IDI is an investment capital company that specializes in owning shares in medium-sized companies. The activity is organized primarily around 3 areas:
- investment capital in France: activity centered on leveraged buy-out (LBO) acquisitions, development capital, and acquisition of significant shares in listed small and medium-size businesses;
- mezzanine in France and similar: mezzanine financing (via, primarily, the FCPR IDI Mezzanine with EUR90 million), repurchase of de-listed LBO debts, etc.;
- international investment capital (IDI Emerging Markets): investment in funds established in large emerging economies, primarily Asian and European.
At the end of 2012, managed funds amounted to EUR3.7 billion.