An equity investment of up to USD 50 million in Lorax Capital Partners Fund II (the "Fund"). The Fund has a target size of USD 250 million.
The Fund will seek to achieve long-term capital growth by making equity and quasi-equity investments primarily in Egyptian small and medium-sized enterprises ("SMEs") and mid-cap companies.
The operation is expected to contribute to the Resilient transition quality by increasing the availability of private equity capital. The project will support the Competitive transition quality by providing long-term financing to SMEs and mid-cap companies in the Region.
LORAX CAPITAL PARTNERS FUND II LP
The Fund will be managed by Lorax Capital Partners Fund II GP Ltd.
EBRD Finance Summary
An equity commitment of up to USD 50 million.
Total Project Cost
The target size of the Fund is USD 250 million.
Environmental and Social Summary
Categorised FI (ESP 2014). The Fund will be required to comply with EBRD's Performance Requirements 2, 4 and 9, adopt and implement the EBRD's Environmental and Social Risk Management Procedures for Active Equity Funds and submit Annual Environmental and Social Reports to the Bank.
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