Stockholm, Hong Kong – Sparks Eccho Group has announced the launch of a new development fund, which will bring in fresh formats for international audiences. The fund seeks to provide seed money to paper formats and existing ideas with the aim of piloting them and getting them to a stage where they are a sound business proposition. Eccho Rights, part of Sparks Eccho group, will provide distribution services. 

Investors for the fund are Sparks Eccho Group, Zebra Producciones (Spain), Kapa Studios (Greece) and Imagic (Middle East), who will govern the fund with an executive producer set to source for projects to be supported.