Despite access to micro-credit for years, rural micro-entrepreneurs are not getting out of the cycle of debt or poverty on account of small loan sizes, higher interest rates and shorter repayment tenures for borrowers. To equip financial institutions manage the default and enable them to lend on terms more favorable to micro-entrepreneurs, Shivani is building real-time credit scores for borrowers.
InVenture is a micro venture capital fund that empowers businesses to lift their communities out of poverty. InVenture connects developing businesses with the capital & training they to need to grow risk-free. Once these business begin turning a profit, a portion of that profit is reinvested into communities, into social initiatives aimed at solving the root causes of global poverty.