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CSAF publishes its “State of the Sector 2018” Report

Drawing upon data and insights from the portfolios of 12 financial institutions, the Council on Smallholder Agricultural Finance (CSAF) published its “State of the Sector 2018” Report. Last year, Incofin Investment Management and the 11 other CSAF members collectively provided $716 million in loans to 794 agricultural SMEs around the world. This just-released “State of […]

FAF TAF is making great progress

It was a successful first half of the year for the Technical Assistance Facility of the Fairtrade Access Fund (FAF TAF), managed by Incofin Investment Management (Incofin IM). On June 27th, the FAF TAF Committee, represented by Fairtrade International and Incofin IM on behalf of the FAF Fund and its donors – KfW and FMO […]

Poverty Stoplight (Fundación Paraguaya, Manduvira)

Financial inclusion has increasingly transformed the lives of millions of entrepreneurs in developing countries. However, it is widely accepted that greater access to financial services is not a panacea for eliminating poverty.

Incofin spearheads pioneering self-regulatory initiative to prevent over-indebtedness in Cambodia

Persistently high portfolio growth, increasing average loan sizes and stagnating client numbers for the last decade have raised concerns of overheating in the Cambodian microfinance market, and whether there is an over-indebtedness crisis around the corner. Data from the Credit Bureau of Cambodia (CBC) reveals that 50% of loans disbursed in 2017 were for refinancing, […]

Incofin announces full exit of RIF II from Annapurna Finance, India

Incofin Investment Management is pleased to announce a full exit from Annapurna Finance, India with its Rural Impulse Fund II (RIF II). Together with SIDBI Venture Capital Incofin decided to fully sell a total 12,5 % holding for approximately Rs 90 crore, putting the valuation of India’s eight largest microfinance company at Rs 850 crore.

The FAF holds a “Mini-Forum for Coffee Exporting leaders” at SCA

The Fairtrade Access Fund (FAF), managed by Incofin Investment Management (Incofin IM), held a “Mini-Forum for Coffee Exporting leaders” at the Specialty Coffee Association (SCA), a half day seminar for its agricultural division clients. The Mini-Forum aimed at expanding the clients´ knowledge on some of the most important cross-cutting topics in smallholder agriculture today.

agRIF acquires IFC and DEG shares in Inecobank Armenia

Incofin Investment Management (Incofin IM) is pleased to announce that agRIF Cooperatief U.A has acquired the shares of International Finance Corporation (IFC) and Deutsche Investitions und Entwicklungsgesellschaft (DEG) in Inecobank. agRIF is managed by Incofin IM. Under the terms of the private transaction held between the aforementioned companies, currently, agRIF Cooperatief owns over 10% (10.0104%) […]

Annual Report 2017 of Incofin cvso now available

Incofin cvso announces with pleasure its new Annual Report 2017. Discover the latest updates and financial achievements of the Fund in 2017.  

Fondsen in Luxemburg: kunnen we alstublieft een sereen debat voeren?

Moeten alle investeringsfondsen die in Luxemburg gedomicilieerd zijn aan de schandpaal worden genageld? Moeten alle fondsen over dezelfde kam worden geschoren, zelfs de impactfondsen, die naast een financiële return ook en vooral meehelpen aan de globale strijd tegen armoede, ongelijkheid en klimaatverandering?

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CSAF publishes its “State of the Sector 2018” Report

Drawing upon data and insights from the portfolios of 12 financial institutions, the Council on Smallholder Agricultural Finance (CSAF) published its “State of the Sector 2018” Report. Last year, Incofin Investment Management and the 11 other CSAF members collectively provided $716 million in loans to 794 agricultural SMEs around the world. This just-released “State of […]

FAF TAF is making great progress

It was a successful first half of the year for the Technical Assistance Facility of the Fairtrade Access Fund (FAF TAF), managed by Incofin Investment Management (Incofin IM). On June 27th, the FAF TAF Committee, represented by Fairtrade International and Incofin IM on behalf of the FAF Fund and its donors – KfW and FMO […]

Poverty Stoplight (Fundación Paraguaya, Manduvira)

Financial inclusion has increasingly transformed the lives of millions of entrepreneurs in developing countries. However, it is widely accepted that greater access to financial services is not a panacea for eliminating poverty.

