September 6, 2011

SEAF Metrics Included in the First Annual IRIS Data Report

Featuring metrics from SEAF's global portfolio, IRIS's first annual data report covers 463 impact investing organizations across 58 countries that collectively reach nearly 8 million clients & employ over 23,000 permanent workers.
August 9, 2011

SEAF Invests in Abhay Cotex – Technology Based Cottonseed Processor

Abhay Cotex employs a proprietary technology that conserves approximately 90% of the water and energy used during cottonseed processing, as compared to conventional methods.
July 27, 2011

SEAF Listed Among First Funds in Pioneering Portal for Individual Investors

SEAF lists three funds on Homestrings, an interactive web portal designed to link experienced, individual investors with promising opportunities in emerging markets that were previously only accessible to institutional investors.
July 25, 2011

SEAF Company Turns “One-Time Defaulters into Borrowers” – Bloomberg

Bloomberg.com highlights SEAF portfolio company Refinancia's efforts to redefine the debt collection landscape in Latin America, focusing on "amicable negotiations, rather than harassing phone calls or visits."
June 29, 2011

OpEd by SEAF BV’s Managing Partner: SME Capital Constraints & Solutions

In an OpEd piece for The Daily Star, SEAF Bangladesh Ventures' Fahim Ahmed explores the underlying cause inhibiting the growth of Bangladesh's SMEs - access to finance - and presents a potential solution to capital constraints.