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SIFEM INVESTS USD 10 MILLION IN FINTECH IN AFRICA AND ASIA

The COVID-19 pandemic and its ensuing economic uncertainty have negatively affected investments in the fintech sector and access to funding has become…

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SIFEM SUPPORTS BUSINESSES IN TAJIKISTAN

IMON International is Tajikistan’s largest deposit-taking microfinance institution and the country’s fourth largest financial institution. IMON was…

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First SIFEM investment in Nepal – and first cooperation between SIFEM and SDC

The Swiss Investment Fund for Emerging Markets (SIFEM) made its first investment in Nepal, a focus country of Switzerland’s development cooperation.…

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Video message on the procurement of services from SIFEM Chairman Jörg Frieden

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SIFEM launches a procurement process for portfolio management and business management services

The Swiss Investment Fund for Emerging Markets (SIFEM) has today launched a procurement process for portfolio and business management services. Each…

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SIFEM SUPPORTS AFRICAN PRODUCER OF COVID-19 VACCINES

At present, only about one per cent of vaccines which are desperately needed in Africa are manufactured on the continent. For this reason, a financing…

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SIFEM EXPLAINED – A NEW VIDEO EXPLAINS SIFEM’S ROLE AND MISSION ON THE OCCASION OF ITS 10-YEAR ANNIVERSARY

The Swiss Investment Fund for Emerging Markets (SIFEM) is the Swiss Development Finance Institution (DFI). It is owned by the Swiss Government and is…

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BETTER ACCESS TO CLEAN ENERGY IN AFRICA – SIFEM INVESTS USD 10 MILLION IN FUND FOCUSED ON RENEWABLE ENERGY

The Swiss Investment Fund for Emerging Markets (SIFEM) has invested USD 10 million in Metier Sustainable Capital Fund II. The Fund will be focused on…

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SIFEM SUPPORTS THE TACKLING OF THE CREDIT GAP FOR BUSINESSES IN AFRICA – AND INVESTS IN A PAN-AFRICAN FUND

The Swiss Investment Fund for Emerging Markets (SIFEM) has made a commitment to Vantage Mezzanine Fund IV, a Pan-African mezzanine fund which was set…

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SIFEM invests USD 15 million in regional fund to support growth in Southeast Asia

The Swiss Investment Fund for Emerging Markets (SIFEM) has invested USD 15 million in the Navis VIII Cambodia Laos Myanmar Vietnam (CLMV) Sub-Fund.…

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