Convergence’s State of Blended Finance reports focus on mobilizing private investment in emerging markets. This April 2024 edition marks a new annual two-report cycle, with the first report providing an analysis of the entire blended finance market.

These editions will include blended finance activity across sectors, regions, investors, investment structures, development impact generation, and more.

Report overview 

Part I presents a data snapshot, revealing 1,123 transactions with a total investment of $213 billion. Part II explores key regulations impacting large-scale commercial investors, including the Basel Accords and EU legislation. Part III delves into transparency, analysing data from different providers and proposing recommendations for improvement. Part IV offers a sector-by-sector breakdown across agriculture, energy, financial services, health, education, and infrastructure. Finally, Part V presents seven actionable points to navigate the blended finance landscape and leverage its potential for sustainable development.



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