Social business fund
Microfinance fund

The Foundation is an advisor to investment funds, thus enabling investors to engage in the development of microfinance or, more generally, of inclusive finance. The Foundation currently advises a fund that invests in social enterprises and a microfinance fund exclusively open to the Regional Banks and entities of the Crédit Agricole group.

Specialized investment fund dedicated to social business enterprises, the aim of which is to meet certain social and / or environmental needs: agriculture, water, energy, financial services. Several are the sectors in which the Foundation has invested.

In addition to providing capital and / or debt, the Foundation is involved in the governance of these companies and endeavors to support projects and leaders as well as to bring about contexts favorable to the development of activities.

Social Business Fund

FIR Fund

Launched in 2018 by the Grameen Crédit Agricole Foundation, CA Indosuez Wealth (Asset Management) and CACEIS Bank Luxembourg Branch, the Fund for Inclusive Finance in Rural Areas (FIR) is the first microfinance fund of the Crédit Agricole group.

This fund offers regional banks and Crédit Agricole group entities the opportunity to invest in the financing of rural microfinance institutions in emerging countries that serve populations traditionally excluded from the banking sector.