Fidelity Bank Ltd.

Subsidy : March 2022

BIO has granted USD 36,290 of technical assistance to Fidelity Bank, a Ghanaian commercial bank, to develop and implement a gender strategy/action plan.

Amount

€ 32,583.00

Type of investment

Subsidy

Beneficiary locations

Sub-Saharan Africa: Ghana

Investment field

Financial Institutions

Activity

KK.64.190  Commercial banking

Organisation

Fidelity Bank Ltd.

Domicile

Ghana

More investments in

Fidelity Bank Ltd.

  • Subsidy € 25,075.00 (2019-2019)
  • Debt € 14,433,000.00 (2016)

Fidelity Bank Ltd. is the largest privately-held domestic bank in Ghana.

The bank was originally created in 1998 as a discount house to provide investment products and services to private and institutional customers. It was granted a universal banking licence in 2006. Fidelity Bank has since reported impressive performance, becoming the 6th largest bank in total assets with 80 branches in 9 out of the 10 regions in Ghana and more than 1,000 employees.

Technical assistance

The aim of the technical assistance is to develop and implement a gender strategy/action plan to promote gender equality and female leadership in the workplace

Expected impact

  • BIO will play a fundamental role by supporting the design of an organisational-wide strategy on gender.
  • Raising awareness of gender equality at different levels of the organisation.
  • Gradual increase in the number of female senior managers.

View more of our investments in this region

Uhuru Growth Fund I-A SCP

Investment Companies & Funds

Uhuru Growth Fund I-A SCP

  7,063,392.00

  Burkina Faso, Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana, Mali, Nigeria, Senegal

  31/03/2022

  Equity

Uhuru Growth Fund I-A SCP

Investment Companies & Funds

Uhuru Growth Fund I-A SCP

  2,500,000.00

  Burkina Faso, Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana, Kenya, Mali, Nigeria, Senegal

  31/03/2022

  Equity

Spark + Africa Fund

Infrastructure

Spark + Africa Fund

  2,444,790.00

  Burkina Faso, Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana, Kenya, Rwanda, Senegal, Tanzania, Uganda

  10/03/2022

  Equity

Fonds Cauris Croissance II

Investment Companies & Funds

Fonds Cauris Croissance II

  5,000,000.00

  Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana, Guinea, Mali, Niger, Senegal

  05/10/2010

  Equity

XpressGas Limited

Enterprises

XpressGas Limited

  2,444,790.00

  Ghana

  17/05/2021

  Debt

The Currency Exchange Fund n.v.

Financial Institutions

The Currency Exchange Fund n.v.

  7,091,000.00

  Bangladesh, Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Vietnam, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Paraguay, Peru, Algeria, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Syria, Tunisia, Palestinian Territories, Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Côte d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, Ghana, Guinea, Kenya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mozambique, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia

  05/09/2007

  Equity

Africinvest Fund II LLC.

Investment Companies & Funds

Africinvest Fund II LLC.

  6,000,000.00

  Tunisia, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, Senegal

  28/08/2008

  Equity

Interact Climate Change Facility

Investment Companies & Funds

Interact Climate Change Facility

  6,000.00

  India, Mongolia, Honduras, Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana

  23/02/2011

  Equity

Interact Climate Change Facility

Investment Companies & Funds

Interact Climate Change Facility

  10,000,000.00

  India, Mongolia, Honduras, Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana

  23/02/2011

  Debt

Bank of Africa Group S.A.

Financial Institutions

Bank of Africa Group S.A.

  1,954,160.00

  Benin, Burkina Faso, Côte d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ghana, Kenya, Madagascar, Mali, Niger, Rwanda, Senegal, Tanzania, Uganda

  30/03/2011

  Equity

Phatisa Food Fund 2

Investment Companies & Funds

Phatisa Food Fund 2

  5,767,300.00

  Ghana, Kenya, Malawi, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia

  29/01/2021

  Equity

Adenia Capital III

Investment Companies & Funds

Adenia Capital III

  100,000.00

  Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana, Madagascar

  05/05/2020

  Subsidy

Fairtrade Access Fund

Investment Companies & Funds

Fairtrade Access Fund

  350,000.00

  Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Paraguay, Peru, Burkina Faso, Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda

  07/04/2020

  Subsidy

AfricInvest Financial Inclusion Vehicle

Investment Companies & Funds

AfricInvest Financial Inclusion Vehicle

  10,000,000.00

  Morocco, Côte d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, Rwanda, Tanzania, Zambia

  14/12/2017

  Equity

Fairtrade Access Fund

Investment Companies & Funds

Fairtrade Access Fund

  3,000,000.00

  Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Paraguay, Peru, Burkina Faso, Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda

  24/10/2019

  Equity

Fidelity Bank Ltd.

Financial Institutions

Fidelity Bank Ltd.

  25,075.00

  Ghana

  03/04/2019

  Subsidy

Fidelity Bank Ltd.

Financial Institutions

Fidelity Bank Ltd.

  14,433,000.00

  Ghana

  20/12/2016

  Debt

Verod Capital Growth Fund III

Investment Companies & Funds

Verod Capital Growth Fund III

  8,733,600.00

  Ghana, Nigeria

  25/07/2019

  Equity

Africa Renewable Energy Fund

Investment Companies & Funds

Africa Renewable Energy Fund

  8,896,000.00

  Ghana, Kenya, Senegal, Uganda, Zambia

  30/10/2014

  Equity

Beyond the Grid Solar Fund

Investment Companies & Funds

Beyond the Grid Solar Fund

  3,185,582.00

  Burkina Faso, Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda

  26/10/2017

  Debt

Adenia Capital IV

Investment Companies & Funds

Adenia Capital IV

  9,000,000.00

  Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana, Kenya, Madagascar

  01/11/2016

  Equity

Adenia Capital III

Investment Companies & Funds

Adenia Capital III

  5,000,000.00

  Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana, Madagascar

  28/02/2012

  Equity

Adenia Capital III

Investment Companies & Funds

Adenia Capital III

  100,000.00

  Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana, Madagascar

  19/05/2016

  Subsidy

Adenia Capital III

Investment Companies & Funds

Adenia Capital III

  150,000.00

  Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana, Madagascar

  28/09/2012

  Subsidy

Niche Cocoa Industry Ltd

Enterprises

Niche Cocoa

  449,000.00

  Ghana

  29/12/2010

  Debt

Niche Cocoa Industry Ltd

Enterprises

Niche Cocoa

  4,300,000.00

  Ghana

  02/06/2015

  Debt

Niche Cocoa Industry Ltd

Enterprises

Niche Cocoa

  41,603.00

  Ghana

  16/03/2016

  Subsidy