Original disclosure @ EIB website
Updated in EWS Jun 10, 2018
Disclosed by Bank Apr 16, 2018
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According to EIB website, the proposed operation concerns an equity participation of up to USD 35 million (EUR 29.5 million) in the APIS Growth Fund II, a private equity fund planning to make equity and quasi-equity investments in private sector enterprises active in the financial sector and related market infrastructure (payment gateways, switches, payment platforms, etc.) in Africa and Asia.
The bank will ensure that the project meets the social and environmental standards of the EIB.
No contact information provided at the time of disclosure.
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