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Good Practice Note on ‘Managing labour risks and opportunities of platform work’

SIFEM commissioned the guidance on ‘Managing labour risks and opportunities of platform work’ together with British International Investment (BII) and…

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SIFEM invests USD 15 million in SMEs in Ukraine and neighbouring Moldova

SIFEM invests USD 15 million in the Horizon Capital Growth Fund IV which provides financing to fast-growing tech and export-oriented medium-sized…

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SIFEM awards new Business Services Management Mandate, commencing 1 September 2022

The Board of the Swiss Investment Fund for Emerging Markets (SIFEM) has decided to award SIFEM’s future Business Services Management mandate to Tameo…

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SIFEM – Investing in Sustainable Development, edition 2021/22

The latest SIFEM Impact Report takes a specific look at the social impact of the COVID-19 crisis, looking first at the global effects of the crisis in…

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Positive operating result for SIFEM in 2021 – and new investment cooperation with SDC

In 2021, the Swiss Investment Fund for Emerging Markets (SIFEM) committed a total of USD 84 million to seven new investments and concluded the year…

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DFIs Pledge to Enhance Collaboration in Support of Infrastructure Development

The leaders of more than 15 Development Finance Institutions (DFIs) gathered today to affirm their commitment to transparent and sustainable private…

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SIFEM SUPPORTS BETTER ACCESS TO GOODS AND SERVICES FOR INDIA’S MOST VULNERABLE

SIFEM invests USD 15 million in the Aavishkaar India Fund VI, which is managed Aavishkaar Capital, a leading fund manager with a strong track record…

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SIFEM AWARDS NEW PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT MANDATE, COMMENCING 1 SEPTEMBER 2022

The Board of the Swiss Investment Fund for Emerging Markets (SIFEM) has decided, based on the result of an open procurement procedure conducted in…

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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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