Blending finance with blockchain, streamlining affordable housing, AI-fueled food in Chile, impact bonds in Latin America, co-investing with Backstage

  • Blending finance with blockchain, streamlining affordable housing, AI-fueled food in Chile, impact bonds in Latin America, co-investing with Backstage
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    Bamboo Finance, Moeda and the government of Togo launch tech-driven impact fund for tech-driven companies .
  • A Brazilian fintech startup popular with Chinese millennial investors has joined with the African nation of Togo to backstop a planned €100 million ($113 million) impact fund being raised by a Switzerland-based private-equity firm – all based on blockchain, of course.
  • Moeda , the Brazilian blockchain startup, and the government of Togo committed €10 million in first-loss capital to jumpstart the fund, announced by Bamboo Capital Partners at the African CEO Forum in Kigali, Rwanda.
  • Deciens Capital , a San Francisco-based fintech investor, led the round, which was joined by EO Ventures , a new impact fund started by Greylock Partners’ Bill Helman , Combine VC and impact angel investors from Austin Impact Capital and SV2 .

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