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Triodos Microfinance Fund update and insights

With the pandemic many of the Sustainable Development Goals have been seriously set back. How are microfinance institutions and banks navigating the COVID-19 pandemic and its economic impact and how can they contribute to attaining the Sustainable Development Goals?

How does this affect Triodos Microfinance Fund, and what is our outlook? What makes the 2021 wave(s) different from 2020, and what is the fund’s roadmap for 2022?

Also, we have asked Caspar Sprokel to take us on a deep dive into a recent equity investment in KoinWorks, a digital lending platform. This investment in Indonesia marks the first fintech equity investment by Triodos Microfinance Fund.

Register now and join us for this webinar, which also offers ample room for your questions. The live webinar will be moderated by Els Ankum-Griffioen, Institutional Investor Relations Manager.
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