Key financial dates in 2014
Currently ENTRADE AFRICA GROWTH PLC is being restructured, financial dates will be available soon.
Brief company profile
The company: ENTRADE AFRICA GROWTH PLC (Form. ENTRADE CAPITAL PLC)
Date established: November 4, 2009
Accounting standard: IFRS
End of the financial year: December 31
Directors: Julien Uhlig and Uwe Kloos
Total number of shares: 10,000,000
Amount of share capital: 1,000,000 GBP
Shareholder structure or ownership structure: 99% ENTRADE Venture Limited
Free float: 1%
Description of the operating business:
The entire value chain for project development in the field of renewable energies, water and waste treatment in Africa. The Expertise includes project generation (planning, development, financing), operation of power plants for the generation of electricity.
Further business areas and equity investments: financial products and licenses in the field of renewable energy products: waste disposal facilities, energy concepts, energy consulting.
Generating outstanding share holder value while improving living conditions in Africa through the sale and operation of power- and water systems as well as waste treatment plants.
ENTRADE Africa Growth PLC was founded in 2010 and was succesfully traded under the name ENTRADE Capital PLC on Frankfurt Stock Exchange in 2012. During the Year 2013 the company was completely restructured and is now free of liabilites and debt. As a future subsideary of German ENTRADE Energiesysteme AG it hold´s not only the exclusive distribution liscenses as well as substantial project development rights in Africa. Already after a brief period of time the potential Africa Business of ENTRADE Energiesysteme AG has become so large that a seperate company was needed in order to offer investors a legal entity on a global finacial market place in which to invest.
ENTRADE as a Group has invested over EUR 50 Mil. in the development of micro power plants on the basis of thermochemical conversion of biomass into a syn-gas and further on into electricity by using an engine-generator set. ENTRADE has been pushing the development of a turn-key, easy to use bamboo generator for years and was able to announce the E3 to the public in September of 2014.
ENTRADE Africa Growth PLC will sell power systems in Africa as well as operate waste-and water treatment centers in Africa. Being a power provider from a local feedstock like bamboo ENTRADE is well equipped to use auxilliary equipment in order to create long-term chash flow as well as improving peoples lives by providing the essentials needed for growth and properity.
Under the Securities Act of 1933, a company that offers or sells its securities must register the securities with the SEC or find an exemption from the registration requirements. The Act provides companies with a number of exemptions. For some of the exemptions, such as rules 505 and 506 of Regulation D, a company may sell its securities to what are known as "accredited investors."
The federal securities laws define the term accredited investor in Rule 501 of Regulation D as:
- a bank, insurance company, registered investment company, business
development company, or small business investment company;
- an employee benefit plan, within the meaning of the Employee
Retirement Income Security Act, if a bank, insurance company, or
registered investment adviser makes the investment decisions, or if
the plan has total assets in excess of $5 million;
- a charitable organization, corporation, or partnership with assets
exceeding $5 million; a director, executive officer, or general partner
of the company selling the securities;
- a business in which all the equity owners are accredited investors;
- a natural person who has individual net worth, or joint net worth with
the person’s spouse, that exceeds $1 million at the time of the
prurchase, excluding the value of the primary residence of such person;
- a natural person with income exceeding $200,000 in each of the two
most recent years or joint income with a spouse exceeding $300,000
for those years and a reasonable expectation of the same income level
in the current year; or
- a trust with assets in excess of $5 million, not formed to acquire the
securities offered, whose purchases a sophisticated person makes.
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Currently there is no public offer available. Shares are offered to US investors only under Section D, Rule 506 (Jobs Act).
18 patents granted
22 patents granted
(but not yet published)
16 patents which have yet to be published
Red Herring Top 100 Europe Winner 2014
ppp.Ideenwettbewerb (ideas competition)
– Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) 2013
(German Federal Enterprise for International Cooperation)
30 most innovative clean-tech start-ups
– Wirtschaftswoche 2012 (agnion)
Bayerischer Energiepreis 2006 (Bavarian Energy Award) (agnion)
The company is an expert in the field of alternative fuels produced from residues and wastes.
Research and development collaborations are utilized for the development of new fuels containing a high percentage of residues and wastes, making them very economical to produce and sell.
The Group enters into numerous collaborations, an important contributor to its success. The following is a list of current and completed research collaborations:
Fraunhofer Institut UMSICHT –
Fraunhofer Institut ISE –
European Centre for –
Renewable Energy (EEE), Güssing –
German Aerospace Center (DLR) –
University of Hawaii –
– University of Belgrade
– Friedrich-Alexander-Universität (FAU)
– University of Applied Sciences Zittau/Görlitz
– Technische Universität Dresden
– RWTH Aachen University
– FH Aachen University of Applied Sciences
Many of the activities of the Group and its subsidiaries receive financial support from various agencies and organizations, including:
A total of 26 projects have received funding amounting
to more than 5,000,000 euros.
German Federal Enterprise for –
International Cooperation (GIZ) –
German Federal Ministry for –
Economic Affairs and Energy – (BMWi) –
– German Federal Ministry for the
Environment, Nature Conservation, Building
and Nuclear Safety (BMU)
– European Social Fund
- FFG Austria