Aureos Southern Africa Fund invests in small- and medium-sized enterprises in Southern Africa, with a particular focus on Mozambique, Zambia and South Africa. The fund has a total capital of NOK 290 million. The main co-investors are CDC and EIB. The fund contributes management skills, strategy and business development, and acts to improve financial management and reporting in the enterprises. The long-term development effects of this effort include sound and viable enterprises, competence enhancement and transfer, places of employment and economic growth.