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Bangladesh-Based SOLshare Raises $1.1 Million for Solar Microgrids – Mercom India

IIX Impact Partners, a debt and equity crowdfunding platform, announced that it has helped Bangladesh-based clean energy firm SOLshare close a $1.1 million (~₹81.9 million) financing round that will help fund smart solar microgrids to off-grid, underserved communities in the country. READ MORE

Impact investor Durreen Shahnaz: ‘we must go beyond social bonds’ – Global Capital

Durreen Shahnaz is founder and chief executive of Impact Investment Exchange(IIX), which says it created the world’s first social stock exchange. She tells Global Capital about how we can rebuild a better economy, with the help of capital markets, after coronavirus. READ MORE

SOLshare bags US$1.1m funding with support from IIX Impact Partners – The Business Times

BANGLADESH-BASED clean energy firm SOLshare has closed a US$1.1 million financing round supported by Singapore-based debt and equity crowdfunding platform IIX Impact Partners. READ MORE

Bangladesh-based SOLshare closes $1.1m financing round – The Daily Star

For the funding, the company was supported by IIX Impact Partners—the world’s most successful debt and equity crowdfunding platform for impact investing—through its network of impact investors. READ MORE

Bangladesh-Based Clean Energy Firm SOLshare Successfully Closes US$1.1M Financing Round With Support From IIX Impact Partners – Next Billion

Over the past decade, IIX has built a highway of support for enterprises across their stages of growth, effectively connecting them to capital markets through Impact Partners. With investors reeling from the market meltdown, we believe that RRI investment strategies will become the new norm. READ MORE

SOLshare Raises $1.1M in New Funding – future startup

First reported by the Daily Star, the funding round was supported by IIX Impact Partners – the debt and equity crowdfunding platform for impact investing and included follow-on capital from existing investors, Innogy New Ventures LLC and EDP Ventures and as well as undisclosed new angel investors from around the world.. READ MORE

Bangladesh-based clean energy firm SOLshare successfully closes $1.1m financing round – The Business Standard

IIX Chief Investment Officer and MD of Portfolio Management Robert Kraybill said: “IIX is thrilled to continue supporting SOLshare, following our 2018 investment through our IIX Growth Fund.. READ MORE

SEA Digest: IIX backs SOLshare; Gojek Xcelerate selects three startups – Deal Street Asia

Singapore- based Impact Investment Exchange (IIX) on Friday announced that it has backed the $1.1-million financing round for Bangladesh-based off-grid solar energy firm SOLshare. READ MORE

ESG investing cries out for trained finance professionals – Financial Times

Some courses are emerging from outside the business school sector. In April, for example the IIX Impact Institute — part of IIX, which was created to develop the world’s first listed exchange for impact investing companies — launched an online course called Measuring Impact for Sustainability. READ MORE

“Keeping Green and Impact in Focus – mondovisione

Impact Investment Exchange, a Singapore-based enterprise whose platforms connect impact investors with underserved communities, issued its second Women’s Livelihood Bond in January this year. The US$12 million social bond is listed on the Singapore Exchange and a third bond is being planned as part of the US$150 million series. READ MORE