Direct finance: Government

  • AFD Green Energy Fund (IDC)
  • Agro-Processing Competitiveness Fund (IDC)
  • Black Business Supplier Development Programme (DSBD)
  • Co-operative Incentive Scheme (DSBD)
  • Gauteng Enterprise Propeller (GEP)
  • Gro-E Youth Scheme (IDC)
  • iMbewu Fund (NEF)
  • Isivande Women’s Fund (dti)
  • National Informal Business Upliftment Strategy (DSBD)
  • National Youth Development Agency
  • Rural and Community Development Fund (NEF)
  • Small Enterprise Finance Agency (DSBD
  • Strategic Projects Fund (NEF)
  • Support Programme for Industrial Innovation (dti)
  • Technology Innovation Agency (DST)
  • Technology Venture Capital Fund (IDC)
  • Technology Innovation Agency (DST)
  • The Jobs Fund
  • EIB SME and MIDCAPS Fund (IDC)
  • uMnotho Fund (NEF)
  • Women Entrepreneurial Fund (IDC)
  • Youth Pipeline Development Programme (IDC)

Direct finance: Fund Managers

  • Africa Enterprise Challenge Fund
  • CapitalWorks
  • Capria
  • Edge Action Fund (Edge Growth)
  • Godisa Supplier Development Fund (Transnet)
  • Grofin
  • LifeCo UnLtd South Africa
  • Masisizane Fund (Old Mutual)
  • Merchant Capital
  • Vumela ED Fund (Edge Growth)
  • WDBIH ED Fund
  • WDB Seed Fund
  • Zimele (Anglo American)

Direct funders: Venture capital & angel investors

  • 4Di Capital
  • 88mph
  • Action Hero Ventures
  • Africa Media Venture Fund
  • AngelHub Ventures
  • Black Swan Investments
  • Capital Eye Investments
  • Convergence Partners
  • CRE Venture Capital
  • Earth Capital
  • EchoVC
  • E-Squared
  • eVentures Africa Fund
  • Grovest
  • Hivos Impact Investments
  • I/O Ventures
  • Intel Capital
  • Invenfin
  • Knife Capital
  • Newtown Partners
  • Savannah Fund
  • Silvertree Capital
  • Triumph Venture Capital
  • Village Capital
  • Visions2Ventures

Direct Finance  – Private Equity

  • Agri-Vie
  • Alitheia Identity Fund (IDF Capital)
  • Business Partners
  • Caban Investments
  • IDF Capital
  • Kgatelopele Private Equity and Venture Capital
  • Secha Capital
  • TriVest

Direct Finance  – Specialised Finance

  • Banks
  • GroCapital – Afgri
  • Shared Interest/Thembani International International Guarantee Fund

Direct Finance  – Crowd Funders

  • Crowdinvest
  • FundFind
  • Indiegogo
  • Kiva
  • LeLapa Fund
  • StartMe
  • ThundaFund
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