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Dec 2018

GuarantCo provides innovative USD 50 million EPC contractor payment guarantee for stage I of Bridge Power plant in Ghana

Bridge Power will provide cleaner power to over a million people in Ghana

Oct 2017

Ambitious plans to deliver more high-quality infrastructure in East and Southern Africa

Nairobi, Kenya: GuarantCo and InfraCo Africa yesterday marked the official opening of their first Africa office, which will cover East and Southern Africa from Nairobi.

Aug 2017

GuarantCo Welcomes Additional Funding from the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT)

GuarantCo, the world’s leading local currency guarantee facility, has received a further AUD4m from DFAT to support its continued growth. 

Jul 2017

Invitation: Unlocking Pension Fund & Insurance Firms' Investment in Infrastructure Debt Issues

At this Workshop, participants will discuss perspectives on infrastructure as an asset class, understand the role of credit enhancement in attracting long term debt finance to infrastructure, identify existing products and potential deal flow, and chart a sustainable path to increasing pension and insurance funds’ capacity to directly invest in the asset class in the long term’

Jul 2017

ERC to undertake study on local currency tariffs for power purchase agreements

The Energy Regulatory Authority (ERC) will undertake a study to help address existing constraints in the supply of local financing to infrastructure projects in the energy sector

Jul 2017

Fitch Ratings affirm GuarantCo Limited at IFS 'AA-'; Outlook Stable

Fitch Ratings-London-10 July 2017: Fitch Ratings has affirmed GuarantCo Limited's (GuarantCo) Insurer Financial Strength (IFS) Rating at 'AA-' (Very Strong). The Outlook is Stable. 

Jun 2017

Private Infrastructure Development Group - Annual Report 2016

The Private Infrastructure Development Group catalyses private investment in infrastructure in the frontier markets of sub-Saharan Africa and south and south-east Asia to boost economic development and combat poverty.

Jun 2017

GuarantCo provides DSRA guarantee in Mali, supporting the country’s first IPP

PIDG company GuarantCo has provided a 13-year Debt Service Reserve Account guarantee (‘’DSRA’’) for USD 4.06 million on behalf of Albatros Energy Mali SA (‘’AEM’’). The DSRA guarantee is in favour of various lenders and regional development funds. 

Local currency tariffs for Kenyan power purchase agreements

GuarantCo, part of the Private Infrastructure Development Group (“PIDG”), was established to help address and overcome existing constraints in the supply of local financing to infrastructure projects and to support the development of local financial markets in low income countries.

Apr 2017

GuarantCo partners with London Stock Exchange Group, in an ambition to support and stimulate new frontier and emerging market debt listings on London Stock Exchange’s markets

London, March 31 2017. GuarantCo has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) today at London Stock Exchange, the signing was witnessed by the UK Secretary of State for International Development Priti Patel.

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