Credijusto ve oportunidad fintech en el mercado pyme

Ante la falta de atención financiera al sector de pequeñas y medianas empresas (pymes), hay entidades financieras que han visto un nicho de oportunidad en éste y por medio de tecnología han sabido identificar y atender las necesidades de este segmento Read More

Originally appeared in El Economista on November 5, 2018

Distinct Commercial Approaches for Scalable Impact: The Elevar Method and The Rise Fund’s journey

Impact capital has long been referred to as “patient capital” or assumed to have subsidized returns and, thus, institutional-minded investors have shied away from entering the space, depriving it of needed capital. This is changing with many more investors, including commercially minded investors, realizing the potential of the impact landscape. Partnerships such as those between Elevar Equity, an early-stage... Read More

Originally appeared in The Economist on November 1, 2018

Samunnati raises Rs. 150 crore from responsAbility Investments, others

Samunnati Financial Intermediation and Services Pvt. Ltd, a non-banking financial services company (NBFC) focusing on loans to farmers and entities engaged in agriculture, on Tuesday said it raised Rs. 150 crore in a round led by responsAbility Investments AG, with participation from existing investors Accel Partners and Elevar Equity... Read More

Originally appeared in LiveMint on January 09, 2018

Elevar Equity and Ignia make US$7M investment in Tienda Nube/Nuvem Shop

Elevar Equity led a US$7m Series B in Tienda Nube (known as Nuvem Shop in Brazil), a cloud solutions e-commerce provider for entrepreneurs and SMEs in Latin America, with participation IGNIA and existing investors KaszeK Ventures, NXTP Labs, and FJ Labs. Read More

Originally appeared in LAVCA Venture Investors on September 6, 2017

CreditMantri raises ₹51.4 crore in Series B

CreditMantri has raised ₹51.4 crore ($7.6 million) in a Series B round led by Accion Frontier Inclusion Fund, managed by Quona Capital, along with Newid Capital. Existing investors including Elevar Equity participated in this round... Read More

Originally appeared in Business Line on March 6, 2017