Sodica is an active, long-term manager which specializes in the agriculture and food industry sectors. In line with the parent bank, they focus on farming enterprises, small- and medium-sized agribusinesses as well as on agriculture-related cooperative groups and their subsidiaries.The firm invests expansion capital in companies with EUR 15-100 million in turnover, through investment funds such as SOFIPAR and IDIA Participations, and generally acquires minority stakes. For large transactions, they participate in syndicated financing. They also invest in businesses facing succession issues and facilitate LBO transactions. They are involved in the management of wine domains, land and forestry groups as well, generally as the majority or sole shareholder. One of the firm's goals is to support sustainable development through the consolidation of forestry assets.Sodica favors companies with an established structure and a clear business plan, which are poised for rapid growth. They invest primarily in France, and marginally in Italy. The SOFIPAR fund specifically targets co-operative groups through structured financing solutions comprising equity, convertible bonds, loans and mezzanine subordinated debt. Their portfolio includes innovative businesses, in particular in the biofuel sector. The SEFA Participations fund target expansion financing or buyout situations in high-potential farms. They also manage investment vehicles specialized in the wine-growing and wine-making industries.