AUM: $ 69 million
XSML was founded in 2008, is an investment fund manager operating in frontier markets in Central and East Africa. XSML, eXtra Small Medium Large, aims to grow small businesses into medium and large enterprises. The managing partners have experience in emerging markets in asset management, corporate and development banking and restructuring.
Although international investors show an increasing interest in emerging markets, the demand for finance from small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) remains largely untapped. XSML bridges this gap.
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