02 Jul 2019
Swiss-African Business Circle, 7th Annual Africa Business Day
PIDG CEO, Philippe Valahu, CEO, gave a keynote speech at the Africa Business Day in Zug, Switzerland
20 May 2019
Blended Finance Collaboration workshop, UKEF, PIDG and CDC
UK Export Finance (UKEF), PIDG and CDC held an all-day workshop on Friday, 17th May to improve the understanding of each organisation’s scope, to identify areas for collaboration.
30 Apr 2019
GuarantCo launches Study of Bangladesh Bond Market at Local Capital Market Infrastructure Financing Conference in Dhaka
Playing a pro-active role in the development of a bond market in Bangladesh
19 Dec 2018
Gabon Special Economic Zone issues first tranche of XAF 33 billion corporate bond programme
GuarantCo has credit enhanced the first XAF 14.3 billion (USD 24.7 million) tranche of a total XAF 33 billion (USD 57 million) corporate bond programme.
27 Nov 2018
Sindicatum Renewable Energy lists INR and PHP Green Bonds
GuarantCo-guaranteed Green Bonds to finance renewable energy projects in India and the Philippines.
23 Nov 2018
Quantum Terminals Group lists GHS 45 million bond to support LPG storage in Ghana
First local currency corporate bond from Ghana and West Africa to list on the London Stock Exchange.
31 Oct 2018
Second tranche of Mixta Nigeria NGN 7.5 billion bond programme issued
Refinancing of shorter-term expensive local debt into longer tenured instruments will secure development of 5,000 affordable houses.
31 Oct 2018
25% electricity boost for Mali as €122 million power station opens
Project demonstrates value of PIDG companies’ collaborative blended finance approach.
30 Oct 2018
The Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund and GuarantCo support €78m Akuo Kita solar power plant
PIDG’s second project in Mali will power equivalent of over 91,000 homes a year.
10 Aug 2018
GuarantCo guarantees USD 60M in local currency Green Bonds
Bonds will support Sindicatum Renewables to support solar and wind projects in India and the Philippines.
02 Jul 2018
GuarantCo guarantees Vietnamese corporate bond in local currency
Seven-year guarantee of VND 660 billion bond will support Vietnamese affordable housing developer.
08 Jun 2018
TAF and GuarantCo support work to provide cheaper power in Kenya
Adoption of Local Currency Power Purchase Agreements could reduce costs for end users.