TriLinc Global Impact Fund Approves New Trade Finance Sub-Advisor in Latin America and Africa

LOS ANGELES–() – TriLinc Global Impact Fund, LLC (“TriLinc Global Impact Fund” or “TGIF”) announced that it has approved a new trade finance sub-advisor, Origin Capital Limited (“Origin”), for business development and socio-economic development in Latin America and Africa, expanding its existing capacity to invest in term loans and trade finance in sub-Saharan Africa, Latin America, Southeast Asia and emerging Europe.

TGIF is an impact investment fund that provides growth stage loans and trade finance to established small and medium enterprises (“SMEs”), primarily in developing economies where access to affordable capital is considerably. limit. Impact investing is defined as an investment with the specific purpose of obtaining a competitive financial return as well as creating a positive and measurable impact in communities around the world.

TGIF complements its global macroeconomic portfolio optimization and management with investment services from experienced sub-advisers who have established track records in target asset classes and geographies, and access to high-quality investment pipelines. quality. Collectively, TGIF’s eleven sub-advisers, including Origin, have deployed more than $ 43 billion in debt transactions in developing economies.

Origin creates, structures and manages transactions in Latin America and Africa, and partners with larger funds, development banks and institutional investors. Origin is distinguished by a combination of investment skills, local and international networks and a deep understanding of the Latin American and African environments. Origin’s founding partners have over 50 years of combined experience in private debt, banking and asset management in emerging markets.

“We are very excited about our partnership with Origin to expand our existing capabilities to invest in term loans and trade finance in Latin America and Africa,” commented Gloria Nelund, CEO of TGIF. “International trade has the potential to bring significant economic development, in the short, medium and long term to SMEs and the communities in which they operate. Origin’s national networks, market knowledge and institutional quality approach to portfolio management align with TGIF’s goal of continuing to deliver risk-adjusted returns to our investors while creating a positive impact. and measurable in communities around the world.

Andre Tonkin, Partner and Co-Founder of Origin, said, “Origin is honored to partner with TGIF to create impactful access to capital solutions serving Latin America and Africa regions. Our mutual passion for development in emerging markets is the key element that unites our teams.

About the TriLinc Global Impact Fund

TGIF is an externally managed, unlisted public limited liability company that makes impact investments in SMEs in developing economies that offer the potential to achieve both competitive financial returns and measurable positive impact. TGIF invests in SMEs through experienced sub-advisers in the local market and plans to build a diversified portfolio of financial assets consisting primarily of private guaranteed debt instruments. In addition, TGIF aggregates and analyzes social, economic and environmental impact data to monitor progress and measure success against set goals.

Forward-looking statements

This press release contains forward-looking statements (including, without limitation, statements regarding the use of funding provided to borrowers and expected repayment of funding provided to borrowers) that are based on expectations, plans, estimates, assumptions and beliefs. current TGIF. which involve numerous risks and uncertainties, including, without limitation, the future operational performance of the borrower and the risks set out in the “Risk Factors” section of TGIF’s most recent annual report on Form 10-K , as amended or supplemented by the other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Although these forward-looking statements reflect the belief of management as to future events, actual events or TGIF’s investments and results of operations could differ materially from those expressed or implied in these forward-looking statements. To the extent that TGIF’s assumptions differ from actual results, TGIF’s ability to respond to such forward-looking statements may be significantly impaired. You are cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements. TGIF cannot guarantee that it will achieve its investment objectives.

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