2007 & Earlier

March 7, 2006

President Uribe Celebrates Launch of SEAF’s Colombia Fund

First diversified equity fund in Colombia attracts leading local pension and insurance investors.
February 1, 2006

LAVCA – In the Pipeline: Private Equity in Colombia

The Latin America Venture Capital Association (LAVCA) features SEAF in its discussion of private equity in Colombia.
January 19, 2006

Business goes “back to school” – CEED successfully launches pilot training programs in Varna and Burgas

CEED – the newest SEAF venture in Southeast Europe – has successfully broken ground in Bulgaria at the end of last year. In late November, the new Center hosted its first class in Marketing for young and dynamic entrepreneurs.
January 10, 2006

Small Enterprise Assistance Funds establishes SEAF South Balkan Fund

SEAF announces the first closing of the SEAF South Balkan Fund, which provides equity and quasi-equity financing, in combination with technical and managerial assistance, to South Balkan small and medium enterprises (SMEs). The Fund targets small SMEs established in the Republic of Serbia, Republic of Montenegro, Republic of Macedonia and Kosovo.
December 5, 2005

SEAF Investee, On.Net, helps Macedonia become world’s first ‘wireless’ country

SEAF investee On.Net, Macedonia’s leading wireless internet provider, is bringing wireless broadband coverage to virtually the entire country, and will elevate Macedonia from being third from the bottom in internet access in Europe to the world’s first ‘wireless’ country.