Author: Maelis Carraro

The role of inclusive fintech in supporting the world’s most vulnerable during COVID-19

Inclusive fintech in the time of COVID-19   After ravaging China and developed economies – Spain, Italy, France, the...

From the Valley of Death to a $14 Million Series A: Sokowatch, Quona and the Role of Philanthropic Capital

Catalyst Fund welcomes new cohort of inclusive fintech startups creating solutions to improve the financial health of underserved communities...

8 Steps for fintech startups: Planning a strategic response to COVID-19

As the COVID-19 pandemic unfolds around us, reported cases across most emerging markets are still relatively low. As of...

Is India the Next Battleground for African Fintech Startups?

Catalyst Fund welcomes new cohort of inclusive fintech startups creating solutions to improve the financial health of underserved communities...

Can fintech bridge the digital divide in India?

Authored in collaboration with Malika Anand Forecasters predict that Indians will conduct more than US$1 trillion in digital transactions...

Meet Catalyst Fund’s Venture-Builders

Catalyst Fund bets on talent to deliver tailored technical assistance Entrepreneurs apply to the Catalyst Fund for the money,...

What are Fintech CEOs saying about the future of inclusive fintech?

  An insight, an opportunity, and a challenge     Last week, an incredible community of entrepreneurs who are...

Tres pasos (y un mejor amigo) para encontrar la relación fintech-banco perfecta

Tres pasos (y un mejor amigo) para encontrar la relación fintech-banco perfecta     Para muchas instituciones financieras dar...

Montando (el) cohete hacia las microfinanzas digitales

Una revisión de las experiencias de los clientes con préstamos y depósitos de ahorros sin efectivo en Bangladesh  ...

Riding (the) Rocket to Digitized Microfinance

A review of customers’ experiences with cashless loan and savings collections in Bangladesh   Co-authored with Ashirul Amin  ...