The Punch

IFC to support fast growing companies in Nigeria, others

- Adepeju Adenuga

The internatio­nal Finance Corporatio­n has announced $25m investment in Vantage Capital, a leading mezzanine funding provider on the continent, to enable it provide capital to fastgrowin­g companies in Africa.

According to a statement on IFC website, the Vantage Mezzanine iv Pan-africa fund will help support companies based in Kenya, Nigeria, Morocco, Egypt and other countries across Africa engaged in job-creating sectors including healthcare, tourism, manufactur­ing, informatio­n and communicat­ions technology and telecommun­ications.

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