TriLinc Provides New Capital to Six Small and Medium-sized Enterprises With Part of the $50 Million Fundi
TriLinc Global Impact Fund, LLC ("TGIF") announced today that since receiving new funding in December from subsidiaries of BlueOrchard Impact Investment Managers ("BlueOrchard") and KfW DEG Investment Group ("KfW DEG"), new capital has been provided to six small and medium-sized enterprises in developing economies where access to capital is one of the biggest hurdles to growing, creating quality jobs and contributing to the further development of local healthcare, education and other community services. It is expected that the credit facility will be used by TGIF to provide additional capital to seven companies during Q1 2023. The December funding consisted of $25 million from Luxembourg-based BlueOrchard, who previously provided financing to other TriLinc Global-sponsored funds, and $25 million from the Cologne- based investment group KfW DEG. BlueOrchard previously provided capital to two funds sponsored by TriLinc Global, LLC ("TriLinc Global"), the sponsor of TGIF, for a combined total of $43 million. This new capital for TGIF will be dedicated to financing growth-stage, small and medium-sized enterprises ("SMEs") primarily in select developing economies. SMEs are significant contributors to the economies of developed countries and developing economies.
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