Africa

“Kigoda Responsible Investment Ranking 2017” – South Africa – May 26, 2017

In May 2017 Kigoda Consulting launched the Kigoda Responsible Investment Ranking 2017 of the ten largest asset managers in South Africa, which collective manage approximately two-thirds of assets under management in the country. The report “uses the Code for Responsible Investing in South Africa’s five principles and its practice recommendations to independently assess whether ten of […]

“European development banks launch green fund in Egypt” – Development Finance – March 31, 2017

On March 31, 2017 Development Finance reported that four European development institutions have established a green fund in Egypt. “The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), the Agence Française de Développement (AFD), the European Investment Bank (EIB) and the European Union (EU) have launched a €140m Green Economy Financing Facility (GEFF) for Egypt. The programme will provide loans for energy […]