Impact fintechs need private debt, not just private equity, to fuel their social mission

Impact investors are no stranger to private debt. But are they too shy about these instruments, right when impact-focused fintech companies need them the most? It’s a reasonable question for any institution, family office or high net worth individual intrigued by financial technology companies serving underbanked populations in developing markets. Having gained traction over the

Dutch development bank FMO adds €20 million to Green for Growth Fund

  • The Green for Growth Fund has loaned hundreds of millions of Euros to borrowers, ranging from a hydro-power developer in Albania, a bank in Egypt developing a line of green finance products, and a financial institution in Ukraine helping households reduce energy costs and consumption.