Economic recovery in times of COVID-19: The role of microfinance and fintech

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Responsible Investor in partnership with Triodos Investment Management

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Microfinance is proving more important than ever during COVID-19, both for crisis management and economic recovery. At the same time, providing micro-loans during this period is more challenging than ever. How are microfinance institutions and banks in emerging markets navigating COVID-19 and its economic impact? This webinar discusses how COVID-19 has underlined the importance of microfinance, and how - more than ever - financial technology (fintech) plays a role in giving people access to affordable and efficient financial products and services. Featuring: Peter Dunbar, CFA, Private Equity Senior Specialist at the Principles for Responsible Investment Tim Crijns, Fund Manager, Triodos Investment Management Maritza Cabezas, Investment Strategist, Triodos Investment Management Margarita Cherikbaeva, CEO Kompanion Bank in Kyrgyzstan Moderated by Tony Hay, Joint Managing Director, Responsible Investor

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