Investment policy

 pdfico GAIA Investment Policy

GAIA’s Investment Policy is to invest in infrastructure projects in South Africa and meet the following investment criteria:

  • investments in operational or near operational projects, being projects not more than 6 months from commercial operation
  • investments with a targeted return of CPI plus 6% (six percent) before costs
  • investments with visible environmental, social and governance policy appreciation
  • investments with low risk and attractive long-term in action-linked predictable cash generation profiles
  • investments of not less than R50 000 000 ( fifty million Rand) per investment
  • ensuring management value-add and directorship roles to further optimise the underlying assets
  • investments into ordinary equity or any other financial instruments giving economic benefits and returns that meet the target investment returns
  • investments with acceptable third party credit risk exposure