Our Annual Impact Report 2018

Through our Annual Impact Report 2018 we provide you insight in the social-economic impact we created from the moment we invested in our portfolio companies until 31 December 2018.… Read more

Press release: first closing of C4D Asia Fund investing in SMEs in India, Indonesia and Philippines

We announced today the first closing of the USD 30 million Capital 4 Development Asia Fund (C4D Asia Fund). The Fund invests in innovative growth stage SMEs in India, Indonesia and the Philippines which aim to bring positive social, en… Read more

Our 2017 Impact Report

2,577 jobs, 18,966 suppliers, 89,403 clients, 27% women-owned or women-led SMEs, these are our aggregated impact results. Our 2017 Impact Report also dives into the positive social-economic impact on portfolio company level. With our r… Read more

New name! From ICCO Investments to Capital 4 Development Partners

As of 23 November 2017 the fund manager is renamed into Capital 4 Development Partners. We think our new name suits us better, after all we are providing our investees with capital to contribute to fair economic development.… Read more

Impact Profile of Natural Garden

Our investee Natural Garden is a chain of stores that sells high quality fruits, vegetables and other (processed) food products that are either organic or have been produced using good agricultural practices.… Read more

Accumulated Impact Report 2016 C4D Fund

Since 2013 we provide capital to growing and inclusive Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) through our Capital 4 Development (C4D) Fund to contribute to fair economic development in the countries where we work. We partner with SMEs tha… Read more

ICCO Investments was presented the 2016 IIX Trailblazer Award

We are proud to announce that we have received the IIX Trailblazer Award at the Impact Investment Trailblazer Showcase for our commitment to redefining finance and generating social impact in the global community. ICCO Investments w… Read more

MRS Onboard - ICCO Investments strikes its first deal in Indonesia

With the financial and technical support from the Capital 4 Development (C4D), MRS expects to upgrade further and expand its spice sourcing operations reaching 5,000 additional nutmeg and spice farmers and producers in Galela, North Ma… Read more

Small farmers set to benefit as ICCO Investments-Arohan sign deal

Arohan food products are natural, healthy and free from harmful preservatives and they follow an inclusive model where the gains are passed on to the farmers in the form of a higher farm gate price for their animals, resulting in highe… Read more

Increasing quantity and quality of portfolios with ICCO Investments

One of the highlights of Toto Camba, Regional Investment Manager, ICCO Investments – South East Asia, is his vast knowledge, experience, and expertise on different facets like impact and development investment appraisal and management,… Read more

Looking back and forward with ICCO Investments

Mark Joenje, CEO of ICCO Investments shares interesting insights about the organisations' challenging journey, success, and way forward. … Read more

ICCO Investments signs deal with AGRONAT

AGRONAT since 1993 has been producing high value added biodynamic products such as aloe vera juices, dietary supplements, shampoos, and health care products mainly based on organic Aloe Vera, Quinoa and Amaranth. It partners with indig… Read more

ICCO Investments team visits KAPATAGAN Cooperative

ICCO Investments team comprising of 11 members from different regions, undertook a 2 day visit from 22nd January to  23rd Januray, 2016 to the Kapatagan facilities in Gamu, Isabela, Philippines.… Read more

ICCO Investments and Fresh Start Organics Inc(FSOI) to support 3800 farmers in Philippines

Fresh Start Organic Inc, Philippines and ICCO Investments sign a partnership deal with the aim to promote organic trade. … Read more

Alpine Coffee is a passionate journey for us

In this interview, Kumud Singh and Rabindra Shrestha, the entrepreneurs of Alpine Coffee open up and share their story of struggle, perseverance, and their overall passion to improve the lives of the coffee growing farmers. … Read more

In Memorium of Frederik de Rooij

We are deeply saddened to inform you about the passing away of our colleague Frederik de Rooij, CFO of ICCO Investments. Frederik started working at ICCO Cooperation about 6 years  ago and joined ICCO Investments in 2014. His work ethi… Read more

Guarantees for "risky business"?

Banks and social investors are often reluctant to provide financial services to producer organizations, rural microfinance institutions or small businesses because they are perceived as too risky. ICCO’s guarantee fund challenges that … Read more

ICCO Investment Fund Agreement signed

Today Wim Hart, Haaije Feenstra en Mark Joenje, representing the ICCO Cooperation, Kerk in Actie and ICCO Investments BV, signed the Fund Agreement… Read more

ICCO Investments made an investment in Durabilis

ICCO Investments made an 800.000 euro investment in Durabilis. Durabilis is a Belgian Impact Investing company. … Read more