Private Infrastructure Development Group (PIDG) company, the Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund (EAIF or The Fund), today announced that Moody’s has assigned EAIF a foreign currency long-term issuer rating of A2 with a stable outlook. EAIF mobilises public and private debt capital to deliver transformative infrastructure in sub-Saharan Africa. Since its establishment in 2001, up to… Read more »
The Private Infrastructure Development Group’s (PIDG) Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund (EAIF) is providing a US$10.6 million loan over 17.0 years to Serengeti Energy, the developer of the Nyamwamba ll 7.8MW run-of-the-river hydroelectricity plant in the Kasese District of Western Uganda. A 20-year Power Purchase Agreement will see all the energy produced by the plant sent to… Read more »
PIDG’s Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund anchors US$420 million bond issue by telco founded and grown in Africa
Private Infrastructure Development Group (PIDG) company, the Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund (EAIF) was an anchor investor in a successful bond issue by African telecommunications and digital company Axian Telecom that raised US$420 million. EAIF has invested US$20 million in the bond, scaled back from an original commitment of up to US$40 million, following strong private… Read more »
EAIF has now supported green electricity generation in nine countries.