SIDI’s Annual Report 2021 is on line ! This year 2021 was still very much marked by the effects of the Covid19 pandemic, but let us salute the commitment of everyone who has enabled SIDI to pursue its mission as a social investor in the service of the financial and economic inclusion of populations excluded from conventional financial systems.
SIDI is pleased to announce the launch of the new FEFISOL II fund, dedicated to financing African rural microfinance institutions and African agricultural entities sourcing from small-holder farmers, with a first closing of 22.5 million euros and a technical support envelope of 1 million euros. The FEFISOL II Fund is designed to respond to the crucial issues of financing vulnerable populations in
Today, ACEP Burkina is the second largest microfinance institution (MFI) in Burkina Faso by portfolio size and outreach: more than 32,000 active clients, 23% of whom are women, and over 15,000 borrowers. It focuses mainly on micro, small and medium-sized enterprises. With this acquisition, SIDI wishes to strengthen its commitment to the development of inclusive finance in Africa and more
[PR] The European Investment Bank grants a €5 million support to FEFISOL II for the financing of the agricultural sector in Africa Following the success of FEFISOL, the first impact fund dedicated to the rural world in Africa, which closed in 2021, its two founders, SIDI and Alterfin, have been actively working on the