FINTECH FOR IMPACT: Initiative Between ING & Unicef

By |2020-10-07T10:50:19+00:00May 26th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , |

Recognizing that real social change entails group efforts across the private and public sector, longtime collaborators ING and UNICEF are conducting an investment pilot that seeks to leverage emerging technologies into opportunities for children, young […]

TWINCO: STARTUP WITH A “TECH FOR GOOD” ANGLE

By |2020-10-07T11:32:03+00:00May 14th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , |

Twinco Capital is a Spanish fintech founded in August 2016 by Carmen Marin and Sandra Nolasco.

 

The fintech offers their suppliers access to affordable funding, from purchase order to final invoice payment. Consequently, is a […]

CNote “Invest in people – Not products”

By |2020-10-07T11:57:25+00:00April 29th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , |

CNote was launched in 2017 by Catherine Berman and Yuliya Tarasava, who have decades of experience working in finance, venture capital, and private equity. In those past roles, they witnessed the wealth gap grow […]

FINTECH APPS: BEHIND-THE-SCENES ROLE IN COVID-19 CRISIS

By |2020-10-13T11:20:59+00:00April 14th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

During the COVID-19 outbreak Fintech apps are playing a critical, behind-the-scenes role in this new economic environment. The main reasons are the ability for Fintech to make financial services faster, cheaper and more […]

FINTECH: AN AGENT OF DEVELOPMENT IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA

By |2020-10-09T10:18:22+00:00January 20th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Africa is the continent with more indexes of poverty. Nevertheless, in the last 15 years there has been constant growth not just in a few, but in most of Sub-Saharan African (SSA) countries. Internal factors […]

Social FinTech Startup Tackling Payday Poverty Raises £40m – Wagestream

By |2020-10-08T08:17:39+00:00January 14th, 2020|Tags: , , , |

UK’s Largest Social Fintech Startup Investment?

Wagestream, a social FinTech startup founded only last year, has just secured a Series A funding round of £15m. In addition to this they have obtained a credit facility […]

Spain’s Social Enterprise Ecosystem – Accelerators & More…

By |2020-09-24T20:34:13+00:00July 16th, 2019|Tags: , , , , |

Although this site is primarily focused on Social FinTech, we’re still a big fan of all types of social enterprises – that’s why we’ve decided to post an article about the social enterprise ecosystem in […]

The Importance of Measuring Impact for Social FinTech Companies

By |2020-09-23T09:41:47+00:00November 8th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , , |

An increasing number of startups across the globe are developing large-scale business models that offer tech products and services applied to the financial sector with the intention of improving the lives of different segments of […]

7 Interesting Facts about Social FinTech Companies

By |2020-09-22T10:41:20+00:00September 21st, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , |

Coming back after the summer we have had a chance to take an in depth look at the first 60 FinTech companies with a social cause that have joined the socialfintech.org ecosystem.

Following are seven interesting […]

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