29 Jul 2019
PIDG company EAIF lends €28 million to Azito Energie's power plant expansion in Cote D'Ivoire
Power plant will benefit up to 4.9 million people, provide low-cost base load power, displacing older less efficient equipment. A competitive tariff pricing is moving the region towards OECD norms.
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
30 May 2019
EAIF announces first ever transaction in Guinea
PIDG company the Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund invests US$40 million in Guinea Expanded rail and port facilities will drive economic growth in one of Africa’s poorest nations
30 May 2019
R20 Austrian World Summit
Emilio Cattaneo, Executive Director, EAIF, participated in a panel on Blended Finance at the R20 Austrian World Summit on Climate Change in Vienna
29 May 2019
2018 Annual Review
Today PIDG publishes its 2018 Annual Review, reflecting on the successful delivery of innovative solutions across our key sectors and markets.
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.
15 May 2019
AFSIC 2019, London
African Financial Services Industry Conference (AFSIC) hears EAIF's Emilio Cattaneo say changes needed if Africa is to grow its energy infrastructure stock.
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
20 Mar 2019
PIDG announces the appointment of a Non-Executive Director and a Committee Member
PIDG announces the appointments of Rachel English and Peter Kennedy, who bring extensive infrastructure and financial experience in the private and public sectors across Africa and Asia.
08 Mar 2019
PIDG progresses its Gender Ambition Framework
Working with ICED, PIDG is examining methods of creating greater development impacts for women and girls.
06 Feb 2019
PIDG plays a pathfinder role at the frontier to enable development impact and unlock the doors of infrastructure to private investment
PIDG has launched its Five-Year Strategic Plan.
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.