Village Capital is getting into the fund management business, first with long-time partner MetLife Foundation’s $3 million program-related investments fund.
Catalyst Fund, managed by BFA Global and Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, will support 30 additional companies in Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, India, and Mexico.
The New York-based startup closed its seed round, led by ECMC Foundation, to help educational institutions identify students at risk of dropping out for financial reasons and provide emergency assistance.
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A $1.5 million grant from Prudential will help SaverLife expand its white label savings app for companies, credit unions and other organizations.
The U.K.-based fintech startup helps workers alleviate financial stress by allowing them to tap unpaid wages as they earn them.
Indonesia's lack of access to finance, coupled with deep mobile penetration, is driving the popularity of alternative credit and lending products, like FinAccel’s Kredivo.