Root Capital

Root Capital

Root Capital Venture: Root Capital invests in the growth of agricultural enterprises that support smallholder farmers. They seek out and serve enterprises whose credit needs are too big for microfinance and too small or risky for commercial banks. How the investment...
Farmerline

Farmerline

Farmerline Venture: Farmerline creates lasting profits for farmers across Africa by delivering high-quality inputs, training, financing and guaranteed off-take markets with the goal of increasing smallholder farmer incomes. How the investment helped: This loan enabled...
Proximity Finance

Proximity Finance

Proximity Finance Venture: Proximity designs and delivers affordable, income-generating products and services to rural farmers in Myanmar. How the investment helped: Subordinated debt allowed Proximity Finance to crowd-in already-committed senior debt, ultimately...
myAgro

myAgro

myAgro (Loan) Venture: myAgro helps farmers increase their yield and income by using the ubiquity of mobile phones to help them save money. How the investment helped: myAgro’s increasing scale meant that the organization required a larger working capital...
myAgro

myAgro

myAgro (Grant) Venture: myAgro helps farmers increase their yield and income by using the ubiquity of mobile phones to help them save money.   How the investment helped: A one-time significant boost to myAgro’s balance sheet had the opportunity to...
Babban Gona

Babban Gona

Babban Gona Venture: Babban Gona serves networks of small holder farmers in Nigeria with training, credit, inputs, and marketing support to increase their income. How the investment helped: Subordinated debt to Babban Gona allowed the organization to crowd-in...