A blended finance partnership between 27four and USAID Southern Africa Mobilizing Investment, aimed at advancing diversity, equity and inclusion within Southern African private markets. Watch: How Sanari became an “overnight success” “Entrepreneurship is supposed to be hard. But not THIS hard”, says Sam Pokroy as she and her co-founder Moushmi Patel reflect on their journey […]

Agrarius impact update: 78 million kilograms traded, 11.5% return for investors!

Agrarius is an agriculture-focused investment company offering Shari’ah-compliant investment opportunities to investors through its R10 billion asset-backed note programme, the proceeds of which are invested in sustainable and green projects in the agriculture sector value chain. The objective of Agrarius is to transform the global agricultural sector from an extractive economy to a circular economy, […]

27four’s Agrarius concludes landmark R550m Shari’ah deal in the agriculture sector

Johannesburg, 20 September 2023: Financial services group, 27four, announces the funding of the acquisition of 100% of the Capespan group, a diversified fruit grower, packer, and distributor of fresh fruit with a global footprint. This acquisition will be funded by Agrarius Sustainability Engineered™ (RF) Limited, a JSE-listed, Shari’ah-compliant asset-backed, sustainability-linked Sukuk that focuses on investments […]

Empowering excellence: The black asset manager global skills development program in partnership with ABSIP & BlackRock

The ABSIP, 27four Investment Managers and BlackRock global skills development partnership enters its 7th year and focuses on enhancing the expertise of Black investment professionals in the management of global assets through practical, hands-on global training. The partnership selects two investment professionals annually to participate in courses offered by the BlackRock Educational Academy. These courses […]

Find out how 27four is delivering on return on investment and impact

Here’s the deal Generating mutual value for our clients, workforce, and the economy yields unparalleled impact. We call this ROII (Return on Investment + Impact). Investments made with the intention to generate positive, measurable social and environmental impact alongside a financial return. Below, our private equity team shares recent deals and partnerships.

The sustainability elephant in the room

Have we bitten off more we can chew? That is the question we need to assess as we re-evaluate our journey to achieving global ESG goals set such as net zero by 2050 and the achievement of the 2030 sustainable development goals. As we approach the 2030 goal we are burdened with the surmountable projection […]

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