The Abuja-based company has developed a commodities exchange for products like sorghum, maize and cocoa sourced from more than 100,000 smallholder farmers.
A $1.5 million grant from Prudential will help SaverLife expand its white label savings app for companies, credit unions and other organizations.
- Privatization can result in higher fees and prices, lower wages, reduced transparency and perverse incentives
The U.K.-based fintech startup helps workers alleviate financial stress by allowing them to tap unpaid wages as they earn them.
- India's social stock exchange promises to diversify capital sources available to more than two million social enterprises across the country.
KKR is using its Global Impact fund to invest in nutrient monitoring, management and removal services for U.S. wastewater treatment facilities, in partnership with XPV Water Partners, a consulting and investment firm.
- To fulfill its potential to shape a more inclusive and sustainable economy, impact investing needs broader support for shared metrics and management systems, policy advocacy and other common infrastructure.