Eda Capital Connect 2009

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A short presentation of EDA CapitalConnect.

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Eda Capital Connect 2009

  1. 1. CapitalConnect Bringing Capital to Social Enterprises 1
  2. 2. CapitalConnect Bringing Capital to Social Enterprises Introduction CapitalConnect is an online marketplace that allows social enterprises, investors, and institutional lenders worldwide to communicate with one another, initiate financial transactions, and analyse market trends. 2
  3. 3. CapitalConnect Bringing Capital to Social Enterprises Promoters Promoted by EDA Rural Systems, a leading development sector consultancy, research, and capacity building organization. Parent company of Micro­Credit Ratings International Ltd (M­CRIL), a leading specialised microfinance credit rating institution in the world. 3
  4. 4. CapitalConnect Bringing Capital to Social Enterprises Inspiration M­CRIL has facilitated flow of funds to MFIs, but the lack of information exchange between actors continues to limit the flow of capital EDA CapitalConnect seeks to increase capital flows into the development sector by directly connecting funders and social enterprises 4
  5. 5. CapitalConnect Bringing Capital to Social Enterprises Market inefficiencies Absence of Communication Information Silos Benchmarks • Social Enterprises • Existing Lenders & • Absence of physically isolated, or Investors transparent, unfamiliar with global Unable to offload or industry­wide financial markets and divest their existing pricing partners portfolios, affecting benchmarks volume and pricing • Institutional Investors unable to identify sufficiently promising enterprises 5
  6. 6. CapitalConnect Bringing Capital to Social Enterprises Offering  A dynamic online platform where members can  create their own profiles  control which organizations can interact with them  search for participants with similar interests  initiate conversations that could lead to strategic partnerships  send offers to these organizations to buy or sell capital  Members have access to  aggregated information on interactions on CapitalConnect 6
  7. 7. CapitalConnect Bringing Capital to Social Enterprises Members  Social Enterprises For­profit or non­profit organizations with a social objective and an entrepreneurial approach  Institutional Lenders & Investors Capital providers across the spectrum  Promoter Investors Companies or Individuals 7
  8. 8. CapitalConnect Bringing Capital to Social Enterprises Benefits  Receive in­depth consultations  Identify new opportunities  Leverage an efficient marketplace  Make better­informed decisions  Join a secure network  Meet your strategic and privacy needs 8
  9. 9. CapitalConnect Bringing Capital to Social Enterprises Members’ profile Members Numbers Continents Sectors Investors 12 Africa Agriculture & Rural Innovations Social Enterprises 108 Asia Education Total 120 Europe Environment & Clean Energy Latin America Healthcare Inclusion North America Microfinance & Financial Services As of October 2009 Institutional lenders and Investors manage a total corpus of over US$332 million. 9
  10. 10. CapitalConnect Bringing Capital to Social Enterprises Partners The Global Social Entrepreneurship Competition 10
  11. 11. CapitalConnect Bringing Capital to Social Enterprises Contact Us EDA CapitalConnect 602, Pacific Square, 32nd Milestone NH8 Gurgaon 122001, India Telephone: +91 124 426 8707 E­mail : contact@edacapitalconnect.com 11

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