Aureos South Asia Fund is a loan and equity capital fund investing in small- and medium-sized enterprises in India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. The fund has a total capital of NOK 500 million. Our largest co investors are FMO, CDC and Trancentury. The fund expects to be fully invested by January 2011. Overall, the fund has seen a positive development of its portfolio. Aureos, in the role of a fund management company and with local teams, provides close follow-up to the enterprises, and through its board positions contributes to good corporate governance and strategy development.