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IFC commits USD 10m to SEAF Bangladesh Ventures

Washington – Small Enterprise Assistance Funds (SEAF) announces that the International Finance Corporation (IFC) has made a USD 10 million investment into SEAF Bangladesh Ventures (SEAF BV), SEAF’s investment vehicle in Bangladesh which has been actively investing in fast growing small and medium enterprises (SMEs) since…

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SEAF in Forbes: Sorting Out Impact Investing In A Changing Market

SEAF’s Bob Webster was interviewed for an article on Forbes.com about SEAF’s role in the growing Impact Investing space. The article touched on topics including investing in emerging markets, selecting businesses for investments, the tradeoffs faced in impact investing, and challenges in the space. Interviewed by Christopher Skroupa, Bob…

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SEAF Appointed as General Partner and Manager of Southeast Europe Equity Fund II

Washington, DC- SEAF announces its appointment, through wholly-owned affiliates, as the General Partner and Investment Manager of the Southeast Europe Equity Fund II, L.P. and affiliated vehicle (“SEEF II”). SEEF II is a $320 million, 2006 vintage private equity fund that made control and significant-minority…

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SEAF Launches SEAF Women’s Opportunity Fund

Washington – Small Enterprise Assistance Funds (SEAF) announces the closing of SEAF Women’s Opportunity Fund for Southeast Asia, in partnership with Investing in Women, an initiative of the Australia Government to catalyze inclusive economic growth and poverty reduction in South East Asia. The SEAF Women’s…

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SEAF Invests in Hill Animal Feeds in Tanzania

Investment will power up Hill to increase production of its animal feeds line DAR ES SALAAM, TANZANIA – The Small Enterprise Assistance Funds (“SEAF”), a global impact investment manager, has invested into Hill Animal Feeds & Agrovet Supplies Company, Limited (“Hill Animal Feeds”), a leading…

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ImpactAssets Releases Annual IA 50 Impact Investment Fund Showcase

Free Online Database Connects Investors to Fund Managers that Deliver Social, Environmental and Financial Returns ImpactAssets has released its 2016 impact investing showcase, the, a free online resource for investors and financial advisors. The sixth annual guide features fund managers representing private debt and equity…

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SEAF holds Fund Manager Training and Orientation

During the week of January 13th, SEAF conducted a 5 day comprehensive orientation and training for SEAF fund managers in Washington, D.C. SEAF (Small Enterprise Assistance Funds) is a global impact investment fund manager, having had over 35 funds in 26 emerging markets since 1989….

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David Mathewson Joins SEAF as President

SEAF announces that David Mathewson has joined SEAF as President August 10, 2016 SEAF announces that David Mathewson has joined the firm in the role of President. In addition to his role as President, David will chair SEAF’s Global Investment Committee and senior management team and support…

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