Universal Holdings Limited (UHL) is the organization that approves the private equity investments and it allocates and releases the required resources through private equity consortiums, in each case.
In choosing investments, the socio-economic and humanitarian needs are emphasized. The investments may include financing for business initiation and development; restructuring; expansion; acquisition; World Trade financing with focus on Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs); etc. Economic development projects may contemplate the use of private assets; indigenous resources; 'state of the art' technology applications; employment; human resources development; etc. The investment categories may include agriculture & food; real-estate development for commercial projects, affordable housing, hospitality, etc; clothing; human nutrition, health & wellness care; education; energy; waste management, environmental safety & recycling; basic & applied technologies development; information & communication; mining & quarrying; manufacturing & service industries; marketing; transportation; storage & shipping; modern infrastructure; captive P&C insurance; etc.