ERCUS ABACO Fund
Impact Investing is the practice of investing into funds, organizations and companies with the intention of generating measurable social and environmental impact alongside a financial return.
ERCUS-ABACO Fund was launched in 2016 to support Impact Investing and the growth of Agricultural, Rural and Food Startups through a USD$10 million fund to be invested over 5 years..
ERCUS-ABACO Fund will pursue investments where we can utilize our unique capabilities to help mission-driven companies to scale and to drive meaningful change. Impact investing has the power to bring the innovation, expertise, and resources from business to social causes.
We also look for eco-innovative ventures, which offers the potential for financial returns, as well as contributing to sustainable development.
Our goal is to enable the next phase of financial and impact growth for our partner companies, which are solving critical social and enviromental problems, and doing so profitably. We believe that our value-added approach, experienced team, and broad platform expertise will help our partner companies to thrive.
TYPE OF COMPANIES WE LOOK FOR:
Companies in the early stages related to the Agro-food sector, with components of Social and Environmental Impact and potential to incorporate new Technologies.
Companies that want to sell equity stakes (We do not grant loans).
Investment tickets from 1 million pesos, with subsequent investments up to 20 million pesos.
Expected return> 20% per annum.
Permanence of the Fund in the Company for 2 to 5 years.
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