Incofin spearheads pioneering self-regulatory initiative to prevent over-indebtedness in Cambodia

Persistently high portfolio growth, increasing average loan sizes and stagnating client numbers for the last decade have raised concerns of overheating in the Cambodian microfinance market, and whether there is an over-indebtedness crisis around the corner. Data from the Credit Bureau of Cambodia (CBC) reveals that 50% of loans disbursed in 2017 were for refinancing, […]

Incofin announces full exit of RIF II from Annapurna Finance, India

Incofin Investment Management is pleased to announce a full exit from Annapurna Finance, India with its Rural Impulse Fund II (RIF II). Together with SIDBI Venture Capital Incofin decided to fully sell a total 12,5 % holding for approximately Rs 90 crore, putting the valuation of India’s eight largest microfinance company at Rs 850 crore.

The FAF holds a “Mini-Forum for Coffee Exporting leaders” at SCA

The Fairtrade Access Fund (FAF), managed by Incofin Investment Management (Incofin IM), held a “Mini-Forum for Coffee Exporting leaders” at the Specialty Coffee Association (SCA), a half day seminar for its agricultural division clients. The Mini-Forum aimed at expanding the clients´ knowledge on some of the most important cross-cutting topics in smallholder agriculture today.

agRIF acquires IFC and DEG shares in Inecobank Armenia

Incofin Investment Management (Incofin IM) is pleased to announce that agRIF Cooperatief U.A has acquired the shares of International Finance Corporation (IFC) and Deutsche Investitions und Entwicklungsgesellschaft (DEG) in Inecobank. agRIF is managed by Incofin IM. Under the terms of the private transaction held between the aforementioned companies, currently, agRIF Cooperatief owns over 10% (10.0104%) […]

Annual Report 2017 of Incofin cvso now available

Incofin cvso announces with pleasure its new Annual Report 2017. Discover the latest updates and financial achievements of the Fund in 2017.  

Fondsen in Luxemburg: kunnen we alstublieft een sereen debat voeren?

Moeten alle investeringsfondsen die in Luxemburg gedomicilieerd zijn aan de schandpaal worden genageld? Moeten alle fondsen over dezelfde kam worden geschoren, zelfs de impactfondsen, die naast een financiële return ook en vooral meehelpen aan de globale strijd tegen armoede, ongelijkheid en klimaatverandering?

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Value creation through inclusive progress

We are passionate about pursuing inclusive progress through our investments in emerging countries. Our aim is to create value for our investors, our partners, our portfolio companies and the lives they touch. As an AIFM licensed fund manager, we create and manage impact oriented funds, advise on fund management for third parties and facilitate capacity building via our technical assistance facilities.

 

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Headquartered in Belgium with a global network of 5 offices, we finance and support organisations in over 45 countries.

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Incofin’s biggest asset is our international team. We have a team of 45 experienced staff including more than 25 investment professionals with in-depth private equity, rural and agricultural finance expertise. Thanks to their expertise, commitment and strong relationships with the organisations in which we invest, Incofin succeeds in making a difference.

Our expertise

Equity

With more than 30 completed equity investments including a strong exit track record, we are proud to say that we have helped build and support solid institutions serving millions of clients globally.

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Debt-Finance

Risk capital is the core of Incofin’s investment activities. We have a strong track record in providing debt and quasi-equity financing to over 280 investees across emerging countries.

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Agri-Finance

We support sustainability focused producer cooperatives and agro SMEs across Latin America, Africa and Asia. Our balanced portfolio of 50+ clients not only serves local food chain systems, but also promotes global food demands for exported products.

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Technical Assistance

We work with a well-established network of service providers to ensure our clients get the right expertise and support. We continuously monitor the development of our projects, evaluate the results and measure the impact for investees and for end customers.

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