IFC approves $25m commitment

The US-based government related investment organisation has backed an Asia-based private equity vehicle.

Institution: International Finance Corporation
Headquarters: Washington D.C., United States
AUM: $54.73bn
Allocation to alternatives: 21.46%
Bitesize: $10-50m

International Finance Corporation has committed $25 million to Archipelago Asia Focus Fund II, according an April 2020 Summary of Investment published on the institution’s website. The fund focuses on the consumer goods, financial services and logistics sectors, and will aim to invest in established small- and mid-sized companies in South East Asia.

As illustrated in the chart below, IFC’s recent fund commitments have focused on the financial services and TMT sectors in several regions across the world.

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