RAISING HANDS. RAISING FUNDS. RAISING THE BAR.
We help sustainable businesses from emerging economies get affordable, flexible funding to bridge the finance gap and grow.
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A LITTLE HELP FROM OUR FRIENDS
Backed by Ethex and Lendahand, we’ve collectively raised more than £180 million from 30,000+ investors to help more than 100 organisations across 23 countries. Ethex is a UK-based non-profit positive investing platform and Lendahand is a Dutch-based crowdfunding platform. Their experience of impact investing has helped us build a solid track record.
Known for funding solar business across sub-Saharan Africa, we’re now widening our net. That means we’re offering our support and services to other sustainable businesses in emerging markets. So more great ideas can grow.
If this is music to your ears then get in touch.
PLAYING OUR PART
We’re proud of our track record of helping impactful businesses so far. Learn about how we work through these examples of success. Get an idea of what to expect and how our business model can support your growth.
SMART FUNDING WITH BLENDED FINANCE.
If you’re an institution interested in match funding or offering other support then drop us an email at [email protected].
Match funding. Co-investment. Partial guarantees. We use smart ways to build trust with investors through institutional partners who provide financial backing. You can learn more on our partnerships page.
Do you want to be our next blended finance funding partner?
Please get in touch if you are an organisation offering match funding, co-investment and/or partial guarantees for sustainable businesses and would like to work with us.
We’re all about providing flexible, affordable finance to impact driven companies working in emerging economies. We know that pioneering companies come in many shapes and sizes, from start-ups to established organisations looking to expand.
From the first conversation with the investments team to offers going live on the platform typically takes 2 – 5 months and getting a favourable decision ultimately depends on your financing needs, your credit profile and how the investment opportunity is structured.
IN THE NEWS
We’ve raised £25m for climate action and SDGs!
Four years on from launching our very first solar investment bond, Energise Africa is celebrating the amazing milestone of £25 million invested. In this blog, we showcase some of the amazing things this investment has achieved.
A solar vision for DRC
Energise Africa is delighted to welcome Altech to the platform with their first bond offer that will fund off-grid solar energy access for homes in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Energise Africa's response to COVID-19
the situation with COVID-19 continues to change on a daily basis we understand
that our community of investors, will be keen to learn more about the
potential effect the global pandemic will have on your investments.
This blog details the steps we are currently taking to work collaboratively with the solar businesses we support during these challenging times, whilst also safeguarding the interests of our investors.