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DGGF in 2018: Improving access to finance for SMEs in challenging markets

With 16 new investments, DGGF track ‘intermediate financing local SMEs’ saw a substantial increase of committed capital from EUR ...

News item | 08-03-2019 | 12:09

Investisseurs & Partenaires announces the second closing of the fund I&P Afrique Entrepreneurs 2

The impact investing group Investisseurs & Partenaires, dedicated to small and medium-sized African companies, carried out the ...

News item | 12-02-2019 | 12:30

Grofin pioneers Gender Lens Investing

Grofin demonstrates the possibilities for growth through the Dutch Good Growth Fund (DGGF)’s Business Development Support. DGGF ...

News item | 08-02-2019 | 14:40

Capital 4 Development Partners announces first closing of C4D Asia Fund

Capital 4 Development Partners, a Dutch fund manager, announced today the first closing of the USD 30 million Capital 4 ...

News item | 04-02-2019 | 18:07

Zebu’s Africa Food Security Fund (a DGGF investee) reaches total fund size of USD 84 million

DGGF was part of the initial group of investors committing to the Africa Food Security Fund managed by Zebu Investment Partners. ...

News item | 24-01-2019 | 15:00

Thanks to DGGF Fairphone is striving to change the electronics industry from within

The Dutch Good Growth Fund (DGGF) has provided Dutch smartphone manufacturer Fairphone a 9-million euro ABN AMRO loan.

News item | 18-01-2019 | 11:08

DGGF releases the study on Scaling Access to Finance for Early-Stage Enterprises

The Dutch Good Growth Fund (DGGF) releases its latest report – the study on “Scaling Access to Finance for Early-Stage ...

News item | 15-01-2019 | 11:00

DGGF increases support for young entrepreneurs and youth employment in Africa

The Dutch Good Growth Fund (DGGF) - track financing local SMEs - enforces its efforts to boost opportunities for young ...

News item | 14-12-2018 | 10:26

Sawari Ventures announces completion of first venture capital fund in Egypt, Tunisia and Morocco

Sawari Ventures today announced the 35 million US dollar first closing of Sawari Ventures North Africa Fund I (SVNFI) at a press ...

News item | 10-12-2018 | 16:23

DGGF supported the release of Phase I findings from the UEEI by ANDE

The Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs (ANDE), together with the Centre for Development Alternatives, Enterprise Uganda, ...

News item | 04-12-2018 | 11:38