CDC Group, the UK’s impact investor and development finance institution (DFI), has announced a commitment to invest over $1 billion again in African businesses in 2021. The funds will be invested in financial institutions, infrastructure and climate, services, manufacturing, agriculture, real estate and technology.

In 2020, CDC committed over $1 billion into Africa with a focus on the economic recovery from Covid-19. CDC injected systemic liquidity into financial markets, provided ca...