Original Source: Triodos Investment Management
Financial technology (fintech) has taken centre stage in the financial inclusion industry. Many believe that low cost, far-reaching digital solutions hold the key to reach out to the 1.7 billion people worldwide who are still excluded from formal financial services. Not only are fintech initiatives mushrooming, the number of investment activities is also increasing, including those by impact investors such as Triodos Investment Management.
Exploring the promise and the pitfalls
In the publication ‘Fintech: a game changer for financial inclusion?’ we explore the promise and the pitfalls of fintech for the financial inclusion industry. We share the results of a survey conducted with our investees and discuss what fintech means for us as an investor. We also shed light on our fintech investment approach highlighting some of our fintech investments.
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