The Agri-Business Capital Fund (ABC Fund) has made its first investment. The ABC Fund, managed by Bamboo Capital Partners, in partnership with Injaro Investments, has invested in a cocoa cooperative based in Côte d’Ivoire – Socak Katana. This investment will help the cocoa farmers secure market access and revenue.
Bamboo Capital Partners has secured additional investment following a successful funding round as part of its continued drive for scale. The proceeds will be used to finance the business as it continues to scale.
Bamboo Capital Partners has successfully exited its indirect stake in one of the leading microfinance banks in Nigeria, Accion Microfinance Bank. Bamboo’s stake in Accion Microfinance Bank will now be held by global nonprofit and financial inclusion pioneer Accion. Accion MfB strives to economically empower micro-entrepreneurs and low-income earners by providing financial services in a […]
Bamboo Capital Partners has appointed Kim-Andrée Potvin as Partner and Head of Operations to further strengthen the senior management team. Kim-Andrée arrives at Bamboo with over 20 years of C-level experience in asset management, private banking and fund administration services.
A coalition of private and public sector organisations, including United Nations entities, non-governmental organisations and a private equity firm today announces the launch of SDG500 – a new investment platform to help achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). This USD$500 million investment platform is the first-of-its-kind dedicated to helping achieve the SDGs. SDG500 will offer […]
Bamboo Capital Partners recognised in the ImpactAssets IA 50 Impact Investment Fund Manager Showcase
Bamboo Capital Partners has been selected for the prestigious ImpactAssets 50 2020 (“IA 50”) showcase. This is the ninth consecutive time that Bamboo has been included in the IA 50, underlining the firm’s commitment to impact investing.
The Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN) recently published research which revealed that global impact assets under management topped $502 billion in 2018. It is further proof, if we needed any, of the exponential growth of impact investing in recent years, with new entrants both small and large coming to market.
All of us at Bamboo Capital Partners wish to extend our heartfelt thoughts and appreciation to our dedicated staff members, partner institutions, and investees worldwide who are working hard every day to serve low-income and vulnerable populations. We admire your commitment and we are more committed than ever to managing the disruption alongside you.
The International Trade Centre, CARE Enterprises and Bamboo Capital Partners join forces to boost gender equality with the CARE-SheTrades Impact Fund
The International Trade Center, CARE Enterprises and Bamboo Capital Partners have joined forces in their mission to help achieve gender equality with the CARE-SheTrades Fund. The Fund was launched in June 2018 by Bamboo and CARE to drive progress towards gender justice in South and Southeast Asia. The ITC, a joint agency of the World […]