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Total investments 47
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 42
Rounds per year 0.77
Lead investments 8
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 5
Key employees Soon

Areas of investment

  • Financial Services
  • Finance
  • FinTech
  • Banking
  • Energy

In 1962 was created KFW DEG, which is appeared as VC. The leading representative office of defined VC is situated in the Cologne. The fund was located in Europe if to be more exact in Germany. KFW DEG appeared to be a CVC structure as part of the corporation.

Comparing to the other companies, this KFW DEG performs on 22 percentage points less the average number of lead investments. The top activity for fund was in 2019. Considering the real fund results, this VC is 6 percentage points less often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The fund is constantly included in less than 2 deals per year. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 2-3 partakers. Despite the KFW DEG, startups are often financed by Helion Venture Partners, Gaja Capital, Foundation Capital. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are FMO, Standard Bank, Seed Fond Aachen. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Verod Capital Management, TVS Capital Funds, TRINE.

Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 6-10 years to receive the investment from the fund. The fund has specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups. Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline Suryoday Small Finance Bank, Beloxxi, Helios Towers DRC Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are Solar, GreenTech. For fund there is no match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - India.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Hayat Kimya

Consumer Goods
Fast-Moving Consumer Goods
$20M06 Mar 2023 Üsküdar, Istanbul, Turkey


Financial Services
$10M06 Feb 2023 Pune, Maharashtra, India


Financial Services
$11M20 Jan 2023 Pune, Maharashtra, India

Gia Lai Electricity

Electrical Distribution
Renewable Energy
$27M27 Dec 2022 Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

BINH DUONG Water Environment

Water Purification
Water Transportation
$25M20 Dec 2022 NA - Vietnam, Binh Duong province, Vietnam


Information Technology
$100K16 Nov 2022 Nairobi, Nairobi Area, Kenya


Financial Services
$4M09 Sep 2022 Amman, Amman, Jordan


Micro Lending
$2M07 Jun 2022 Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India

Banco PAN

Financial Services
$150M03 Feb 2022 Sao Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil


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