Financing solutions for sustainable agriculture
responsAbility is one of the world’s leading independent asset managers specializing in the development-related sectors of emerging economies. It serves as a flexible, reliable and prompt source of financing for organizations along the entire agricultural value chain, such as cooperatives, SMEs, importers and traders. responsAbility is a partner with a strong network and local presence. It also has an in-depth knowledge of different commodities and can therefore offer a broad range of tailor-made financing solutions.
Eligibility for investment includes the following criteria:
Contribute to economic development of low income population in rural areas through productivity improvement and access to market
Sustainable business models within the agricultural value chain
A clear committment to environmental and social criteria
Annual financial reports audited by a reputable company (last 3 years)
Ability to provide annual financial projections
Minimum financing amount: USD 1 Mio
Minimum annual turn over: USD 2 Mio
Interest rates in line with the market
Maximum 12-month term for working capital; longer terms available for investments in fixed assets
(up to 5 - 7 years)
Repayments structured according to cash flow projections and/or sales contract maturities
Availability of sales contracts with reliable buyers as collateral (value: 120% of financing); other types of guarantee may be sought for long-term financing
Request for funding
If you are interested in obtaining financing from responsAbility through our investment products, please complete an online application form.
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