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Post on 16-Apr-2017
Financing private projects in challenging markets
Finnfund is a state-owned development finance institution with over 35 years of experience in developing countries.
Finnfund provides risk capital for private sector investments across industries, in the form of long-term loans , tailored mezzanine financing and equity .
Finnfunds financing is less than 50% of total investment and subject to criteria incl. profitability and compensation for risk-taking, social and environmental responsibility , development impacts and Finnish interest.
Finnfunds typical financing terms include: 1 20 millionamount (EUR or USD), 5 - 10 year tenor, market based return and local assets as security .
Finnfund in brief
Finnfund has investments & commitments of EUR 584 million, in 163 projects, in 33 countries. Target countries include all developing countries, focus being the least developed countries, like Myanmar.