Arise (incl. Norfinance)

Africa

Region

3,086.2

Committment (MNOK)

Financial Institutions

Sector

Arise is an investment and development company (banking platform): Arise takes and manages strategic minority stakes in Financial Service Providers in Sub Saharan Africa with the goal to develop these institutions into strong, operationally stable Financial Service Providers.

The mission of the company is: To contribute to the economic growth in Sub-Saharan Africa and the prosperity of its people by increasing financial inclusion and employment, strengthening rural development and alleviating poverty.

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  • Sector: Financial Institutions
  • Committment (MNOK): 3,086.2
  • Year: 2016
  • Region: Africa
  • Country: Regional
  • Domicile: Netherlands
  • Instrument: Equity
  • Status: Active

Indirect investments

Investee Sector Country
SocremoMicrofinanceMozambique
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Moza BancoBankingOther
Equity Bank LimitedBankingOther
Banco Populaire Rwanda (BPR)BankingRwanda
ZanacoBankingZambia
National Microfinance Bank (NMB) (Tanzania)BankingTanzania
CAL Bank LimitedBankingGhana
NMBZ Holdings LimitedBankingZimbabwe
DFCU LimitedBankingUganda