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PG Impact Investments collaborates with market leader to promote inclusive growth across Africa and Asia
PG Impact Investments, a global impact investment firm, has recently invested in Apis Growth Fund II, L.P. ("Apis II"), an emerging market-focused private equity vehicle managed by Apis Partners LLP ("Apis Partners"). Apis II will invest in growth-stage companies engaged in financial services and related business services, specifically in the sectors of payments, credit and [...]
We are pleased to present you with PG Impact Investments' first Annual Impact Report. PG Impact Investments was founded in 2015 with the belief that private investment, innovation and entrepreneurial talent can provide solutions to the pressing social and environmental challenges facing our society. Since then, impact investing has become more relevant than ever, especially [...]
PG Impact Investments has made an equity investment in NeoGrowth, India’s leading digital inclusive financial lender.
PG Impact Investments, a global impact investment firm, has made an equity investment in NeoGrowth, India's leading digital inclusive financial lender. In partnership with Leapfrog Investments and other co-investors, PG Impact Investments will support the company's innovative growth strategy aimed at providing financing to more than 125'000 micro, small and medium sized businesses ("MSMEs") by [...]
PG Impact Investments makes a debt investment into Banco Pichincha, expanding financial inclusion in Ecuador
PG Impact Investments, a global impact investment firm, has made a debt investment into Ecuador’s leading inclusive finance provider, Banco Pichincha. The investment will strengthen the banks regulatory capital and enables Banco Pichincha to develop new loan products and responsibly expand access to financial services. Ecuador’s reliance on petroleum revenues and remittances makes the economy [...]
PG Impact Investments invests in Greenlight Planet, connecting millions of rural, off-grid consumers to clean solar power
We are proud to announce that PGII made its first investment in the energy access space on behalf of its clients. Globally over two billion people have scarce access to basic and reliable electricity, reflecting over 400 million households who primarily live in rural areas in Sub-Saharan Africa, South Asia, Southeast Asia and Latin America. [...]
PG Impact Investments invests in BroadReach, improving healthcare delivery to the world’s most deprived communities
Globally, billions of dollars of private and public capital are dedicated to improving the health of those beyond the reach of traditional healthcare systems. However, lack of visibility and infrastructure make it difficult to deliver healthcare efficiently to the populations that need it the most and much of this money is spent ineffectively. This is [...]
PG Impact Investments invests in LOLC (Cambodia) Plc., an established provider of affordable and innovative financial and non-financial products to rural households and micro-entrepreneurs
PG Impact Investments, a global impact investment firm, has made a debt investment to a microfinance institution, LOLC (Cambodia) Plc. ("LOLC Cambodia"), in order to help facilitate the continued growth of the institution's portfolio of loans to low income clients living in rural Cambodia. Despite over two decades of positive economic growth following a rapid [...]
PG Impact Investments, a global impact investment firm, has recently invested in Lok Growth Catalyst Fund ("Lok III"), an Indian private equity vehicle managed by Lok Capital ("Lok"), targeting early to growth stage businesses that use entrepreneurial solutions to improve the lives of some of the poorest people in India. 60% of India's large and [...]
PG Impact Investments, a global impact investment firm, has recently invested in an affordable housing program aiming to create more than 20,000 new homes in South Africa. In a country with one of the highest levels of economic inequality in the world, more than 5 million South African households currently face the challenge that their [...]