Loan products and services

EAIF provides long term, flexible, commercial debt capital to infrastructure projects and businesses operating in eligible sectors and countries in Africa.

We can provide project finance and corporate finance from US$10 million to US$65 million, structured in a range of ways:

Diverse debt instruments

  • Senior debt
  • Subordinated and/or mezzanine debt
  • Loans in US$ or €, loan periods of up to 20 years
  • Local currency loans possible in certain circumstances
  • Anchor or cornerstone investor in bond issuances
  • Bridging finance
  • Underwriting capacity

Structuring and arranging

  • Sole lender or within a syndicate
  • Lead or joint arranger with other financial institutions

Value addition

  • Viability, technical and environmental grant support to qualifying projects
  • Introducing clients to other PIDG businesses where appropriate