Original disclosure @ EIB website
Updated in EWS Feb 27, 2019
Disclosed by Bank Feb 18, 2019
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According to EIB's project disclosure information, the proposed operation concerns an equity participation of up to USD 35.5m in LeapFrog Emerging Consumer Fund III, a private equity fund planning to make equity growth investments into SMEs and Midcaps active in the financial and, to a lesser extent, healthcare sectors in Africa and developing Asia.
Through its renewed participation in the fund, EIB will support and crowd in new and returning private investors, allowing the fund reach its target size and realize its full envisaged impact. The Fund will provide equity financing to high growth innovative companies active in the financial services and healthcare sectors serving emerging consumers in Africa and Asia.
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