On behalf of SPOV, SPF Beheer has been involved in the set-up of an sustainable agricultural SME fund. The Annona fund invests in Africa and Latin America in SMEs. http://www.annona.nl/en/ SPOV currently has a big stake in this fund.
Also SPOV participates in the Actiam-FMO SME Finance Fund. This fund aims at channeling institutional investment capital to the SME sector in developing and emerging countries. https://www.actiam.nl/en/product-services/sme-finance-fund
In 2015 SPOV has won the FD/IPN awards for best long-term investment. This award is given to the investor with the best long-term investment strategy that realizes both financial as well as social returns. In 2014 the investment in the Actiam FMO SME fund was the winner of the award.
SME financing is part of the impact portfolio.