Cases & Deals

Arcadian Partners launches Teak Tree Investments to invest in Philippine provincial banks

Clients Arcadian Partners

Jones Day represented Arcadian Partners, a socially motivated venture focused on building the capacity of rural retail banks in Southeast Asia, in connection with the launch of Teak Tree Investments. Teak Tree will take stakes in, and provide consulting and capacity-building services to, provincial banks in the Philippines. Teak Tree's first-round of capital raising attracted a range of European and North American social investors with substantial experience funding micro-finance projects.