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Who is our customer

With headquarters in South Africa, Nomanini Holdings Proprietary Ltd. (Nomanini) offers technological solutions for informal retailers across Africa, allowing them to access financial services and improve access to working capital within the FMCG value chain.

What is our funding objective?

Nomanini is raising a pre-Series B bridge round for existing and new investors to expand the team and execute on-going and new projects in the pipeline. FMO participates with an additional USD 500,000 convertible loan from the government fund MASSIF, amounting to USD 1,000,000 in total financing.

Why do we fund this investment?

Nomanini focuses on unbanked vendors, kiosk- and shop holders, while its strategic partnerships allow the FinTech platform to be one of the ?winning? models. This fits with MASSIF?s objective to support end-beneficiaries through financing local financial intermediaries and institutions.

What is the Environmental and Social categorization rationale?

Nomanini acts as a SAAS company by offering its FinTech platform and white-label solutions to banks, MFIs and FMCG manufacturers and distributors. It is classified as a E&S C risk category.

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