InvesteQ CAPITAL Limited was founded in 2002 as TradeCo CAPITAL and was predominantly engaged in the business of arranging trade and asset finance for Small & Medium Sized Enterprises (SMEs). In 2004 TradeCo CAPITAL evolved into a public company with an institutional framework to position it for growth and expansion. The company’s name was changed to InvesteQ CAPITAL to underscore the changed nature of its mission to include Venture Capital.
InvesteQ CAPITAL also increased its capital base to reflect the seriousness with which it intended to engage in its target market. InvesteQ seeks to deepen the financial services industry in Africa by creating a fully fledged Private Equity and Venture Capital Fund in addition to creating innovative financial products and services for distribution to both users and suppliers of capital.
To be the most recognized financial services provider offering innovative business solutions to small and medium sized enterprises in Africa by the year 2015.
To empower African entrepreneurs by providing them with innovative and appropriate business and financial solutions that promote the stability and growth of their enterprises whilst providing an attractive value proposition for all stakeholders.