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December 13, 2018 SEAF has made Private Equity International's 2019 shortlist for two categories: Frontier Market Firm of the Year and Firm of the year in MENA. SEAF is honored to be nominated in each category, and to be recognized for our commitment to investing in...

Building a Global Company: Do You Have What It Takes? On March 3rd 2015, CEED Slovenia welcomed its 9th generation of entrepreneurs by hosting a networking event with 3 guest speakers from London, San Francisco, and New York City.  Bostjan Špetič, Founder of Zemanta based in NYC, Boštjan BregarFounder and...

SEAF CEO Bert van der Vaart spoke with Homestrings.com about forming SEAF, entrepreneurship, and emerging markets. To view the article: https://www.homestrings.com/news-and-analysis/2015/march/18/meet-bert-van-der-vaart-co-founder-of-the-small-enterprise-assistance-fund-seaf/#.VQma1mSUfnI ...

WEBINAR SERIES: THE HOMESTRINGS DIASPORA BOND Diaspora can play a vital role in the growth of the Macedonian economy, but the avenues to do so are often unclear.  How can Diaspora impact entrepreneurs, help create jobs, and add to the overall prosperity of Macedonia in a...

Warsaw, Poland—Global impact investment manager SEAF announced that that is has exited its positions in Matras S.A., the second largest book retailer in Poland.  SEAF had provided both equity and term credit to help the chain open new stores and renovate existing ones, expand its...

SEAF is launching a USD 8,000,000 investment and lending vehicle, supported by a business advisory practice, focused on Tanzanian agricultural SMEs in January 2015 Dar es Salaam, Tanzania – SEAF is launching a USD 8,000,000 investment and lending vehicle, along with a business advisory practice, in Tanzania...

SEAF BV has invested Mowdok Agro Industries Limited, a leading high-end, high gluten flour producer Dhaka, Bangladesh – SEAF Bangladesh Ventures (“SEAF BV”) has made an equity investment in Mowdok Agro Industries Limited (“Mowdok”). Mowdok,a leading flour producer, will use the funds to automate its flour production...

SEAF Bangladesh Ventures (SEAF BV) has invested in Albatross Technologies Limited, a company that extracts lead for reprocessing from used and waste batteries. Dhaka, Bangladesh – SEAF Bangladesh Ventures (SEAF BV) has invested in Albatross Technologies Ltd. in Bangladesh, a battery recycling company that operates in an...