Change Group

Change Group Corporation International (Change Group) is a private British company. 

OUR MISSION

Create renewable economic development through trading, finance and development (E&P) of non-renewable resources.

OUR BUSINESS MODEL

We trade, finance and develop non-renewable resource commodities. We compensate product owners and our partners with same or better terms than our competition.  Change Group then leverages its own trading profits to fund sustainable and humane development initiatives in our partner’s country.

OUR VALUE PROPOSITION

We trade, finance and develop non-renewable resource commodities on behalf of Government and product owning entities. 

We compensate owners of commodities as per standard national practices. 

Within Country at no cost to product owners Change Group:

Funds for profit economic development, we invest in sustainable companies focused on economic development and the goals of the partnering Government. Funds not for profit poverty alleviation projects, we invest in organizations focused on poverty alleviation in line with the UN MDGs. Provides access to inward international investment.

OUR BUSINESS UNITS

Change Group is comprised of three business units:

CHANGE CAPITAL

We believe Global Social Responsibility is a business goal.

We invest in development and social responsibility not as altruistic activities but instead as they are the very basis of sound long term sustainable business.

We invest in projects that improve the quality of life for all stakeholders.

50% of the Change Group’s trading profits are deployed back into our operational geographies via private equity and project finance channels.

Change Capital’s investment focus is on long only equity positions, debt and project finance in, early, medium and late stage companies that enhance economic development and are poised for growth and profit.

CHANGE TRADING

Sustainable & Effective Intermediation

We partner globally with Governments and other product producers and owners.

WE COMPENSATE ALLOCATION AND PRODUCT OWNERS AS WELL OR BETTER THAN THEY CURRENTLY RECEIVE FROM EXISTING TRADING PARTNERS.

Furthermore, Change Group deploys: 60% of its trading profits directly back into the partnering country/region as follows: 

- 50%  -of its trading profits will be deployed as for profit placements via Change Capitalthrough venture/private equity finance and project finance 

- 10%  -of its trading profits will be deployed as not for profit placements via Change Foundation

CHANGE FOUNDATION

Not For Profit Foundation

The Foundation’s focus is on poverty alleviation, children, healthcare and education. 

10% of the company’s trading profits are deployed back into partnering geographies via philanthropic channels. 

Change Foundation makes funding placements in alignment with the UN Millennium Development Goals (UN MDGs).  Financial placements are focused specifically within the regions from which the commodities were extracted. 

These placements are made in to worthy causes with measurable metrics both directly and in co-operation with Government, Change Group’s partnering NGOs and Charities.