Paraguay, with a production capacity of 60,000 tonnes per year across four plants. It supplies most of the starch consumed in the country, and exports its product around the world.
ImpactAssets is a nonprofit financial services firm that increases the flow of capital into investments that deliver financial, social and environmental returns.
MicroVest provides capital to financial institutions that serve the working poor near the base of the pyramid. (In economics, "base of the pyramid" refers to the largest but poorest socio-economic group – the 2.5 billion people who live on less than $2.50 per day.)
Tree Global Ghana (TGG) is a subsidiary of Tree Global Inc., an international firm specializing in the production of high-quality tree seedlings using innovative growing methods. TGG is establishing production nurseries with an initial total capacity of more than 4 million seedlings per year.
Tumu Cooperative Credit Union provides microfinance loans in rural areas of Ghana. In additional to having a well-established presence in the region, Tumu has a proven track record of facilitating loans to farmers. Tumu runs efficient and profitable operations, with a high potential to grow to improve their services and reach out to more clients.
Zoona Transactions International serves more than 20,000 customers with cell-phone based money transfer, payment and voucher services.
Business Partners International
A group of international investors – including MEDA – have partnered to establish the US$30 million investment company Business Partners International East Africa (BPI EA), which will provide funding and support for SMEs in a number of sectors in the region.
One of the key microfinance providers in Tajikistan, IMON aims for improved quality of life for its 55,000 clients, 70% of whom live in isolated rural areas.
MiCrédito in Nicaragua is one of the country's top 10 microfinance institutions (MFIs), providing financial services to 4,500 clients with small businesses.
Mountain Lion Agriculture is a rice processing company in Sierra Leone that operates a rice processing mill (par boil, dry, mill, package) facility, a 100-hectare seed and grain rice farm.
Treetops Capital Agribusiness Fund (Treetops) was launched in 2012 to invest in Romanian agribusiness opportunities that would benefit from EU grants and low cost debt funding.
WWB Capital Partners (formerly ISIS Fund) aims to increase access to financial services for low-income women in developing countries through its investments in microfinance institutions.